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Conversion to Judaism: An interview with Rabbi Maury Kelman

One of the topics that cuts to the heart of the Jewish world today is conversion. For over a decade and a half Rabbi Maury Kelman has been teaching about the issue through his New York based organization Route 613 – Your Route to GeRut.   In an effort to bring his expertise on the subject […]

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Mrs. Sally Mayer: Tokhacha (rebuke) in the Modern World

In a shiur given at this week’s WebYeshiva.org Halacha Mastery Program’s Yarchei Kalla, Mrs. Sally Mayer taught a shiur on dealing with the mitzvah of ‘tokhacha’ or rebuking a fellow Jew in today’s modern world. To listen click HERE For source sheets click HERE.    

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Literature and Spirituality: R. Aharon Lichtenstein’s Legacy

R Lichtenstein zt”l (died summer 2015) was the most articulate spokesman and role model for the value of the humanities, and literature in particular, in achieving goals advantageous to the religious and spiritual personality.   Recorded at the Limmud UK Conference, December 2015, this session was given by R. Jeffrey Saks and covers an appreciation and […]

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What Do We Know About The Establishment of Beit Ya’akov?

In light of recent communal discussions about the historical evolution of women’s Torah study, we re-run this column by ATID’s former Director of Research, Dr. Yoel Finkelman, on earlier controversies – going all the way back to that radical, revolutionary, left-wing Beit Ya’akov movement (funny how yesterday’s liberals become today’s conservatives).   By Dr. Yoel Finkelman The establishment […]

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Will the Authentic Torah Judaism Please Stand Up?

Click here to read an article published by Yisrael Kashkin, a WebYeshiva.org student, on his thoughts regarding trends in contemporary Orthodoxy.

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