Taking Steps Toward Greater Understanding

Inside the Kfar Kassem Mosque

Taking Steps Toward Greater Understanding When it comes to building meaningful, respectful relationships and bridging differences, there is no substitute for face-to-face encounters. With this in mind, the 11 current fellows from OTS’s Blickle Institute of Interfaith Dialogue, several of last year’s Blickle Institute fellows, and the current fellows of the Beit Midrash for Judaism …

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OTS Graduate Tapped to Lead Israeli Modern Orthodox Community

OTS Graduate Tapped to Lead Modern Orthodox Community in Haredi Neighborhood Rabbi Itamar Frisch, a musmach of OTS’s Joseph and Gwendolyn Straus Rabbinical Seminary, has just been appointed Rabbi of the Modern Orthodox “Beit Knesset Dati Leumi” in Har Nof, Jerusalem. “While most people in Har Nof are Haredi, we have many advantages for people …

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