The People and the Book 2017

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A Day of Tanach Study
Program Date(s): 
5:30 AM to 9:30 AM Sunday Mar 26, 2017
Leaders & Speakers: 
Rabbi Zvi Grumet,
Rav Yosef Carmel,
Dr. Elliott Malamet,
Dr. James A. Diamond,
Ora Ziring,
Rabbi Shlomo Gemara

In addition to their presentations at the Tanach Yom Iyyun on Sunday morning at Shaarei Shomayim, the Minyan, Mizrachi and Torah in Motion are pleased to welcome both Rav Yosef Carmel and Rabbi Zvi Grumet for Shabbat. Please join us for these additional, bonus opportunities to hear these scholars. 

Shabbat presentations from Rav Carmel:

  • 7:45 am Parsha shiur (in Hebrew)
  • Devar Torah
  • Shiur after Kiddush on the topic "An Overview of Yetzi'at Mitzraim".

Shabbat presentations from Rabbi Grumet:

  • Shiur one hour before Mincha: "What is Lavan doing in the Haggadah?"
  • Seudah Shlesheet  "Observant Jewry in Israel and the Diaspora: Continents Drifting Apart"  



9:30 am

“Love Is as Strong as Death”: The Catastrophe and the Romance of Biblical Love, Professor Jim Diamond 

10:30 am

The Ministries of the Treasury, Defense, and Foreign Affairs in a Jewish State According to the Prophet Yeshayahu, Rabbi Yosef Carmel


The Relationship Between Law and Narrative, Ora Ziring

11:30 am-12:30 pm

Does God Intervene in History? The Problem of Miracles, Professor Elliott Malamet


Reading Between the Lines: The Prophet as Interpreter, Rabbi Zvi Grumet 

12:30-1:30 pm

Rav Saadya Gaon: The Unsung Revolutionary, Rabbi Shlomo Gemara


Twelve Stones, a Red Thread, and a Torturous Trek: From יציאת מצרים to ארץ ישראל, Rabbi Zvi Grumet