Live Online Classes

JTS offers multiple opportunities for adult learners across the globe to study online with our renowned faculty. Join an online class on your own or, if you’re an organizational leader, work with us to create a customized learning program for your community.

Join an Online Class

JTS offers online classes that create live, interactive opportunities for study with top-caliber scholars. Encounter compelling Jewish scholarship that brings the texts and wisdom of our tradition to bear on contemporary dilemmas. Courses delve deeply into specific areas of Jewish text, history, philosophy, religion, arts, and literature. 

Who It’s For  

Adult learners across the globe are invited to participate in our live online classes. All levels and types of Jewish learning background are welcome for most courses. Select courses are offered at an advanced level.

JTS also offers online learning programs designed specifically for Jewish clergy.

Biblical Hebrew at JTS

Would you like to read the Bible in the original on your own, without needing to rely on a translation? Enhance your understanding of and appreciation for the Biblical text through JTS’s online Biblical Hebrew program, which offers beginner through advanced courses.

Learn more about Biblical Hebrew at JTS

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Mar 4

A Queen in the Tomb of the Kings: An Ancient Monument and Its Modern Legacy

JTS | Timely Insights, Timeless Wisdom

With Dr. Sarit Kattan Gribetz, JTS Fellow and Associate Professor of Classical Judaism, Fordham University

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Mar 18

Law as a Moral Force: When President Truman and Chief Justice Warren Studied Talmud at JTS

Online | Timely Insights, Timeless Wisdom

Dr. Shira Billet will uncover a fascinating weekend in JTS history when Chief Justice Earl Warren and Former President Harry S. Truman came to JTS.

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Mar 27

On the Blood Libel (and Other Lies about Jews) 

Online | Community Courses | Online Learning

Dr. Elissa Bemporad. the Jerry and William Ungar Chair in East European Jewish History and the Holocaust and Professor of History at Queens College and the CUNY Graduate Center. will offer a snapshot of the specific social, economic, and political contexts that encourage the rise of anti-Jewish conspiracies in different times and places in history, including present-day America. 

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