Tzohar and Torah in Motion Invite You to a Three-Day Mission in Israel
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Tzohar and Torah in Motion invite you to an exciting three-day mission in Israel. The intersection of religion and secular life play a role in every major debate in the public arena in the State of Israel. From conversion, to marriage, to the very nature of the State, the struggle for the soul of Israel hinges on this fundamental issue.
During this exciting three-day tour, you will...
African Safari 2014
Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime experience with scholar-in-residence Rabbi Natan Slifkin, the Zoo Rabbi.
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A Journey Through Jewish History: Central Europe 2014
Join Torah in Motion for a unique and intellectually inspiring trip to Central Europe designed especially by Dr. Marc Shapiro.
Visit Budapest, Vienna, Prague, Bratislava (Pressburg), Eisenstadt, Sopron and many other sites off the beaten track. A central feature of the tour will be Dr. Shapiro's expert discussions of the many places we will visit, making the trip nothing less than a travelling classroom. In addition, we will be joined by expert local guides who...
Rav Ovadia Yosef and the Revival of Sephardic Halakhah
This presentation by Dr. Marc Shapiro continues the Torah in Motion series "The Thought and Worldview of Influential Jewish Thinkers."
Rav Ovadia Yosef, zt"l, was one of the most respected arbiters of Jewish law of this generation, and the spiritual leader of the Shas movement since its inception in the 1980s. His scholarship and deep knowledge of Jewish law gave him unparalleled control over the Shas political party for almost two decades, which changed...
A Journey Through Jewish History in Alluring Spain 2014
Join Torah in Motion for a unique and intellectually inspiring trip to Spain designed by Dr. Marc Shapiro.
We'll be visiting Madrid, Cordoba, Gibraltar, Grenada, Barcelona, Gerona, and many other sites off the beaten track. This trip promises to be an unforgettable Spanish experience, with a focus on places of Jewish interest. A central feature of the tour will be Dr. Shapiro's expert discussions of the many places we will visit, making the trip nothing less...
The Shidduch Crisis
Can It Really Be That (Some) Jews Don't Learn Torah on Christmas Eve?
An examination of the peculiar Chassidic custom to refrain from Torah study on Nittelnacht, Christmas Eve.
Cosponsored by Congregation B'nai Torah.