The Alan Papernick Educational Institute Endowment Fund presents: Jewish Law Today
Like any legal system, Jewish law is dynamic. It responds to new societal issues as they arise. In “Jewish Law Today”, Rabbi Schiff will address five twenty first century legal debates from the perspective of Jewish legal sources. Exploring relevant texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex current topics. How does Judaism inform these issues as we confront them in our own lives? What wisdom does Judaism offer that might illuminate these important legal conversations?
September 13, 2019 – Meat Lovers vs. Vegans in Jewish Law
December 6, 2019 – Organ Donation in Jewish Law
February 14, 2020 – Should We Still Care About Adultery?
June 26, 2020 – Coronavirus in Jewish Law
August 21, 2020 – Coronavirus in Jewish Law
Get up to 10 CLE ethics credits or Social Work Continuing Education Units (CEUs)!
Breakfast will be provided. Dietary laws observed.
With CLE/CEU credit: $35/session or $150 all sessions
Without CLE/CEU credit: $30/session or $125 all sessions
Underwritten by the Alan Papernick Educational Institute.
2019/2020 Continuing Legal Education Series
Friday, August 21 @ 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM
The full inclusion of people of all abilities is a core value of the Pittsburgh Jewish Community. Please discuss accessibility accommodations with the contact person for this event.