Halima Krausen is a Muslim scholar and teacher who is a member of the College's interfaith committee and JCM planning team. Having studied Islamic theology, Halima now teaches in Muslim study circles in Germany, the UK and beyond. After many years of interfaith dialogue, she greatly enjoys teaching and studying with people from other religious traditions, focusing on source texts and their interpretations.
Studying this Parashah as Muslim theologian using my own traditional 'toolbox' rather than Jewish methodology is an unending journey of discovery. Just three thoughts:
The views expressed in this D’var Torah do not necessarily reflect the position of Leo Baeck College.