Lilith: Virgin or Seductress?

  • Sixth and I 600 I Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20001 United States

For women in their 20s and 30s.

In every era, Jews whispered about the Lilith. Depending on who you talked to, she was a demon or an individualist hero, a baby-killer or a proud feminist. Rabbi Shira leads a text study and discussion on this enigmatic character, too often shunted to the shadows of Jewish history. Discuss ways that women today are often placed in boxes or classified in ways that are neither nuanced nor helpful.