Rav Kook: His Life and His Legacy

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Program Date(s): 
12:00 AM Wednesday Aug 22, 2012
Venue: 
Leaders & Speakers: 
Dr. Beni Gesundheit
On the 3rd of Elul, which is the 77th yahrzeit of Rav Abraham Isaac HaKohen Kook, z”l, Dr. Beni Gesundheit will present an analysis of Rav Kook's ideas on prayer. Join us at Or Chaim for minchah at 7:45, to be followed by Dr. Gesundheit's presentation at 8:00 pm.

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Rav Kook: His Life and His Legacy
BY DR. BENI GESUNDHEIT

TUESDAY, AUGUST 21st, 2012
8:00PM

Mincha at 7:45PM

corresponding to 3 Elul, the 77th Yahrzeit of Rav Abraham Isaac HaKohen Kook z”l

OR CHAIM YESHIVA, 159 ALMORE AVE

Dr. Beni Gesundheit completed a fellowship in pediatric hematology-oncology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, and received his PhD in bioethics from the University of Toronto. He is currently working in the field of stem cell research while teaching Jewish Medical Ethics in the Department of Jewish Philosophy at Hebrew University, Jerusalem. Dr. Gesundheit studied at
Yeshivat Har Etzion, Alon Shvut, and for many years has been teaching various aspects of prayer. His insights appear on his website at www.tefilah.org.

$10 • TimPass holders and students - no charge