Virtual: RABBI TIRZAH FIRESTONE, Ph.D. - Wounds into Wisdom Healing Intergenerational Jewish Trauma

Date: December 10, 2020
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join Rabbi Dr. Tirzah Firestone as she offers hope to those whose lives have been shattered by trauma. Her new book, Wounds Into Wisdom, makes a compelling case that trauma legacies can be transformed and healed. Fusing contemporary neuroscience, psychology, and ancient Jewish wisdom and values, this work provides a roadmap for Jews, and all individuals and groups with trauma history, who wish to seize the power to change their lives.

Rabbi Dr. Tirzah Firestone is a Jungian psychotherapist, author, spiritual leader in the international Jewish Renewal movement, and founding rabbi of Congregation Nevei Kodesh in Boulder, Colorado. Widely known for her work on Jewish feminism and the modern applications of Jewish mystical wisdom, Firestone teaches nationally on ancestral healing and the common boundary between ancient wisdom traditions and modern psychology. Dr. Firestone's publications include With Roots in Heaven: One Woman's Passionate Journey into the Heart of Her Faith (Plume,1999), The Receiving: Reclaiming Jewish Women’s Wisdom (Harper San Francisco, 2003), Wounds into Wisdom: Healing Intergenerational Jewish Trauma (Monkfish Press, 2019). Drawing from neuroscience, depth psychology, and ancient Jewish sources, her latest work, Wounds into Wisdom, offers a roadmap for people of all backgrounds who wish to break free from limiting historical narratives, seize their power, and transform the future. Rabbi Firestone lives with her husband David in the foothills of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Supported by the Lichter family in honor and memory of George Lichter, who thoroughly enjoyed the Lunch and Learn programs.

Presented by the JCC Literary Consortium

In collaboration with Hadassah

We want to ensure our programs are available to everyone in our community. Please contact Jodi Zicklin at if you need assistance to participate

Registration closes one hour prior to start time.
The Zoom link will be emailed to you within 24 hours of the program's start time. This is a one-time use link and is not shareable.

Thursday, December 10 | Noon - 1 pm
$10 Talk only
$36 includes the book/author talk/curbside pick up
$39.50 includes the book/author talk/USPS delivery


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