Programs and Activities

Weekly Lectures

Wednesdays | 19:30 | Free with Museum Admission

  

20.12.17 – Words of Gad the Seer: Lost and Found, Prof. Meir Bar IlanBar Ilan Univ., (Hebrew)
   

27.12.17– Life and Not Death: Renewed Excavations at Beit She'arim, Dr. Adi Erlich, Haifa Univ., (Hebrew)


 

3.1.18  *A Lecture Series in collaboration with The Shalom Hartman Institute: "The Bible’s Greatest Ideas: A 21st Century View"* Lecture I  What Can the Bible Teach us About Today’s Families?, Dr. Orit Avnery, The Hartman Institute, Shalem Center (Hebrew)

 

10.1.18 – Excavations at el-Araj (Bet HaBek): Is the location of Julias-Betsaida found?
Dr Mordechai Aviam, Kinneret College (Hebrew)

 

17.1.18 – *A Lecture Series in collaboration with The Shalom Hartman Institute: "The Bible’s Greatest Ideas: A 21st Century View"* Lecture II
The Journey to the Homeland, Dr. Channa Pinchasi,Hartman Institute, (Hebrew)


 

24.1.18 – 15th Annual Dr. Elie Borowski Memorial LectureRoman Fresco, Stucco and Mosaic Pavements: Theory and Practice After Vitruvius, Pliny and the Archaeological Record, prof Ronny Reich, Haifa Univ  (English)

 

31.1.18  *A Lecture Series in collaboration with The Shalom Hartman Institute: "The Bible’s Greatest Ideas: A 21st Century View"* Lecture III From a New God to a New Man: Two Biblical Revolutions, Dr. Micah Goodman, Hartman Institute, Ein Prat – The Midrasha, (Hebrew)   

 

7.2.18  *A Lecture Series in collaboration with The Shalom Hartman Institute: "The Bible’s Greatest Ideas: A 21st Century View"* Lecture IV Who are the Jews: Genesis vs. Exodus, Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman, Hartman Institute, (Hebrew)


 

14.2.18  - New Finds Along The High Level Aqueduct to Jerusalem, Ya'akov Billig, Antiquities Authority  (Hebrew)


 

21.2.18 – *A Lecture Series in collaboration with The Shalom Hartman Institute: " The Bible’s Greatest Ideas: A 21st Century View"* Lecture V The Irony of Fate: The Meanings of Megillat Esther,  Rabbi Dr. Shraga Bar-On (Hebrew)

 

28.2.18  Purim – No Lecture

 

7.3.18Back to Qumran: Ten Years of Excavation at Qumran, DrItzhac Magen,Antiquities Authority (Hebrew)

 

14.3.18  Ezekiel's Visionary Temple in Babylonian Context, Tova Ganzel, Bar Ilan Univ, (Hebrew)

 

21.3.18  Capital City and a Border town in the Kingdom of Judah: A view from Jerusalem and Libnah, Dr. Joe Uziel (Israel Antiquities Authority); Dr. Itzick Shai (The Institute of Archaeology, Ariel University) (Hebrew)

 

28.3.18 – Gallery Talk – To Be Announced

 

4.4.18  Passover – No Lecture

 

11.4.18  Yom Hazikaron – No Lecture

 

2.4.18  To Be Announced

 


 

*Special Lecture Series
The Bible’s Greatest Ideas: A 21st Century View
The BLMJ and The Shalom Hartman Institute invite you to a journey to the ideas that stands behind the Jewish Culture. The lecture series explores the ideological foundations that were laid by the Bible for the Jewish culture of our time.

The discussion in the Biblical stories will shade a new meaning to the identification of the People of Israel as The people of the Book.

 


**All programs subject to change.