Support this listing by sharing it with your social network

With common restrictions in the areas of marriage and divorce, ritual and political leadership, Muslim and Jewish women have similarly complicated relationships with their classical religious texts. This course allows women of both faith backgrounds to study these textual traditions together. Please note that this course is only open to Jewish and Muslim women.

Each week, the class will explore texts from the Torah, Quran, Talmud, Hadith, midrash, and tafsir, as well as academic, feminist, and other contemporary women’s interpretations of traditional Islamic and Jewish sources.

This class is presented in partnership with the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre (MNJCC), and the University of Toronto Multi-Faith Centre for Spiritual Study, with classes taking place at all three centres.

Your Email:

Website URL:

Dates/Locations: October 18, 25; November 1 – MNJCC (750 Spadina Avenue, Toronto) November 8,15,22 – Noor Cultural Centre November 29 – University of Toronto Multi-Faith Centre (569 Spadina Avenue, Toronto) Time: 6:30 – 8:30 pm Course Fee: $200 (special youth rates available upon application)

Contact Information:

Find More Listings from Noor Cultural Centre?

Recent posts

Jun 12,2019


It is our greatest pleasure to extend an invitation to you and ask for your... Read more

Jun 05,2019


Please join us on Sunday, September 22, 2019, for our annual Pink Diamond Fundraising Gala - The city's most... Read more

Mar 21,2019

Hope for Hearts Annual Yogathon

The Hope for Hearts Yogathon supports the SickKids Exercise Medicine Program. The annual Yogathon is... Read more

Feb 21,2019

Women Who Dare To Be Powerful · Toronto

Actions and Detail Panel Women Who Dare To Be Powerful · Toronto Thu, 7 March... Read more