Rabbi Shlomo Riskin’s T’Shuva Drasha

You are cordially invited to Rabbi Shlomo Riskin’s T’Shuva Drasha  Wednesday, September 11, 2013 // 7 Tishrei 5774 at the Jerusalem Great Synagogue – 8:00 PM Topic: “The Call of the Shofar: The Message of Meaning in a World of Tragedy”  A Tribute to my Revered Rebbe, Rav Soloveitchick, zt”l

Yad L’isha in the Jerusalem Post Magazine

Building Bridges by BatSheva Sherman-Shani – The Jerusalem Post Magazine, 25 July 2013 There is a bridge between the laws that govern the rabbinical courts and the challenges stemming from divorce in the modern age. There’s a well-known story about the footbridge next to the legendary city of Chelm, whose many broken planks caused travelers …

Rabbi Riskin in the Jerusalem Post

Women Entering the Great Halachic Conversation by Rabbi Shlomo Riskin – The Jerusalem Post, 10 July, 2013 Each of our unique challenges affect women existentially as equal citizens of our Jewish state In the July 7 edition of The Jerusalem Post, Rachel Kohl Feingold, a recent graduate of Yeshivat Maharat in NY, wrote movingly of her own course …

Darkaynu Program featured in Jerusalem Post

‘Kol dichfin, kol ditzrich’: All with special needs Participants of ‘Darkaynu’ post-high school program may have special needs, not needy; full participants this Seder. At the elongated study desk, the two young women are discussing Passover and the Haggada, the text read at the Passover Seder. “Why is so much of the Haggada written in Aramaic …