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Humanistic Judaism Study Group - KS Community Room

The topic this month is exploring Baruch Spinoza and his contributions as a precursor to secular humanistic Judaism.

A brief introduction to Spinoza is attached from the book Judaism in a Secular Age. The authors see Spinoza as a precursor to what eventually became Secular and Humanistic Judaism. Spinoza rejected atheism and Judaism. He developed a pantheistic philosophy in which God was everywhere. Spinoza also formulated a principle of rational criticism that included questioning sacred texts, including the Bible. Do you see Spinoza as a precursor to Humanistic Judaism?


Earlier Event: February 19
ATAC (Awaken to Action Coffee) - TBD
Later Event: February 24
Hillsdale Quakers - KS Community Room