"Parsha to the Point" – Vayetze 5777

Parshat Vayetze (Genesis 28:10-32:3)  Rabbi David Stav  Yaakov, with his vengeful brother, Esav, on his tail, escapes from his parents’ home and makes his way to his mother’s family in Haran. After an arduous if brief journey, Yaakov arrives at his uncle Lavan’s house in a destitute state. He begins working for his uncle, and with time, he …

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“Parsha to the Point” – Vayetze 5777

Parshat Vayetze (Genesis 28:10-32:3)  Rabbi David Stav  Yaakov, with his vengeful brother, Esav, on his tail, escapes from his parents’ home and makes his way to his mother’s family in Haran. After an arduous if brief journey, Yaakov arrives at his uncle Lavan’s house in a destitute state. He begins working for his uncle, and with time, he …

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The Code and the Reality – “Understanding the Chazzan”

Rabbi Grunstein“The Code and the Reality”  

Audio Series by Rabbi Yehoshua Grunstein, Director of Training and Placement of OTS rabbinical and educational emissaries

Shiur #9: “When You Don’t Understand What the Chazzan is Saying in the Repetition of the Amida, are the Blessings in Vain?”