Kristine Garroway, Ph.D

Kristine Garroway received her Ph.D. from HUC–Cincinnati in 2009 and recently joined the faculty of HUC-JIR Los Angeles as visiting assistant professor of Hebrew Bible. Her research concentrates on children in the ancient Near East and the Deuteronomistic Histories.

The Succession of Moses

D'Var Torah By: Kristine Garroway, Ph.D

October 4, 2012
In the middle of Parashat Pinchas we find a curious passage suggesting that Moses is about to die (Numbers 27:12–22).1 In light of this fact Moses appoints a successor.

Who May Lead the People of God?

D'Var Torah By: Kristine Garroway, Ph.D

October 4, 2012
In this week's parashah, we learn about the uprising of 250 Israelites, led by Korah, Abiram, On, and Dathan, who are dissatisfied with the structure of the fledgling nation of Israel.