“A Journey of Renewal” – Jerusalem Post

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin speaks about Germany and Israel and Ohr Torah Stone’s upcoming trip By SARAH LEVIN “He’s taken on countless challenges and projects throughout his illustrious career, but Rabbi Shlomo Riskin’s highlight may be the journey he plans to lead, with a Jewish renewal mission, to Germany and Israel in May…” Read more… FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE TRIP  

Parshat Pekudei — Rabbi Riskin (text)

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Pekudai (Exodus 38:21-40:38) Efrat, Israel – “And the cloud covered the Tent of Meeting, and the glory of the Lord filled the Sanctuary. And Moses was unable to enter the Tent of Meeting because the cloud rested upon it…” (Ex. 40:34-35). What is the significance of the symbol of the cloud, and …

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“OTS Day” at Midreshet Lindenbaum


Four hundred and fifty 11th and 12th graders in OTS’s three high schools for girls came to Midreshet Lindenbaum‘s Chana and Yaacov Tilles Campus for a special day of learning in honor of OTS’s 30th anniversary. The day-long seminar featured two rounds of 13 simultaneous classes which took place throughout the Besen Family Center for …

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“Being Normal: Hidden Agendas?”

Rabbi GrunsteinBeing Normal” – Audio Series by Rabbi Yehoshua Grunstein, 

Director of Training and Placement of OTS rabbinical and educational emissaries

Shiur #37: “Hidden Agendas?” 

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Ramot Girls’ Choir Wows Conference Audience

The choir from Ohr Torah Stone’s Jennie Sapirstein High School for Girls performed today at the Choir Conference, under the auspices of Michlala’s Music Department. Approximately ten choirs from around the country participated, including Michlala’s own. The Ohr Torah Stone girls sang three songs and gave a great performance, which met with enthusiastic response, thunderous applause and …

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Newest OTS Emissaries: London-Bound

Rabbi Daniel and Ilana Epstein

Congratulations to Straus-Amiel Practical Rabbinics Program graduate Rabbi Daniel Epstein, and his wife, Ilana, a graduate of the Claudia Cohen Women Educator’s Institute on being appointed Rabbi and Rebbetzen of London’s Cockfosters and N Southgate Synagogue. We wish OTS’s newest emissary couple much success and fulfillment as they set out on this important and exciting endeavor. …

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Parshat Vayakhel — Rabbi Riskin (text)

Rabbi Riskin (credit: Ariel Jerozolimski)

Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Vayakhel (Exodus 35: 1- 38:20) Efrat, Israel – ” made two golden cherubs, hammering them out from the two ends of the cover (“kapporet”)… The cherubs had their wings outstretched upward so as to shield the ark-cover with their wings; they faced one another…” (Exodus 37:8-9) So important and beloved was the sacred desert tabernacle …

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