Training for emissaries… and their parents

Training parents of shlichim

For the first time in Israel: Training for the parents of shlichim as well  After 20 years of training shlichim to serve in Jewish communities in the Diaspora, Ohr Torah’s Straus-Amiel institute decided that the time has come for the parents of emissaries to get involved too Arutz 7 | 3 February 2019 (Translated from …

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A Thousand Words – February 4, 2019

For the last four months, students in Midreshet Lindenbaum’s Maria and Joel Finkle Overseas Program have been learning in-depth the 8th perek (chapter) of Tractate Bava Kama, which deals primarily with a person’s responsibilities if he injures another individual. Instead of the traditional chazara (review) of the material, they created their own Midreshet Lindenbaum Mock …

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Parshat Terumah: What’s the Story?

Rabbi Benjy Myers

Parashat Terumah: What’s the story? It’s interesting that right after the description of the covenant that Hashem makes with the children of Israel, instead of continuing the story of the Jews’ journey in the desert, the Torah chooses to describe the work done in the Tabernacle. Why? Rabbi Benjy Myers is the educational director of the …

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