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Do Jews believe in Heaven? The Afterlife in Judaism

Hosted By: Open Learning

Do Jews believe in Heaven? Or some other afterlife? These are common questions with no easy answers. Some Jews believe that there is no afterlife tradition in Judaism, but in fact, the afterlife has its own history in Jewish thought. This course will review the afterlife traditions of Judaism and will provide some startling insights into the effect of the afterlife on Jewish theology and traditional life.

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