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Sh:ma: Listen Speaker Speaker Series Presents Professor Lawrence H. Schiffman

Judaism, Christianity and the Dead Sea Scrolls
Thursday, October 19 | 7:00 pm
Pere Marquette Gallery, 2nd Floor DuBourg Hall, Saint Louis University
1 N. Grand Blvd., 63103

Free and open to the public. For more information, email

Pharisees and Sadducees in the Dead Sea Scrolls
Thursday, October 19 | Noon-2:00 pm
Congregation Temple Israel
1 Rabbi Alvan D. Rubin Dr., 63141

A kosher lunch will be hosted by Congregation Temple Israel at no cost. RSVP required to Nancy Dubman at 314-442-3771 or

For additional information, contact Cyndee Levy 314-442-3754 or

About the Speaker
Professor Schiffman is the Judge Abraham Lieberman Professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies, Director of the Global Network for Advanced Research in Jewish Studies New York University. His areas of interest include Dead Sea Scrolls, Jewish religious, political and social history in late antiquity, the history of Jewish law and Talmudic literature.

Sponsored by Saint Louis University, Congregation Temple Israel, the Center for Jewish Learning and the Jewish Federation of St. Louis. Sh’ma: Listen! Speaker Series is generously funded by the Lubin-Green Foundation, a Supporting Foundation of the Jewish Federation of St. Louis, and Hank Webber and Chris Jacobs.

Sh’ma: Listen! Advisory Committee Chair
Rabbi Jeffrey Stiffman

Rabbi Tracy Nathan, Senior Educator, Center for Jewish Learning
Cyndee Levy, Director, Center for Jewish Learning

Jewish Federation of St. Louis
Gerald P. Greiman, Board Chair
Andrew Rehfeld, President & CEO