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Sunday, November 17 • 10:10am - 11:10am
Whose House is it? House of Aharon and House of Miryam

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In the Hallel psalms, recited on holidays, the term Beit Aharon is used several times. As part of the ongoing work to make the liturgy more egalitarian, the question arises whether Beit Miriam is a legitimate substitution. Learn about the results of the investigation with a surprising midrashic punchline.

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Aliza Arzt

Aliza Arzt is a home care speech therapist and long-time member of Havurat Shalom of Somerville MA. She loves researching questions about Biblical Hebrew and often discovers new insights. In her free time she enjoys making pottery, keeping geckos, and practicing aikido.

Sunday November 17, 2019 10:10am - 11:10am
G-07 384 Harvard Campus