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Personal profile

Research interests

My expertise is rabbinic Judaism; the Early Period ( Antiquity) , the Middle Ages and the Modern period .
I am also intrested in mysticism and magic, mostly in the Jewish context.

Current courses

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The courses that i teach are the following:


Judaica - Introduction  U20025

Judaica - Textreading U20026

Biblestudies - unit on Judaism U10030

Biblestudies - unit on Judaism (Englisg BA-program) U10103

External positions

Board of the organisation (pardes)

2 Mar 2017 → …

Board of the organisation (CRINT)

2 Jun 2016 → …

Advisior on jewish subjects (Beth Shalom Cordaan)

15 Jul 2012 → …

Teacher (Levisson Instituut)

1 Sep 2010 → …

Teacher (CRESCAS)

1 Sep 2010 → …

Board of the organisation (OJEC)

2 Oct 2004 → …


  • Judaism, Early/Ancient
  • Jews In Modernity
  • Judaism, Modern
  • Judaism And Christianity, Relationship Between

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Mysticism Arts & Humanities
Rabbinic Arts & Humanities
Water Arts & Humanities
Magic Arts & Humanities
Calendar Arts & Humanities

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Research Output 2004 2019


Translated title of the contribution: Een ZijspoorMock, L. (ed.), Hagbi, Y. (ed.) & vd Heide, A. (Translator), May 2019, Amsterdam: Amphora Books. 86 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingPopular

Mosjé Mozes Moesa: De man Gods in interreligieus persepctief

Poorthuis, M., Mock, L., Moulay, A. & van Eenennaam, E., Jan 2019, Amsterdam: Amphora Books. 141 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookProfessional

Rachel de dichteres: Gedichten

Mock, L. (ed.), Hagbi, Y. (ed.) & Broeks, D. (ed.), Jun 2018, Amsterdam: Amphora Books. 108 p. (Hebreeuwse Bibliotheek; vol. II)

Research output: Book/ReportBook editingPopular

'Zelfs tot honderd keer': Discipline bij de rabbijnen

Mock, L., Mar 2018, In : Tenachon. 37, p. 6-15 10 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

‘A Common Minhag’ – on the Custom Not to Drink Water during the Tequfah in Contemporary Rabbinic Orthodox Responsa

Mock, L., Dec 2018, Oriental Studies and Interfaith Dialogue: Essays in Honour of József Szécsi. Hidvégi, M. (ed.). Budapest: L'Harmattan, p. 275-287 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific


Activities 2018 2019

  • 3 Invited talk
  • 2 Editorial activity

De mitsvot

Leon Mock (Speaker)
29 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkPopular

Amphora Books (Publisher)

Yaniv Hagbi (Editor), L. Mock (Editor), Diederik Broeks (Editor)
Jun 2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityPopular

The Rabbis’ Expanding of the Field of Language: Listening as an Act of Speech

L. Mock (Speaker)
25 Jun 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkProfessional

Amphora Books (Publisher)

Leon Mock (Reviewer), Yaniv Hagbi (Reviewer)
2018Apr 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityPopular

Re-use of religious buildings. Responsum on the “Bankras Church”.

L. Mock (Speaker)
14 May 201817 May 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talkScientific