Category Archives: Classes at BCC

BCC Launches New Program—Lunchtime Learning

written on December 23, 2014 // 1 Comment

In response to our community’s ongoing thirst for knowing “All Things Queer & Jewish,” BCC is launching Lunchtime Learning, conference […]

Telephone Torah Study: When Dreams Come True

written on December 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

In this week’s Torah portion— Mikeitz (Genesis 41:1-44:17)—Joseph interprets Pharaoh’s dreams and rises to power, his brothers journey to Egypt […]

Telephone Torah Study: Joseph in Living Color

written on December 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

This week’s Torah portion— Vayeishev (Genesis 37:1-40:23)—tells of Joseph’s foibles, dreams, trials, tribulations and most famously his technicolor coat. To […]

BCC Havurot & IKAR Cooking Class

written on December 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

  The Working Person’s Shabbat Dinner. Join BCC and our friends from IKAR on Wednesday, December 10 at 7:30pm in the […]

Telephone Torah Study: Wrestling With God

written on December 2, 2014 // 0 Comments

In this week’s Torah portion— Vayishlach (Genesis 32:4-36:43)—Jacob wrestles with the divine and for his efforts is renamed Israel.  Also, […]

Telephone Torah Study: Torah’s Great Dysfunctional Family

written on November 18, 2014 // 0 Comments

This week’s Torah portion, Toldot (Genesis 25:19-28:9) highlights one of the most dysfunctional families in Torah. Isaac and Rebekah have […]

Telephone Torah Study: Are You Kind?

written on November 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

This week’s Torah portion, Chayei Sarah (Genesis 23:1-25:18) tells of three important events: Sarah’s death and burial, Isaac and Rebekah’s […]

Telephone Torah Study: What was the Real Sin of Sodom and Gomorrah?

written on November 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

This week’s Torah portion, Vayeira (Genesis 18:1-22:24) recounts the hospitality of Abraham and Sarah, birth and binding of Isaac, the […]

Lech L’cha: Telephone Torah Study

written on October 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Lech L’cha (Gen. 12:1-17:27) sets Abram and Sarai (later known as Abraham and Sarah) on their great adventure. The portion […]

Telephone Torah Study: The Rainbow Covenant

written on October 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

Noach (Gen. 6:9-11:32) the second portion in the Book of Genesis is a hit list of favorite stories. Noah’s Ark, […]