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Friday, January 27 and Shabbat, January 28, 2023

Scholar, Rabbi Dr Jonathan K. Crane

We are very excited to announce that our 2023 Scholar will be Rabbi Dr Jonathan K. Crane of Emory University's Center for Ethics. His theme will be Jewish Ethics For Now: Ethics in A Changing World.

Rabbi Crane addresses pressing moral concerns in this quickly changing world by developing cutting-edge research in ethics and religion. He currently serves as the Raymond F. Schinazi Scholar of Bioethics and Jewish Thought at Emory University's Center for Ethics, Professor of Medicine, and as Professor of Religion in the Emory College of Arts and Sciences.

His areas of expertise include:

  • Jewish ethical perspectives on biomedical, social, political and warfare issues
  • Comparative religious ethics
  • Jewish theology, law and lore
  • Food studies and ethics

We invite you to read about his amazing career and broad ranging accomplishments at


About SIR

The Arnie Sweet Scholar-In-Residence program at Anshai Torah is held in memory of Arnie Sweet, who was a greatly admired leader of the Dallas Jewish community for many years.  Previous Scholars have included Yehuda Kurtzer, R. Bradley Artson, Daniel Gordis, Yossi Klein HaLevi, R. Yitz Greenberg, R. Ed Feinstein, R Donniel Hartman, R. Sharon Brous, Dr Deborah Lipstadt, David Makovsky, R.Naomi Levy and R. Brad Hirschfield

Thu, December 1 2022 7 Kislev 5783