Tag Archives: Rabbi Dovid Fink

The Halachot of Raising Children in our Upcoming Fall Semester

Rabbi Dovid Fink will be teaching a new course in our upcoming fall semester on Chinuch – Educating the Young in Mitzvot. The commandments of the Torah do not apply to children under the age of Bar/Bat Mitzva. But we are obligated to educate them in mitzvot and train them to perform the mitzvot correctly. […]

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Check Out One of the New Classes in our Upcoming Fall Zman!

It’s Tradition! Minhag is one of the cornerstones of our religious practice. This class will study the principle rabbinic sources dealing with the obligation to conform to minhag. How and when does a minhag become mandatory? Can minhagim be dropped? What happens when minhag leads to tension and strife? To register for the class, please […]

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A Chanuka Message from Rabbi Brovender

Rabbi Chaim Brovender about Chanuka. Lecture recorded by Yaakov Fogelman.

Parsha Podcast: Chanuka

Parsha Podcast: Chanuka

Special pre-Chanuka Shiur by Rabbi Chaim Brovender, dedicated by Bati and Eddie Jacobs in loving memory of Dr. Chuck Feldman […]

Parsha Podcast Vayishlach: Angels

Parsha Podcast Vayishlach: Angels

Parshat Vayishlach A Podcast by Rabbi Chaim Brovender Click here for sources.   Podcast: Play in new window | Download

Book Review: Rav Kook’s Introduction to Shabbat HaAretz

Rav Kook’s Shmita Vision Rabbi Julian Sinclair discusses his newly released edition of “Rav Kook’s Introduction to Shabbat HaAretz” (Hazon, […]

“Twofold” by S.Y. Agnon, Translated by Rabbi Jeffrey Saks

Rabbi Jeffrey Saks’s new translation of an Agnon Story (“Pi Shnayim” – Twofold) appears online today in Tablet Magazine as […]

Letters to an American Jewish Friend

A Conversation between Hillel Halkin and R. Chaim Brovender Two leading American-born Zionist thinkers discuss topics first raised in Halkin’s […]