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Rabbi Brovender Interview With Nachum Segal

Rabbi Brovender was recently interviewed by Nachum Segal on JM in the AM. He spoke about living in Jerusalem at the time of the Six Day War, his journey through fifty years in Torah education, and being the recipient of the 2017 Nefesh B’Nefesh Bonei Zion prize for education. The full segment can be found […]

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Jerusalem of Agnon and Amichai

To mark Yom Yerushalayim and the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Jerusalem Rabbi Jeffrey Saks will discuss the role the city plays in the prose of Agnon and the poetry of Yehuda Amichai — and explore points of contact between them. This special event will take place live Sunday at 7pm, May 21 at Beit […]

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Hungarian Language Program Launches

Előadások magyarul Rabbi Jeffrey Saks was on hand in Budapest this week for the official launch of the Hungarian language program. Two classes, Zsidó etika – a talmudi Bölcsek útmutatásának aktualitása and Talmudi ízelítő will be running through mid-January 2017. They are being taught by Rabbi Balla Zsolt and Rabbi Szántó-Várnagy Binjomin, respectively. For students who cannot attend live, classes can […]

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WebYeshiva Students Meet in Poland students Saul Orbach and Reb Joel Nowicki recently me up in Poland. Several months ago Saul, also an alumni of Yeshivat Hamivtar, was on a family roots exploration trip and found his maternal father’s grave in a state of complete disrepair. Having had it renovated, he recently returned to say kaddish. While in the […]

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Yarchei Kalla Gets Underway

The Halacha Mastery Program Yarchei Kalla got underway this week. Close to twenty participants from around the world who have been in the program gathered in Jerusalem to study with Rabbis Brovender, Fink, Geller, and Mrs Sally Mayer. Many of the students will be receiving certificates this week for completing the requirements for mastering several areas […]

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