Chabad Jewish Center of Greater St. Petersburg offering criminal justice course
Chabad Jewish Center of Greater St. Petersburg will offer an adult education course on the Jewish approach to criminal justice beginning Wednesday. “Crime and Consequence” is a six-part series. The course from the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute will address questions of crime, punishment and justice from a Jewish perspective. Topics will include “What’s the purpose of prison: punishment, deterrence or rehabilitation?” and “What’s Judaism’s position on the death penalty?” Classes will be held 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., at the Chabad Jewish Center of Greater St. Petersburg, 4010 Park St. N. Call (727) 344-4900 or go to ChabadSP.com for information.