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Saturday, June 6 • 9:00pm - 10:00pm
Shabbes in Mecca: teaching Judaism to Muslims

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The disappearance of Jewish communities from the Arab world has a left a great thirst for information on Jews and Judaism. Through "People of the Book", an online project launched in July 2017, Elhanan tries to use religion as peace-building tool. This session will follow the project from an idea, to implementation, to the reactions in the Arab world. What have viewers found most significant? Where did he misstep and offend?

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Elhanan Miller

Elhanan Miller is the rabbi of the ACT Jewish community. Born and raised in Jerusalem, Elhanan completed a Master's degree in Islamic Studies and Middle East History at Hebrew University. His project "People of the Book", educating Muslims about Judaism, has garnered millions of views... Read More →

Saturday June 6, 2020 9:00pm - 10:00pm AEST