The Tosefta is a compliation of Jewish Oral Law from the 2nd century CE, the period of the Mishna.

In this class we are studying Tosefta Berachot using the scientific edition of the Tosefta written by Eli Gurevich. The class focuses on the text of the Tosefta from manuscripts, its original meaning, its relationship with the Mishna and the Talmuds, and the realia of the Land of Israel during the Roman period. Eli's book can be downloaded for free from his website at

Duration: Ongoing

Cost: Free. Donations accepted

When: Wednesdays at 7:30pm

Class will resume on Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014.