Dive into the Ancient World of the Samaritans

Posted: November 17, 2011

One of only 750 living Samaritans in the WORLD visits APU

Ben Tsedaka is a Samaritan Scholar
and will be visiting APU on Dec 5 & 6

Lecture on Monday, December 5
"The Israelite Samaritan Today: Ancient Customs in Political and Social Life of Palestinians and Jews in Israel."
Venue: Art Hallway by the Stamps Theological Library, APU's West Campus
When: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Monday Night only!!!
Don't miss the Dead Sea Scroll Exhibit in Duke 112 right next to the Art Hallway highlighting the fragment of Deuteronomy 27:4b-6a with variant found in Samaritan Pentateuch.
When: Before his lecture at 5:30 p.m. as well as after his lecture until about 8:30 p.m.

Lecture on Tuesday, December 6
"Most Significant Difference Between Samaritan Pentateuch and Jewish Masoretic [Traditional] Text Reflecting on Different Philosophies."
Venue: VIP Room, Felix Event Center, APU's West Campus
When: 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Note: This information is current for the 2017-18 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.