“Parsha to the Point” – Vayikra 5778

Vayikra 5778 (Leviticus 1:1 – 5:26) Rabbi David Stav This Shabbat, we begin reading Leviticus (Vayikra), the third of the Five Books of Moses. The first part of the parsha deals with sacrifices, prompting our rabbis to name the book “Torat Kohanim” – the Torah of the Priests. We generally do not identify with sacrifices, and the subject …

New President and Rosh HaYeshiva at OTS

Meet the President-Elect and Rosh HaYeshiva of Ohr Torah Stone, Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, President-elect and Rosh HaYeshiva of Ohr Torah Stone (OTS), will succeed Rabbi Dr. Shlomo Riskin, who will step down in August 2018 while maintaining involvement in OTS, the organization he founded in 1983. Until January 2018, Rabbi …