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Lecture: Waiting for the Messiah? Why are Jews so patient?
Date:Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Organization: McGill Department of Jewish Studies, The Canadian Jewish News, Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom Synagogue
Open to public
Location: McGill University, McIntyre Medical Building, Room 504 (Martin Theatre)
Address: McGill University, McIntyre Medical Building, Room 504 (Martin Theatre), 3655 promenade Sir William Osler., Montreal, QC, CA
Contact: Carlos Fraenkel
Phone: 514-398-6267

Leon Wieseltier, one of the most prominent Jewish public voices in North America and the former literary editor of The New Republic, will address this question in the Flegg Annual Lecture 2015 at McGill University. Come hear his lecture, “A Passion for Waiting: The Strangely Unexcited Messianism of the Jews.” ADMISSION IS FREE

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