Rabbi Jeffrey Saks, Director of ATID, is proud to be presenting at this year’s Limmud Conference in England. The conference will be taking place from Sunday, December 27 through Thursday, December 31, 2015. For his schedule of presentations, please click here.
Rabbi Jeffrey Saks discusses “The Rarest Blue: The Remarkable Story of an Ancient Color Lost to History and Rediscovered“, Baruch Sterman’s book about the revival of tekhelet – Biblical blue (visit www.TheRarestBlue.com and www.tekhelet.com). The book is a riveting adventure tale, in which halakhah (Jewish law) and its interface with nearly every field of human science, wisdom and […]
Viduy Maaser: What Are We Confessing? by Rabbi Jeffrey Saks According to the Rambam (Ma’aser Sheni 11:4) and Shulchan Aruch (YD 331:140), we should recite Viduy Ma’asrot on the afternoon of Shvi’i shel Pesach (Friday, April 10th). Although many Achronim believe that this mitzvah does not apply nowadays, nevertheless it seems a praiseworthy practice to recite […]
Pesach: Remembering vs. Reliving by Rabbi Jeffrey Saks Shiur at the Midrasha of Bar-Ilan University on Haggadat Pesach – Zechira and Sippur Yetzait Mitzrayim Click here for the source sheet. https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/webyeshivamedia/Rabbi+Jeffrey+Saks+Podcast/Pesach-+Remembering+vs.+Reliving.MP3Podcast: Play in new window | Download