Benay Lappe, the founder of SVARA: A Traditionally Radical Yeshiva — and, way back in Judaism Unbound’s earliest days, the first guest on our podcast — joins Dan and Lex for a conversation about conversion to Judaism in the Talmud. As it turns out, the process of becoming Jewish was a lot simpler for the early rabbis than it is today. But just how much simpler? To find out, listen in to this episode, the 8th in an ongoing mini-series exploring conversion to Judaism.
And guess what?? Fall 2023 Courses in the UnYeshiva (Judaism Unbound’s digital center for Jewish learning and unlearning) are open for registration! Learn more via www.judaismunbound.com/classes.