The Good Question Podcast

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Come along for an illuminating journey as we talk with Jon D. Levenson, distinguished Albert A. List Professor of Jewish Studies at Harvard University and author of influential works including Resurrection and the Restoration of Israel and Creation and the Persistence of Evil: The Jewish Drama of Divine Omnipotence.

Delving into the realms of both literature and theology, Professor Levenson reveals insights about Judaism’s past and its enduring impact on subsequent religions. With his profound knowledge spanning Judaism, Hebrew linguistics, biblical exegesis, and rabbinic traditions, he provides a unique look into these compelling topics.

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  • The interplay between the Greek, Hebrew, and Aramaic languages
  • Linguistically speaking, what makes the Book of Job particularly challenging to study
  • Misconceptions surrounding whether Jews believe in resurrection
  • During what periods of time Rabbinic literature flourished

Tune in now – don’t miss out on this eye-opening conversation!

Visit Jon D. Levenson | Harvard Divinity School (HDS) to learn more about Levenson and his publications.

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