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Who Wrote the Bible? A Look at the Documentary Hypothesis with Rabbi Jeffrey Abraham


  • University Presbyterian Church 300 Bushnell Avenue San Antonio, TX, 78212 United States (map)

Dates: Two Tuesdays, Oct. 23 and Nov. 6
Time: 7-9 p.m.
Tuition: $30 before Oct. 16, $35 after

Was the Bible written completely by God or did humans play a role in writing the Bible?
Join Rabbi Abraham for this exciting course based on Richard Elliot Friedman’s book,
Who Wrote the Bible? The course will explore the evolution of the Documentary Hypothesis as well as what different strands of contemporary Judaism believe about who wrote the Bible.
Rabbi Jeffrey Abraham joined Congregation Agudas Achim as Senior Rabbi in July 2014. Ordained at the Jewish Theological Seminary, he received a Master’s in Jewish Education, as well as double Bachelor’s degrees in JewishStudies and Hebrew Letters. He has grown Agudas Achim by about 150 family units to more than 600 families since his arrival. Named as one of the prestigious “40 under 40” by the San Antonio Business Journal, he is the first clergy to ever receive this award. He is trained as community organizer with JOIN for Justice, is a professional affiliate with the Jewish Outreach Institute and has worked on a number of Keruv initiatives to reach out to interfaith families.

Register here.