Scholar in Residence: Michelle Cohen Farber

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Program Date(s): 
5:00 AM Saturday Feb 22, 2020
Leaders & Speakers: 
Michelle Cohen Farber

Shiur after Kiddush (aprrox 11:20am)
The Importance of Community: Laws of Zimmun in Berakhot Daf 50 and Reflections on the Siyum HaShas for Women
Sponsored by Steve Jacobs and Family in observance of the yahrzeit of his father Moshe Jacobs, Moshe Eliezer ben Yitzchak Yaakov z"l and his dear wife Celeste Jacobs, Chava bat Binyamin v Rivka z"l. May their memories be for a blessing.

Seudah Shlesshet: A Scene from the Heavenly Court: An Aggada about our Expectations for Ourselves

Saturday night 8:30pm. (In a private home. Please email for details)
A Taste of the Daf - You Never Know What You Might Find. Missed Opportunities and False Assumptions
Sponsored by Dan Rabinovitch and Liann Granovsky

Rabbanit Michelle Cohen Farber is the founder of Hadran: Advancing Talmud Study for Women and Daf Yomi for Women, the first woman's podcast on the daf yomi. Michelle spearheaded the first international Siyum HaShas for women, which took place in January.  Michelle studied Talmud at Bar Ilan University and in Midreshet Lindenbaum's scholar's program. She has taught Gemara and Halacha in Pelech Jerusalem, Midreshet Lindenbaum and Matan HaSharon. Michelle and her husband, Seth, founded and lead Kehillat Netivot in Ra'anana where they live with their five children.

Please see the front page New York Times article about her here

You can listen to her shiurim here