Ancient and Extinct Religions, 6-8 pm, Tu, begins April 4, ends April 18
April 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm$35
Learn about fascinating civilizations and religions that existed hundreds of years ago, and how they have impacted current cultures, a few of which still exist in some form. Specific ancient religions to be explored include Zoroastrianism, Gnosticism and Mammonism and how these civilizations and belief systems have influenced today’s thinking and practices. Explore what people believed, how they worshiped and why people have religion.
Instructor Rabbi David Rosenberg was born in Israel in 1950 and eventually came to the US. He began his religious at an early age in England at Gateshead Rabbinical Seminary and studied Biblical Hebrew, Arimaic, Talmud and codes. Returning to America in 1968, Rabbi Rosenberg attended Wright Junior College in Chicago where he studied Jewish Law and attained a Rabbinical Ordination at Telshe Yeshiva. Later he studied Comparative Religion, Early Christianity and Buddhism, and earned a BA in Religious Studies from the University of California Riverside. At Fuller Seminary he gained further education in Ancient Near Eastern Languages and Ugaridic studies. After meeting his wife he settled into a Rabbinic career with a strong background in ancient mid-Eastern religions, early Christianity and Judaism.
- April 4
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
- Event Category:
- Tamra Stark
- 623 544-6194