Jewish Studies: Exploring and Discovering Judaism

What’s calling you? You’ve always wanted to understand Hebrew?  You’re ready to delve deeper into your heritage or spiritual life?  You hope to visit Israel and would like to learn Conversational Hebrew?  You’d like to help someone you love explore Judaism and traditions?   You may want to consider particular, even personal matters a Jewish context, in Jewish coaching or Jewish Pastoral Counseling.  Perhaps you’re ready to join a class exploring the delights of Zohar

Learning  from Ancient Texts, Linking to Contemporary Life, Looking to Future Sustainability, Peace and Tikkun 

Jewish Spirituality Australia offers a broad range of courses and opportunity for private learning to fit your interests, passions, and schedule.  Learners of all ages and backgrounds are welcome.

Find our current courses on line, or contact us to discover how the topics below can be offered to suit your aims and interests.  From informal discussions to structured class instruction, from brief introductions to seminars, workshops, fully programmed Shabbatonim, retreats or extended immersion experiences, we can tailor our offerings to your needs.

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Hebrew  and Classical Texts Related Studies–Including but not limited to:

  • Aggadah
  • Bar and Bat Mitzvah Hebrew Education
  • Bible From the Beginning
  • Bible Studies (Thematic)
  • Chasidut
  • Chumash
  • Commentaries
  • Gemara
  • Interfaith Biblical Studies (Hebrew Bible, Christian Bible, Koran)
  • Jewish Ethics and Values
  • Jewish Law
  • Jewish Life Skills
  • Midrash
  • Mishnah
  • Pirke Avot
  • Philosophy and Jewish Thought
  • Responsa
  • Talmud
  • Torah Reading for Adults
  • Trope Training
  • Zohar

Maranatha History B 2014Jewish Studies–Including but not limited to: 

  • The American Jewish Experience
  • Arts, Judaism and Spiritual Expression
  • Affirmation / Heritage Studies (for those of Jewish Heritage)
  • Aging and Saging
  • Bad Boys and Wild Women of the Bible
  • Becoming a Better Jewish Teacher
  • B’nai Mitzvah Family Workshops
  • Chassidic Tales:  Opening the Heart and Lifting the Spirit
  • Children of Abraham
  • Considering Conversion
  • Demystifying the Zohar
  • Discovering Judaism
  • Ethical and Moral Issues: Jewish Responses
  • Exploring Jewish Spirituality
  • Festivals of the Jewish Year
  • Front Page Judaism
  • Frozen Chosen: Judaism in  Alaska
  • Holocaust Studies
  • Individuated Tutorial
  • Interfaith Families
  • Interfaith Studies
  • Israel Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
  • Jesus and Judaism Maranatha Teaching Festivals JSA
  • Jewish Creative Expression
  • The Jewish Life-Cycle
  • Jewish Meditation
  • Jewish Queer Studies
  • Jewish Spiritual Practices
  • Jewish Teens in a Non-Jewish World
  • Jewish Thought, History and Culture
  • The Jewish Year
  • Jewish Woman’s Studies
  • Jews and ‘Roos:  Jewish Life “Down Under”
  • Jews, Israel and History
  • Jew’s Views:  Sex, Drugs and Rock ‘n Roll
  • Judaism and Healing
  • Languages and Literatures of Judaism (Yiddish. Ladino, Hebrew, English and Beyond)
  • Nefesh Holistic Coaching
  • The (Not-So) Good (News about the) Samaritan
  • The “Not-Ten Not-Commandments”
  • The Many Judaisms of the Past, Present and Future
  • The Myth of “Judeo-Christian” Culture in Western History and Society
  • Tikkun Olam and Social Justice
  • Poetry and Judaism
  • Promises and Challenges:  Israel
  • A Rabbi, Priest, Imam and Monk Walk into a Bar – Ouch?
  • Raising and Mentoring Teens:  Jewish Approaches