Congregation Tifereth Israel

Kiddush Club | Lilith: First Wife or Demon Mother

October 28, 2023    
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Join us following services for this learning opportunity with guest speaker Dr. Krista Dalton, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, Kenyon College.

Description: The legends of Lilith stretch back to antiquity. To some Jews she was the temptress mother of demons, to others she was Adam’s first wife. This talk will walk through textual references to Lilith and explore why she continues to capture our attention today.