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from the maccabees to the mishnah

The Old Town Irregulars is a group of men and women who meet on alternate Tuesdays to explore the meaning of Holy Scripture in our daily lives.  See you on alternate Tuesdays at 7AM at the Table Talk Restaurant! All are welcome!

We have selected From the Maccabees to the Mishnah (3rd edition) by Shaye J.D. Cohen as our new course of study. We are going to review the first two chapters on 1) “Ancient Judaism” and 2) “Jews and Gentiles” (pp.1-49).

Here is a link to the new text:

https://www.amazon.com/Maccabees-Mishnah-Third-Shaye-Cohen/dp/0664239048/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1536066788&sr=8-1&keywords=maccabees+and+mishnah

Next Meeting:      Alternate Tuesdays at 7:00 am (Oct 2, Oct 16 etc)

Table Talk Restaurant (in Old Town, Alexandria, VA)

1623 Duke St, Alexandria VA22314 38.804176 -77.058395

(Btwn Reinekers Ln & Daingerfield Rd)

(703) 548-3989

The restaurant now does not open until 7:00 am during the week, but the doors are likely to be open even if you arrive before 7 am.  There is a parking lot on the east side of the restaurant that we can access off of Duke Street.  The location is within walking distance of the King Street metro station as well.