Radio Interview

In the leadup to Rosh Hashana 5783, KAN English news reporter Naomi Segal spoke to OTS President and Rosh HaYeshiva, Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, about the “Shofar BaPark” initiative which brings the shofar blowing and Rosh Hashana celebration outside of the synagogue and into the public spaces, giving Israeli families an opportunity to mark the …

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Nachum Segal welcomed Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, President and Rosh HaYeshiva of Ohr Torah Stone, to the JM in the AM studio ahead of Rosh Hashana 5783 to talk about “Shofar BaPark” – public shofar-blowing in hunbdreds of parks across Israel – and a wrapup of exciting events at OTS. Tune in!

As synagogues and congregations grapple with how to conduct the upcoming High Holiday services during the coronavirus pandemic, KAN English news reporter Naomi Segal spoke to OTS President and Rosh HaYeshiva, Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, about the specially- condensed, machzorim (prayer books) OTS has created for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, to respond to the …

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Nachum Segal welcomed Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, President and Rosh HaYeshiva of Ohr Torah Stone, back to JM in the AM ahead of Rosh Hashana 5782 to talk about Rav Soloveitchik, OTS’ condensed halakhic machzor for Covid, the start of the Israeli school year, planned shofar-blowing in 230 parks across Israel, exciting new cases closed …

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Nachum Segal welcomed Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, President and Rosh HaYeshiva of Ohr Torah Stone back to JM in the AM,  to hear his perspective on the riots in Lod during the recent conflicts,  and to learn how OTS’s Midreshet Lindenbaum-Lod was involved in helping the local community as they rebuild both physically and emotionally.  CLICK …

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Nachum Segal welcomed Rabbi Dr. Yakov Nagen, director of OTS’s Blickle Institute for Interfaith Dialogue, to JM in the AM to discuss the role that respect, understanding and faith can play in Muslim-Jewish relations, on the backdrop of Israel’s recent elections.  Click here to listen to the interview

What does Judaism ihave to say about engagingwith minorities and  people of other religions in the sovereign state of Israel? In an interview with Kan English radio, OTS President and Rosh HaYeshiva Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander discusses the new Blickle Institute for Interfaith Dialogue and Beit Midrash for Judaism and Humanity, two new OTS programs …

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As synagogues and congregations grapple with how to conduct the upcoming High Holiday services during the coronavirus pandemic, KAN English news reporter Naomi Segal spoke to OTS President and Rosh HaYeshiva, Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander, about the specially- condensed, machzorim (prayer books) OTS has created for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, to respond to the …

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