Seeing the Big Picture

Rabbanit Nomi Berman teaching in the ML beit midrash

Seeing the Big Picture We are indeed living in historic times, and Rabbi Riskin has helped shape that history. ​ by Rabbanit Naomi Berman A few years ago, as head of the beit midrash of Midreshet Lindenbaum, I had called Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, Founder and, at the time, Chancellor of Ohr Torah Stone, to discuss …

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LGBTQ Jews and the Orthodox Community: Where Things Stand
and Where They’re Going

“LGBTQ Jews and the Orthodox Community: Where Things Stand and Where They’re Going“ – A conversation with Dr. Michelle Friedman, Associate Professor of  Clinical Psychiatry at Mt. Sinai Hospital (NY) and Founder, Lieberman Chair in Pastoral Counseling, YCT; Dr. Tuvia Peri, Professor of Psychology, Bar Ilan University and Clinical Psychologist; Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, President …

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