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Spring 2017: Survival of a Nation:
Exploring Israel through the Lens of the Six-Day War
 

A fascinating new six-session course starting in May.

Course Overview

One fateful week in June 1967 redrew the map of the Middle East.
Fifty years later, Israel continues to face numerous existential threats.
Experience an inspiring and thrilling account of what was then considered the most improbable and astonishing victory in all of military history.

Drawing on ideas of great Jewish writers and thinkers from throughout the ages, Survival of a Nation presents the Six-Day War as you've never experienced it before.

Its six sessions confront the impossible yet important questions of our time with affectionate and fervent patriotism, while also remaining realistic, and morally anchored.

This spellbinding course will sweep you up in its narrative force and abiding love for our nation's history and the best of its traditions, and will not let go of you until it's done.

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About the Course

Current course image

Spring 2017: Survival of a Nation:
Exploring Israel through the Lens of the Six-Day War
 

A fascinating new six-session course starting in May.

Course Overview

One fateful week in June 1967 redrew the map of the Middle East.
Fifty years later, Israel continues to face numerous existential threats.
Experience an inspiring and thrilling account of what was then considered the most improbable and astonishing victory in all of military history.

Drawing on ideas of great Jewish writers and thinkers from throughout the ages, Survival of a Nation presents the Six-Day War as you've never experienced it before.

Its six sessions confront the impossible yet important questions of our time with affectionate and fervent patriotism, while also remaining realistic, and morally anchored.

This spellbinding course will sweep you up in its narrative force and abiding love for our nation's history and the best of its traditions, and will not let go of you until it's done.

Read More

 

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Chicago: Bucktown | Hyde Park | Loop | Rogers Park
Suburbs: Elgin | Evanston | Glenview
Highland Park | Naperville | Northbrook
Oak Park | Skokie | Vernon Hills | Wilmette
Also in: Champaign | Peoria
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About JLI

JLI is a revolutionary concept in adult education. An unprecedented presentation of traditional Judaism in a highly professional, innovative, academically rigorous yet accessible format.


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