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Spring 2024 Course Offerings

Biblical Hebrew 1

This 12-week online course is open to students and non-students.  Each class runs for 90 minutes and will meet on Wednesday evenings at 7:00 PM EST.  It begins on Wednesday, May 1st, 2024.  

Dr. Lucille Alstine will be teaching this course.

Course Description:  This Biblical Hebrew course covers the Hebrew alphabet and parts of speech.  Students will learn to read and pronounce words, names, phrases, Bible verses, and prayers in Hebrew, utilizing both Hebrew script and transliterated examples.  They will also learn Hebrew words and phrases frequently used in Jewish culture in the US and Israel today.  This class is 12 weeks long.


The First Hebrew Primer: The Adult Beginner’s Path to Biblical Hebrew (3rd ed.).  Hebrew edition by Ethelyn Simon, Linda Motzkin, et. al. (1991).

Answer Book for the First Hebrew Primer by Ethelyn Simon and Dorey Brandt-Finell (2022).

The Tree of Life Bible

Tuition Cost: $110.00  (This course is open to students and non-students.)

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Also Coming in May 2024!

Biblical Archaeology: Ancient Egypt and the Old Testament with Ted Wright from Epic Archaeology.    

This online course will begin on Thursday, May 9th, 2024 at 7:00 PM EST.


Course Description:  This six-week online course will specifically focus on the Torah and how the knowledge of ancient Egyptian culture, history, and archaeology helps us better understand the meaning of the first five books of the Bible.  Numerous resources will be shared throughout the class.

Tuition Cost:  $99.00 (This course is open to students and non-students.)  Each session is 90 minutes long. 

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Besorah Class Information

Student Tuition for Certificate Classes:  $110.00 per regular course.  Books are in addition to tuition and need to be purchased by the student.

(Special classes vary in tuition cost and are open to both students and non-students.)

Most Textbooks available through Amazon and the Christian Book Distributors

Registering for Classes:  New Students must make application to the Institute and be accepted before signing up for courses.  (Applications posted under “Programs.”)   Click here for more information.

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For questions, registering for classes, or applying to become a student at Besorah contact:

Dr. Deborah Burd, President
Besorah Institute for Judaic-Christian Studies & Biblical Research
P.O. Box 278
Twinsburg, Ohio  44087
(330) 622-0481  or