Institute of Jewish Law

The Institute for Research in Jewish Law was the proud winner of the “Katz Prize for the Implementation of Halakcha in Modern Life”

The Institute for Research in Jewish Law was the proud winner of the “Katz Prize for the Implementation of Halakcha in Modern Life”

July 19, 2018

The Institute for Research in Jewish Law was the proud winner of the “Katz Prize for the Implementation of Halakcha in Modern Life” for the year 2018. This prize was awarded to the Institute for Research in Jewish Law for its years of work in the field of research of Jewish Law, its connection to modern law in general, and to Israeli law specifically.

Together with the institute the prize was awarded to Rabbi Asher Zelig Weiss, and Rabbi Yehuda Hertzel Henkin and Rabbi Joseph Tzevi Rimon.

Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law Workshop Meeting

Location: 
Room 357 (the Freimann Room, on the same floor as the law library)
Thu, 30/03/2017 - 13:00

 

Dr. Barbara Meyer (Tel Aviv University),

The Charge of Legicide

 

The sixth "Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law" workshop meeting.

This workshop is held as part of the research group "law as religion, religion as law" of the Institute of Jewish law.

 

To watch the workshop full schedule click here.

 

 

Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law Workshop Meeting

Location: 
Room 357 (the Freimann Room, on the same floor as the law library)
Thu, 09/03/2017 - 14:00 to 15:30

 

Professor Paula Fredriksen (Boston University and the Hebrew University),

"Paul, Origen and Augustine on the "Christian" status of Jewish law"

 

The fifth "Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law" workshop meeting.

This workshop is held as part of the research group "law as religion, religion as law" of the Institute of Jewish law.

 

To watch the workshop full schedule click here.

 

 

Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law Workshop Meeting

Location: 
Room 357 (the Freimann Room, on the same floor as the law library)
Thu, 02/03/2017 - 14:00 to 15:30

 

Professor Jeremy Cohen (Tel Aviv University),

"Thomas Aquinas, Observing the Mitsvot of the Torah, and the Problem of Supersessionism"

 

The fourth "Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law" workshop meeting.

This workshop is held as part of the research group "law as religion, religion as law" of the Institute of Jewish law.

 

To watch the workshop full schedule click here.

 

 

Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law Workshop Meeting

Location: 
Room 357 (the Freimann Room, on the same floor as the law library)
Thu, 29/12/2016 - 14:00 to 15:30

 

Professor Moshe Halbertal (Hebrew University),

"The Law as a Gift, and Love of the Law: Between the Tannaitic and Pauline Traditions"

 

The third "Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law" workshop meeting.

This workshop is held as part of the research group "law as religion, religion as law" of the Institute of Jewish law.

 

To watch the workshop full schedule click here.

 

 

 

Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law Workshop Meeting

Location: 
Room 357 (the Freimann Room, on the same floor as the law library)
Thu, 15/12/2016 - 14:00 to 15:30

 

Professor Gary Anderson (University of Notre Dame),

"Almsgiving Delivers from Death: Jewish, Protestant and Catholic Polemics about the Rewards that attend keeping the Mitsvot"

 

The second "Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law" workshop meeting.

This workshop is held as part of the research group "law as religion, religion as law" of the Institute of Jewish law.

 

To watch the workshop full schedule click here.

Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law Workshop Meeting

Location: 
Room 357 (the Freimann Room, on the same floor as the law library)
Thu, 08/12/2016 - 14:00 to 15:30

Professor Yisrael Yuval (Hebrew University),

"The Law of Inheritance and the Heritage of Law: Oral Law versus the New Testament"

 

The first "Jewish-Christian Polemic on the Nature of Law" workshop meeting.

This workshop is held as part of the research group "law as religion, religion as law" of the Institute of Jewish law.

 

To watch the workshop full schedule click here.

 

 

Guest Lecture - Prof. Michael J. Broyde

Location: 
The Institute of Jewish Law's Library
Tue, 20/12/2016 - 18:30

Prof. Michael J. Broyde (Emory University)

What should be the role of both governmental and private rabbinical courts in a liberal western democracy?

Commentator: Judge Ben-Zion Greenberger