Shabbat Hagadol

Shabbat HaGadol 5778 – Audio/Video

“May a Woman Conduct the Pesach Seder? Halakhic and Philosophical Implications on the Status of Women”  Watch or listen to the audio file of Rabbi Shlomo Riskin’s Shabbat HaGadol 5778 drasha (in English), delivered in memory of Belda Kaufman Lindenbaum, z”l, at Midreshet Lindenbaum’s Chana and Yaakov Tilles Campus in Jerusalem (March 25, 2018) Audio files: Facebook livestream: …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Tzav 5778

Parshat Tzav – Shabbat Hagadol (Leviticus 6:1 – 8:36) Rabbi Shlomo Riskin The Sabbath before Pessah is called “The Great Sabbath” (Shabbat Hagadol) after the last verse of the reading from the prophets (haftara) for that day: “Behold I send you Elijah the Prophet before the coming of the great and awesome day of the …

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Shabbat Hagadol Drasha 2017 – Audio/Video

Rabbi Riskin speaking

Listen to Rabbi Riskin’s Shabbat HaGadol Drasha in English:  “Who will Destroy Amalek and Bring about the Redemption, God or Israel?” Delivered on Motzai Shabbat April 8, 2017, at the Jerusalem Great Synagogue in memory of Rivka bat Sarah Domb, a Holy Martyr of the Holocaust and mother of Sam Domb, a lover of Zion …

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Rabbi Riskin’s Shabbat Hagadol Drasha 5777

Mark your calendars for this year’s Shabbat Hagadol Drasha:

 
Shabbat Hagadol Drasha 5777
by Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

in memory of Rivka bat Sarah Domb, a Holy Martyr of the Holocaust
and mother of Sam Domb, a lover of Zion and Fighter for Zion

TOPIC: “Who will Destroy Amalek and Bring about the Redemption, God or Israel?”

Motzai Shabbat — April 8, 2017
The Jerusalem Great Synagogue – 9:15 PM

“Shabbat Shalom” – Tzav – Shabbat Hagadol 5777

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

Parshat Tzav (Leviticus 6:1 – 8:36) – Shabbat Hagadol Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel – “Behold, I send you Elijah the Prophet before the coming of the great and awesome day of the Lord. And he will turn the hearts of the parents through their children and the hearts of the children through their parents” (Malachi 3:23-24). The …

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Shabbat Hagadol 2016 – Rabbi Riskin

Rabbi Riskin speaking

Rabbi Riskin’s Shabbat HaGadol Drasha Delivered on Monday, April 18, 2016 – 10 Nissan 5775 at the Jerusalem Great Synagogue TOPIC: “The Chosenness of Israel and its Implications Regarding our Treatment of the Gentile, the Convert and the non-Orthodox Jew”  Click here to listen to the streaming audio (or to download the file for later listening)   Watch …

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Rabbi Riskin’s Shabbat Hagadol Drasha 5776

Mark your calendars for this year’s Shabbat Hagadol Drasha

 
Shabbat Hagadol Drasha 5776
by Rabbi Shlomo Riskin
in memory of Rose and Harry Riskin, z”l
Monday Night — April 18, 2016
The Jerusalem Great Synagogue – 8:00 PM
TOPIC: “The Chosenness of Israel and its Implications Regarding our Treatment of the Gentile, the Convert and the non-Orthodox Jew
 

Shabbat Hagadol 2015 – Rabbi Riskin

Rabbi Riskin speaking

Rabbi Riskin’s Shabbat HaGadol Drasha Delivered on Motzei Shabbat Tzav 28 March, 2015 – 9 Nissan 5775 at the Jerusalem Great Synagogue TOPIC: “Who is Really a Jew? Esther the Jew from Birth vs. Ruth the Jew by Choice; Ancient Persia vs. Modern-day Iran; Religious Conversion vs. National Conversion”    

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