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Course offerings are subject to change.
Registration opens approximately three months before quarter begins.

Register here for all MJTI courses:  Jewish Studies, Rabbinic Studies, and Biblical Hebrew

  *Courses marked with an asterisk are limited to Rabbinic Studies students only.

 

 Summer Quarter

   August 20 - 24, 2017

  BH504

  Rabbinic Studies

  RS662-Residential Study 2 - Rabbi Kinbar and Rabbi Nichol

   *Courses marked with an asterisk are limited to Rabbinic Studies students only.

 

2017-2018 Academic Schedule

Fall Quarter Oct. 15-Dec. 17

T501 Shape of Messianic Jewish Theology – Dr. Jen Rosner

R501 Early Rabbinic Judaism – Rav Carl Kinbar

RS701 Congregational Growth and Development (Rabbinic Class)* - Rabbi Stuart Dauermann and Rabbi Rich Nichol

  BH501 Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 1a - Robin VanRiper

Winter Quarter Dec. 31-Mar 4

  H503 Medieval Judaism – Elliot Klayman

  SL501 Messianic Jewish Spirituality – Rabbi Joshua Brumbach

 RS652 Leading Shabbat and Weekday Services (Rabbinic Class)* – Rabbi Ben Ehrenfeld

RW681 Midrash Song of Songs Rabba – Rav Carl Kinbar

 BH502 Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 1b - Robin VanRiper

Spring Quarter Mar. 18-May 27

  R502 Early Rabbinic Judaism 2 – Rav Carl Kinbar

  RS702 Halakhic Process – Dr. Vered Hillel

  BH503 Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 1c - Robin VanRiper

Summer Quarter July 1- Aug. 31

            TBD

 


 

 Fall Quarter

 October 30-December 30, 2016

*Courses marked with an asterisk are limited to Rabbinic Studies students only.

 Core Course   (Required for all Rabbinic Studies and Jewish Studies graduate students)

SL502  Jewish Practices in a Messianic Context-Brumbach

  Elective Course

S604 Besorat Matthew in its Jewish Context-Rabinowitz

  Rabbinic Studies

RS651 Basics of Synagogue Worship-Rabbi Ehrenfeld

  Biblical Language Course

BH501 Biblical Hebrew I- Kinbar and Van Riper

   Winter Quarter

 

 January 22-March 24, 2017

 

  Core Course  (Required for all Rabbinic Studies and Jewish Studies graduate students)

 

  S501  Tanakh: The Beginnings of Judaism and the Jewish People -Dr. V. Hillel

 

 Rabbinic Studies

 

  RS502 Key Events in the Jewish Lifecycle - Rabbi  Nichol and Rabbi Dauermann

 

 Biblical Language Course

 

BH502  Biblical Hebrew II-Kinbar and Van Riper

 

  Spring Quarter

 

 April 23-June 23, 2017

 

  Core Course  (Required for all Rabbinic Studies and Jewish Studies graduate students)

 

S502  Apostolic Writings - Dr V Hillel

 

 Elective Course

 

  S603 Genesis: Advanced Parashah Study-Kinbar

 

Rabbinic Studies

 

  *RS503 Caregiving through the Changes and Challenges of Life-Rabbi Resnik

 

  Biblical Language Course

 

BH503 Biblical Hebrew III-Kinbar and Van Riper

 

 Summer Quarter

 

 August 20 - 24, 2017

 

 Rabbinic Studies

 

RS662-Residential Study 2 - Rabbi Kinbar and Rabbi Nichol

 

  *Courses marked with an asterisk are limited to Rabbinic Studies students only.

 

  


 

  2015-2016 Academic Schedule 

 (Course offerings are subject to change)

 Winter Quarter

 January 3 - March 4, 2016

School of Jewish Studies

School of Jewish Studies Program -  Graduate Courses

H510 Jewish Christian Relations - Instructor:  Dr. Rosner

H601 Seminar:  Holocaust Studies - Instructor:  Dr. Friedman

Messianic Jewish Spirituality - Instructor:  R Saal

 Biblical Language Courses

BH102 Introduction: Biblical Hebrew 2 - Instructor:  Kotting   Online/conference call  December 6, 2015 - January 15, 2016

 Foundation Courses

F127 Sephardic Jewry: From the Spanish Expulsion and Beyond - Instructor:  R. Elliot Klayman  January 3 - February 26, 2016

 

 School of Rabbinic Studies

Rabbinic Studies Program - Graduate Courses

RS652 Leading Shabbat and Weekday Worship Services - Instructor:  R. Brumbach

 

Spring Quarter

March 27 - June 3, 2016

School of Jewish Studies

Jewish Studies Program - Graduate Courses

S620 Messianic Jewish Hermeneutics - Instructor:  Saal

R501 Early Rabbinic Judaism 1 - Instructor:  R. Kinbar

Biblical Language Courses

  BH103 Introduction: Biblical Hebrew 3 - Instructor:  Kotting  Online/Conference Call  February 7 - March 18, 2016

 

BH104Introduction: Biblical Hebrew 4 - Instructor: Kotting   Online/Conference Call  April 3 - May 13, 2016

 Foundation Courses

F129 The Jewish Way of Mussar - Instructor:  R. Resnik   March 27 - May 20, 2016

 

School of Rabbinic Studies

 

Summer Quarter

June 26 - August 26, 2016

School of Jewish Studies

  F130  Navigating the Web - Instructor:  J. Klayman  

 

 School of Rabbinic Studies

Rabbinic Studies Program - Graduate Courses

RS661 Residential Study

 

 


 2015-2016 Academic Schedule 

 (Course offerings are subject to change)

 

  Fall Quarter

 

October 11- December 11, 2015

 

School of Jewish Studies

 

Jewish Studies Program - Graduate Courses

 

 T606  Introduction to Jewish Philosophy - Instructor:  Luzatti

 

 H504 Modern Judaism - Instructors:  R. Kinzer and Dr. Rosner

 

  S606 World of the Apostolic Writings - Instructor:  Dr. Hillel

 

 Biblical Language Courses

 

BH101 Introduction:  Biblical Hebrew 1 - Instructor:  Kotting  Online/conference call October 11 - November 20, 2015

 

 

 

Foundation Courses  

 

F125 Genocide, Jews and Justice - Instructor:  Monique Brumbach  October 25 - December 11, 2015

 

F126  Paul, the Misunderstood Rabbi - Instructor:  R. Kasdan  October 11 - November 27, 2015

 

 

 

School of Rabbinic Studies

 

Rabbinic Studies Program - Graduate Courses

 

RS501 The Personal Life of the Spiritual Leader - Instructor:   R. Saal

 

 

 2014-2015 Academic Schedule

1st Quarter 2014-2015

 Graduate Courses ~ October 19 - December 22, 2014

  T501 The Shape of Messianic Jewish Theology - Instructor:  Rosner

 H503 Medieval Judaism - Instructor: Hillel

 

Foundation Courses  ~ October 19 - December 15, 2014

 F118 Jewish Atonement and the Messiah - Instructor:  Leman

 F119 Jewish Customs - Instructor:  Kasdan  Also offered onsite at Messianic Jewish Institute of San Diego

 

Biblical Languages 

 H101 Introduction to Biblical Hebrew I - Instructor:  Kotting  Online/Conference Call  Special course dates: October 5 - November 9, 2014

 GR101 Introduction: Koine Greek I - Instructor:  Hillel Online/Conference Call  Special course dates: October 20-November 24, 2014

 

Cantorial Arts Courses ~ October 19 - December 22, 2014

  C602 The Art of Chanting Brit Chadasha - Instructor: Cantor Isachar-Benjamin

  C603 Shabbat Repertoire - Instructor:  Cantor Isachar-Benjamin

 

2nd Quarter 2014-2015

 

Graduate Jewish Studies Courses ~ January 4 - March 9, 2015

  S608 Seminar in Apostolic Writings and the Qumran Community - Instructor:  Hillel

 Foundation Courses ~ January 4 - February 23, 2015

  F120 Holocaust Studies- Instructor:  E. Klayman  Also offered on site at Messianic Jewish Institute of San Diego

 

 F123 The Early Rabbis: Mishnah, Midrash and Mysticism - Instructor:  Brumbach  Also offered on site at Los Angeles campus

 Biblical Languages 

  H102  Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 2 - Instructor:  Kotting  Online/Conference Call   Special course dates: November 23 - December 21, 2014 and January 4 - 11, 2015

 

 GR102 Introduction: Koine Greek 2 - Instructor: Hillel  Online/Conference Call   Special course dates: December 7-28, 2014 and January 4 -11, 2015

 Graduate Rabbinic Studies Courses ~ January 4 - March 9, 2015

   RS504 Toward a Messianic Jewish Communal Ethic - Instructor: Rabbi Saal

 

Cantorial Arts Courses ~ January 4 - March 9, 2015

 

 C601 The Art of Chanting Megilot - Instructor: Cantor Isachar-Benjamin

 

 C606 Religious School Curriculum and Choir Formation - Instructor: Cantor Isachar-Benjamin

3rd Quarter 2014-2015

Graduate Jewish Studies Courses ~ March 22 - May 26, 2015

 T601 God and Messiah - Instructor:  Kinzer

 S501  Tanakh:The Beginnings of Judaism and the Jewish People - Instructor:  Vowell

  SL602 Messianic Jewish Pastoral Care - Instructors: R. Resnik and R. Klayman

Foundation Courses ~ March 22 - May 11, 2015

 F122  Marriage Renewal: A Paradigm for Relationship Building - Instructors: M. Silberling and R. Silberling

 F124 The Divinity of Messiah - Instructor: Leman

Biblical Languages 

 H103 Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 3 - Instructor:  Kotting  Online/Conference Call   Special course dates: February 1 - March 8, 2015

  GR103 Introduction Koine Greek 3 - Instructor:  Hillel Online/Conference Call  Special course dates: February 2-March 9, 2015

Graduate Rabbinic Studies Courses ~  March 22- May 26, 2015

 RS652 Leading Shabbat and Weekday Worship Services - Instructor:  Rabbi Brumbach

Cantorial Arts Courses ~ March 15 - May 14, 2015

  C604 High Holidays Repertoire - Instructor:  Cantor Isachar-Benjamin  Special course dates  March 15-May 11, 2015

 

  C605 Life Cycle Music - Instructor:  Cantor Isachar-Benjamin  Special course dates March 19-May 14, 2015

 

 4th Quarter 2014-2015

 

Biblical Languages

 

 H104 Introduction:  Biblical Hebrew 4 - Instructor: Kotting  Online/Conference Call   Special course dates: Mar 29 - May 17, 2015

 

 GR104 Introduction: Koine Greek 4 - Instructor: Hillel  Online/Conference Call  Special course dates:  March 22-May 3, 2015

 

GR105 Introduction Koine Greek 5 - Instructor: Hillel Online/Conference Call  Special course dates:  May 17-June 21, 2015

 

 


1st Quarter 2013-2014

 Graduate Courses ~ October 13 - December 16, 2013

Master of Jewish Studies Courses

 H504 Modern Judaism - Instructor: Kinzer

  S620 Messianic Jewish Hermeneutics - Instructor: Saal

 SL502 Jewish Practices in Messianic Context - Instructor: Friedman Special Course Dates: October 6-December 23, 2013

 Rabbinical Courses 

   RP 510 Congregational Growth and Development - Instructors: Rabbi Nichol and Rabbi Dauermann

 Cantorial Arts Courses

 C501 The Art of Chanting Torah - Instructor:  Isachar-Benjamin

 C502 Shabbat Evening Repertoire - Instructor: Peter Gordon

Foundation Courses ~ October 13 - December 2, 2013

 F113 Jewishness of the New Testament - Instructor: Kasdan   Also offered onsite at Messianic Jewish Institute of San Diego, CA

 F116 Answering Jewish Objections to Jesus - Instructor: Chabot  Special Dates November 3-December 23, 2013

 H101 Introduction: Biblical Hebrew 1 - Instructor: Kotting  Online/Conference Call  Special Course Dates: October 6-November 10, 2013

 2nd Quarter 2013-2014

 Graduate Courses ~ January 5 - March 10, 2014

 Master of Jewish Studies Courses 

 H510 Jewish-Christian Relations - Instructor: Rosner 

 R607 Midrash and Scripture - Instructor: Kinbar  Special dates: January 5 - March 14, 2014 

Rabbinical Courses 

 RP502 The Personal Life of the Effective Leader- Instructor: Rabbi Saal 

Cantorial Arts Courses 

 C503 The Art of Chanting Haftarah - Instructor:  Isachar-Benjamin 

 RP502  The Personal Life of the Effective Leader- Instructor: Rabbi Saal 

Foundation Courses ~ January 5 - February 24, 2014 

 F114 Healing Prayer: The Messianic Jewish Way - Instructor: Joiner Also offered onsite at Ruach Israel in Needham, MA  Special dates: January 26 - March 10, 2014 

  F104 Messianic Jewish Spirituality - Instructor: Brumbach   Also offered onsite at Ahavat Zion in Los Angeles, CA 

 H102 Introduction: Biblical Hebrew 2 - Instructor: Kotting  Online/Conference Call  Special Course Dates: December 1, 2013-January 12, 2014

 

 3rd Quarter 2013-2014

 

 Graduate Courses ~ March 23 - June 2, 2014

 

Master of Jewish Studies Courses

 

 S502 Apostolic Writings - Instructor: Rudolph

 

 R608  2nd Temple Jewish Sources: Hillel

 

 SL501 Messianic Jewish Spirituality - Instructor: Saal

 

Rabbinical Courses

 

 RP511 The Basics of Synagogue Worship - Instructor: Rabbi Raker Ehrenfeld

 

Cantorial Arts Courses

 

 C505 What is Jewish Liturgical Music? - Instructor: Isachar-Benjamin

 

 RP511 The Basics of Synagogue Worship - Instructor: Rabbi Raker Ehrenfeld

 

Foundation Courses

 

 F115  The Mitzvah of Presence: Serving the Sick and Bereaved - Instructor: Resnik  Special course dates: April 6 - June 2, 2014

 

 F117 Rabbinic Literature - Instructor: Klayman  Also offered onsite at Kehilat Ariel in San Diego, CA Special course dates: April 22-June 9, 2014

 

 H103 Introduction: Biblical Hebrew 3 - Instructor: Kotting  Online/Conference Call   Special Course Dates: February 2-March 9, 2014

4th Quarter 2013-2014

 

Graduate Courses ~ June 15-August 18, 2014

 

Rabbinical Courses

 

 RP504 Sermon Preparation and Delivery - Instructor: Rabbi Nichol Special course dates: July 18-21, 2014 at the UMJC Conference in Chicago, IL

 

Cantorial Arts Courses

 

C599 Internships - Students will be required to submit a live video recording of themselves leading a service in a congregation. They will be responsible for organizing and planning all musical components of the service and are required to demonstrate excellence in solo singing and chanting Torah, Haftarah and Brit Chadasha. The service will include an adult and children’s choir as well as instrumental accompaniment and congregational participation.

 

 Foundation Course ~ March 30 - May 18, 2014

 

 H104 Introduction: Biblical Hebrew 4 - Instructor: Kotting Online/Conference Call   

 

 2012-2013 Academic Schedule 

  Past Courses  - 1st Quarter 2012-2013

     Online Graduate Courses  - Oct. 14 - Dec. 17, 2012

 H510 Jewish-Christian Relations -  Instructor:  Kinzer 

 R501 Early Rabbinic Judaism 1 - Instructor: Kinbar 

 SL601 Toward a Messianic Jewish Communal Ethic - Instructor: Saal

Foundation Course - Oct. 14 - Dec. 3, 2012

  F110 Introduction to Talmud - Instructor: Kasdan  Also offered onsite at Kehilat Ariel in San Diego, CA 

Foundation Course - Oct. 21 - Dec. 3, 2012

 H101 Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 1 - Instructor: Kotting  Online / Conference Call 

Foundation Course - Oct. 28 - Dec. 17, 2012

  F108 Jewish Mysticism - Instructor: Brumbach  Also offered onsite at the LA Center

 2nd Quarter 2012-2013

Online Graduate Courses  - Jan 6 - March 18, 2013

 H503 Medieval Judaism - Instructor: E. Klayman

 R502 Early Rabbinic Judaism 2 - Instructor: Kinbar

Rabbinical Explorations Course - Jan 23-25, 2013

      Exalting Yeshua in Messianic Jewish Sacred Space - Instructor: Ehrenfeld Onsite only at the LA center

Foundation Courses - Jan 6 - March 4, 2013

 F107 Jewish Holidays - Instructors - Joyce & Elliot Klayman Also offered onsite at the LA Center

 H102 Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 2 - Instructor: Kotting Online/Conference Call

 

3rd Quarter 2012-13

Online Graduate Courses -March 24 - June 3, 2013

 T501  Messianic Jewish Theology - Instructor: Kinzer

 S501 Tanakh: The Beginnings of Judaism and the Jewish People - Instructor: Sparks

Foundation Courses

  F111 Jewish-Christian Relations - Instructors: Hillel and Harvey

  • Online class - April 14 - June 10

 F109  Shaping Messianic Jewish Communal Ethics -  Instructor: Saal

  • Onsite class at the Shalom Company in Bloomfield, CT - April 9th - June 3
  • Online class - April 14 - June 10

   F112  Zionism - The Biblical Foundation - Instructor: Resnik

  • Onsite at Adat Yeshua in Albuquerque, NM - April 10 - June 12
  • Online class - April 14 - June 12

 H103 Introduction to Biblical Hebrew 3 - Instructor:  Kotting 

  • Online / Conference Call class - April 7 - June 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

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