A seemingly bizarre narrative in the Talmud describes an intriguing encounter between Rabbi Yehoshua and the sages of the school of Athens. While a superficial reading leaves us baffled, a deeper reading opens up worlds of perspectives on a clash of world views, methodologies and value systems.
The audio shiur consists of three segments:
1. A preliminary reading of the Talmudic text.
2. An analysis of the deeper meanings of this text- part 1.
3. An analysis of the deeper meanings of this text – part 2.