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Presentations include: Introduction: Understanding the Rosh Chodesh Mussaf by Zemira Ozarowski Calendar Conundrums: Halachic Insights into Adar Alef/Bet by Rabbi Anthony Manning The Dance of the Sun and the Moon: A Deeper Understanding of the Jewish Year by Shoshie Nissenbaum Two Purims? A Deeper Look at the Jewish Calendar by Phil Chernofsky Introduction: Understanding the…

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Presentations include: Introduction: Analyzing the Words of Ya’aleh v’Yavo by Zemira Ozarowski What are We Celebrating on Tu B’Shvat? by Rabbi Reuven Taragin Praises of Eretz Yisrael in Tanach by Pearl Borow Hands-on Terumot and Maasrot Workshop by Rabbi Moshe Bloom Introduction: Analyzing the Words of Ya’aleh v’Yavo by Zemira Ozarowski  What are We…

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Presentations include: Introduction: Analyzing the Words of Birchat HaChodesh by Zemira Ozarowski The Deeper Messages of Asara B’Tevet by Shira Smiles Chodesh Tevet: A Trilogy of Tragedies by Shprintzee Rappaport Why Fast for Events of the Past: A Halacha-Based Shiur by Rabbi Alan Haber Introduction: Analyzing the Words of Birchat HaChodesh by Zemira Ozarowski …

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OU Israel’s Rabbi Avi Berman appeared on the Israeli TV morning show “Toker BaShishi” (טוקר בשישי) to discuss the incredible work OU Israel does to serve the citizens of Israel.

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Presentations include: Birkat HaChodesh by Zemira Ozarowski Lighting Candles: A Brisker Perspective by Rabbi Jesse Horn Modern-Day Miracles: How My Family was Saved from a House Fire by Shellie Grafstein The Spark Within by Rivka Yudin Birkat HaChodesh by Zemira Ozarowski    Lighting Candles: A Brisker Perspective by Rabbi Jesse Horn    Modern-Day…

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On Sabbath, October 27, when a gunman murdered 11 Jews in a Pittsburgh synagogue, he screamed, “All Jews must die.” The location of this anti-Semitic attack may be new, but the call is as old as the existence of Jews. In every generation, an enemy has risen against the Jewish people or Jewish individuals. fact,…

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Shabbat Candles during the Inquisition

Published September 24, 2018

Shabbat Candles during the Inquisition This week under The Shabbat Project more than one million Jews will circle the world with light – the light of the Sabbath candles – as Jews of every affiliation do their best to keep Shabbat together. The small flames of their Shabbat candles will shine in homes and hearts…

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