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A Thousand Words – November 19, 2018

Birkat Hakohanim

In a historic, uplifting ceremony at the Jerusalem Theatre last Wednesday, Ohr Torah Stone officially installed Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander as President and Rosh HaYeshiva, a celebration which will culminate on December 19th, with an investiture dinner in New York. The emotional highlight of the evening came as OTS founder Rabbi Shlomo Riskin pronounced over Rabbi… Continue Reading A Thousand Words – November 19, 2018

Installation of Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander as OTS President

After 34 years of visionary leadership, Ohr Torah Stone (OTS) founder Rabbi Dr. Shomo Riskin officially passed the mantle of leadership to his successor, Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, in an historic installation ceremony on Wednesday, November 14th, at the Jerusalem Theatre.  Photos Videos Press Links INVESTITURE DINNER – USA Nearly 1000 people were in attendance… Continue Reading Installation of Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander as OTS President

Great Honor to Midreshet Lindenbaum Alumnae

Two Midreshet Lindenbaum alumnae among 120 “Excellent” IDF soldiers recognized by President in Israel’s 70th year As in each year, “Mitztaynei Hanasi” – those IDF soldiers who are recognized with the President’s Award for Excellence in service – received their awards at a special ceremony which took place on Yom Haatzmaut, in the presence of President… Continue Reading Great Honor to Midreshet Lindenbaum Alumnae

Introducing Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander

Ohr Torah Stone is excited to welcome Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander as our new President and Rosh HaYeshiva! Shortly before joining OTS, Rabbi Brander sat down with Mark S. Golub of the Jewish Broadcasting Service and shared a bit about his background, the experiences which shaped his Jewish vision, elements of his approach to Jewish law and… Continue Reading Introducing Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander