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Jewish Philosophy - Duties of the Heart: Trust in G-d (PRE201)

Formerly Philosophy - Religious Ethics 201 - Duties of the Heart: Trust in G-d (PRE201)
50 hours (40 weeks).
Mercaz HaTorah, Talpiot, Jerusalem, Israel.
August 1991 - Present.
Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to distinguish between the concept of trust and related concepts, such as faith and explore the similarities and differences between the views of  leading Jewish philosophers of the Middle Ages.


This course is a year-long study of the concept of Trust in G-d with particular attention focused on the philosophical dimensions and psychological consequences of this attribute. Related topics such as reward and punishment are also studied.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Judaic Studies or Religion (4/94) (5/99 revalidation) (7/01 revalidation) (8/08 revalidation) (11/14 revalidation) (12/19 revalidation).