H3003 HEBREW LIFE CYCLE CUSTOMS
The Hebrew Life Cycle Customs course examines the Torah based customs around pregnancy, birth, coming of age, marriage, death and mourning via Torah, the Hebrew language and how these customs are preserved among African Hebrews.
About this course
In this course you will learn a Hebraic way to undergo pregnancy, celebrate birth, take our youth through coming of age ceremonies based on scripture, the steps to a Hebraic engagement and wedding, Torah based funeral and mourning practices and where these customs are preserved in Africa and the diaspora. This course is a must for Morehs, Morahs, Rabbis, Pastors, Bishops, Apostles, Ministers or any Hebrew who wants to correctly bring themselves, their family, their assembly or community through the stages of the life cycle. Through readings, video clips and writing we will examine how to properly undergo Hebraic life cycle events such as birth, coming of age, marriage and death.
What you'll learn
Hebraic customs around pregnancy, postpartum separation Torah law and baby naming and dedication ceremonies.
Hebraic coming of age ceremonies for Hebrew children and how the Bar Mitzvah was developed in West Africa.
The Customs for a Hebraic Engagement (Betrothal), wedding and newlywed period according to scripture
Hebraic Torah based customs for death, burial and mourning.
What Life Cycle events are in Hebraic tradition and how the above life cycle customs are practiced in Africa and the diaspora today.
8-Weeks of Interactive Courses
Up to 3hours
*$150 USD Stdnt
Hebrew Life Cycle Customs: Birth, Coming of Age, Marriage & Death
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*Price of classes may very depending on the status you chose on the application. Price for each course is $150 USD for US students, $75 USD for international students. Price for US auditors is $120 USD and $60 USD for international auditors.