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Wednesday, May 31st, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "The Story of the Sota - What to Learn from a Challenging Passage" click here

Wednesday, May 31st, 12:30pm- Rabbi Strauchler, "Women's Chumash B'yun Shiur." click here

Monday, May 29th, 9am- Miriam Schwartz, "Summertime Sadness: The Uncomfortable Transition from Matan Torah to Mourning." click here

Wednesday, May 24th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "The Necessary Paradox of New Torah" click here

Wednesday, May 24th, 12:30pm- Rabbi Strauchler, "Women's Chumash B'yun Shiur." click here

Sunday, May 21st, 9:15am- Rabbi Menachem Leibtag, Matan Torah-1 Day, 3 Days, 40 Days or 1 Year? 
Re-examining when the 'Torah was Given' vs. 'How the Torah is Written.’ 
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Wednesday, May 17th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "Light of the World - What Yerushalayim Means to Us." click here

Wednesday, May 17th, 12:30pm- Rabbi Strauchler, "Women's Chumash B'yun Shiur." click here

Thursday, May 11th, 12:30pm- Rabbi Strauchler, "Women's Chumash B'yun Shiur." click here

Wednesday, May 10th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "The Rustling of the Leaves - Jerusalem and the Curse of Disunity." click here

Wednesday, May 3rd, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "The Legacy of R. Akiva - Hope Springs Eternal." click here

Wednesday, May 3rd, 12:30pm- Rabbi Strauchler, "Women's Chumash B'yun Shiur." click here

Sunday, April 30th, 10:30pm- Shulie Mishkin, "Tel Aviv: A Dream Come True." click here

Wednesday, April 26th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "The Original Chief Rabbinate Decision on How to Celebrate Yom Ha'atzmaut (Surprises included)." click here

Thursday, April 20th, 8pm- Jennifer Rosner, click here

Wednesday, April 19th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "Like Sheep (but not) to the slaughter? What Gevurah Really Means." click here

Sunday, April 2nd, 7:45pm- Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. Schacter, "Seeking Redemption on the Holiday of Redemption: Reflections on the Tenth Yahrzeit of Rabbi Herschel Schacter, z'l."  click here

Wednesday, March 29th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "Yetziat Mitzrayim at Night - Understanding the Depths of Ben Zoma's Derasha." click here

Sunday, March 26th, 8:45am- Rabbi Michael Rosensweig, "4 or 5 Kosot at the Seder?" click here

Wednesday, March 22nd, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "Yachol Me-Rosh Chodesh - When's Our Anniversary???" click here

Wednesday, March 15th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "Changing the Clocks in the Modern Day - Why Shabbos is First Day of the Week." click here

Sunday, March 12th, 8pm- Hillel Neuer, "The Battle for Israel and Human Rights at the United Nations." click here

Wednesday, March 8th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "Breaking Achdut, Breaking the Luchot - The Real Sin of the Golden Calf." click here

Motzei Shabbat, March 4th, 8:30pm- Dr. Daniel Lasker, "Why Should an Orthodox Jew be Interested in Karaism?" click here

Wednesday, March 1st, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "Being an Authentic Liar - The Honest Duplicity of Purim." click here

Sunday, February 26th, 8:45am- Rabbi Dr. Shlomo Brody, "Between Death and Life: Yibum, Orphanhood, and the Controversy over Posthumous Sperm Retrieval." click here 

Wednesday, February 22nd, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "When we Speak of Unity - G-d and the Idol Worshipers." click here

Sunday, February 12th, 8:45am- Dr. Yael Ziegler"Does Sefer Tehillim Tell a Story?" click here

Wednesday, February 8th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman, "The implications of Anochi - G-d's Universality and the Jews' Responsibility to the world." click here

Wednesday, February 1st, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman"Not the Trees' Birthday - What Tu Bishvat is Really About." click here

Wednesday, January 25th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Thursday, January 12th, 8:30pm- Tzvi Berman- "Yaakov's Dream Part II: Migdal Bavel in Egypt?" click here

Wednesday, January 11th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Wednesday, January 4th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Monday, December 26th, 9:15am- Rabbi Moshe Kurtz, "A License to Lie? Sugarcoating and Censorship in Jewish Education & Outreach." click here

Wednesday, December 21st, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Wednesday, December 14th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Thursday, December 8th, 8pm- Shulie Mishkin, “Yarden and Yavok, Ramah and Efrat: A Journey Through Israel in Parshat VaYishlach." click here

Wednesday, December 7th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Sunday, December 4th, 8pm- Dr. Zvi Gitelman, "Neighbors Killing Neighbors...Again: Jewish Perspectives on the War in Ukraine."- click here

Sunday, December 4th, 8:45am- Rabbi Menachem Leibtag, “The Biblical ‘Ger”- Jew or Gentile? And Why It Makes A Difference.”- click here

Thursday, December 1st, 8:30pm- Parshat Hashavua Shiur, Tzvi Berman, "On The Road to Haran: An Intersection of Parshanut, Linguistics, Archeology and Geography in the Interpretation of Jacob's Dream."- click here

Wednesday, November 30th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Thursday, November 24th, 9am- Legal Holiday Shiur, Dr. Yehuda Galinsky, "Of Four that are One: The Evolution of Jacob ben Asher's Four Turim."- click here

Sunday, November 20th, 8pm- Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. Schacter, “Parents and Children: In This World and the Next.” click here

Sunday, November 20th, 9:30am- Rabbi Dr. Aryeh Leibowitz, Pietism, Pragmatism, and Frigid Medieval Winters: The Tale of a Halakhic Innovation and its Continued Influence Today.” - click here

Sunday, October 30th, 10am- Sam Glauber-Zimra, "Seances and Psychics in the Alter Heim: Jewish Occultism in Eastern Europe." - click here

Thursday, October 27th, 8:30pm- Parshat Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Eliezer Rubin- click here

Wednesday, October 26th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Sunday, October 2nd, 9:30am- Rav Michael Rosensweig, "The Petur of Miztaer on Sukkot." - click here

Thursday, September 22nd, 8:30pm- Parshat Hashavua Shiur, Murray Sragow- click here

Wednesday, September 21st, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Tuesday, September 20th, 8pm- Rabbi Jacob J. Schacter Selichot Shiur, “On Feeling a Closeness to G-d: Preparing for the Yamim Noraim.” click here

Wednesday, September 14th, 9pm- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Sunday, September 11th, 8pm- Rav Mosheh Lichtenstein and Rabbi Dr. Benjamin Samuels, "The Roots of Teshuva: The Hidden Depths of Return and Renewal in the Thought of Rav Aharon Lichtenstein, z"l"- click here

Thursday, September 8th- Parshat Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Strauchler- click here

Wednesday, August 31st- Rabbi Unterman- click here

Wednesday, August 24th- Rabbi Unterman- click here

Wednesday, August 17th- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Wednesday, August 10th- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Thursday, August 4th- Parshat Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Adler- click here

Wednesday, August 3rd- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Tisha B'Av, Sunday, August 7th- Joey Rosenberg- click here

Thursday, August 4th- Parshat Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Adler- Thursday, August 4th- click here

Wednesday, August 3rd- Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Sunday, July 31st-  Rabbanit Michelle Cohen Farber & Rabbi Seth Farber, "Two Perspectives on the Daf Yomi (Ketubot 25): The Text and Its Application in Contemporary Israel." - click here

Sunday, July 31st- Ulyana Kyrchiv, "Blood From The Sky:" Piotr Rawicz's Novel As A Key To His Biography And As A Historical Source. - click here

Wednesday, July 27th- Rabbi Unterman- click here

Sunday, July 24th- Max Gross, "The Lost Shtetl" Book Discussion. click here

Thursday, July 21st- Parsha Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Jonathan Ziring - click here

Wednesday, July 20th- Rabbi Unterman- click here

Sunday, July 17th - Dr. Petro Dolhanov "Cunning People: Economic Factors of Neighbors' Behavior During the Holocaust in Volyn Region (Western Ukraine)." - click here

Thursday, July 14th - Parsha Hasahvua Shiur - click here

Wednesday, July 13th- Rabbi Unterman - click here

Sunday, July 10th,  Rabbi Shai Finkelstein"Halacha, Community and the Modern World." - click here

Wednesday, July 6th- Rabbi Unterman - click here

Monday, July 4th - Rabbi Dr. Alex Ozar, " 'Through the Sheer Value of Heeding Each Other': Talmudic Reflections on Democratic Citizenship" - click here

Wednesday, June 29th- Rabbi Unterman - click here

Thursday, June 23rd - Parsha Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Harcsztark - click here

Wednesday, June 22nd- Rabbi Unterman- click here

Tuesday, June 21st- Rabbi Strauchler's Practical Halacha Chaburot Series- click here

Wednesday, June 15th- Rabbi Unterman- click here

Tuesday, June 14th- Rabbi Strauchler's Tenach Shiur- click here

Wednesday, June 8th- Rabbi Unterman- click here

Tuesday, June 7th- Rabbi Strauchler's Tenach Shiur- click here

Wednesday, June 1st- Rabbi Unterman- click here

Monday, May 30th- Dr. Kimmy Caplan- click here

Thursday, May 26th- Parshat Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Yaakov Blau- click here

Wednesday, May 25th- Rabbi Unterman- click here

Sunday, May 22nd - Dr. Emmanuel Bloch - "Tsni'ut between Law and Ideology" - click here

Thursday, May 19th - Parsha Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Strauchler - click here

Wednesday, May 18th - Rabbi Unterman - click here

Tuesday, May 17th - Rabbi Strauchler - click here

Thursday, May 12th - Rabbi Jeremy Wieder - Parsha Hashavua Shiur - click here

Wednesday, May 11th - Rabbi Unterman - click here

Monday, May 9th, Rabbi Strauchler, "Hilchot Ring"- click here

Sunday, May 8th, Shulie Mishkin "Underground Jerusalem, A Virtual Tiyul" - click here

Thursday, May 5th, Rabbi Shlomo Zuckier parsha hashavua shiur "Rav Yehuda Amital's Approach to Zionism" - click here

Monday, May 2nd - Rabbi Strauchler "Amira Le'Akum on Shabbat and Yom Tov" - click here

Sunday, May 1st - Brian Morton book launch "Tasha: A Son's Memoir"- click here

Sunday, May 1st - Rabbi Moshe Taragin "Rav Lichtenstein and Religious Zionism"- click here

Thursday, April 28th - Rabbi Mark Gottleib, Parsha Hashavua Shiur “And Aharon was Silent”: Modern Orthodoxy and the Shoa - click here

Sunday, April 24th - Dr. Eliezer Segal "Gunsmoke and Gemara: Depictions of Jewish Life in Classic TV Westerns" - click here

 Sunday, April 24th - Yom Hashoah - "Remembering: Rinat Members Share Their Parent's Experience During the Shoah+ - click here

Tuesday, April 12th - Rabbi Adler "Seder Haggadah Insights" - click here

Tuesday, April 12th - Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur - click here

Sunday, April 10th - Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. Schacter "When You See Something, Do Something: Reflections on Pesach in memory of Rabbi Herschel Schacter, z"l." - click here

Sunday, April 10th -  Rabbi Michael Rosensweig "The Factor of Eretz Yisrael in Korban Pesach." - click here

Wednesday, April 6th - Rabbi Unterman - click here

Tuesday, April 5th - Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur - click here

Monday, April 4th - Zal Suldan "Seder Surprises" - click here

Thursday, March 31st - Pre-Pesach Shiurim with Rabbi Strauchler "4 4 and 2: Four Questions, Four
Children, Two Maggids"
and Rabbi Adler "Be the Star of Your Seder: Insights into the Haggadah" - click here

Wednesday, March 30th - Rabbi Unterman - click here

Tuesday, March 29th - Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur - click here

Sunday, March 27th - HaRav Baruch Gigi "With Your Blood You Shall Live: The Covenant Between Hashem and His Nation."  בדמייך חיי' ברית הפסח בין ה' לבין עמו' - click here

Wednesday, March 23rd - Rabbi Unterman - click here

Tuesday, March 22nd - Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur - click here

Monday, March 21st - David Selis “For Salvation is Near.” The Miracle of Samaritan Passover 1968 Based Upon Newly Discovered Sources.” - click here

Sunday, March 20th -  Rabbanit Dr. Adena Berkowitz “From Ma Nishtanah to the Afikomen: Scholarly, Educational, Spiritual and Practical Tips to Enhance Your Sedarim." - click here

Sunday, March 20th - Yael Nitzanim "Reading Talmudic Absurdities: The Case of the Flying Camel." - click here

Tuesday, March 15th - Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur - click here

Sunday, March 13th Rabbi Strauchler's Practical Halacha Chaburot Series “Purim: Collective Mishloach Manot and Matanot Laevyonim Projects.” - click here

Thursday, March 10th - Rabbi Moshe Tzvi Weinberg “Getting Out from Under the Mountain: Reawakening Out Desire in the Month of Adar.” - click here

Wednesday, March 9th - Rabbi Unterman - click here

Tuesday, March 8th - Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur - click here

Monday, March 7th - Rabbi Strauchler's Practical Halacha Chaburot Series "Navigating the Automated Shabbat Home" - click here

Sunday, March 6th - Debbie Zimelman "Women on the Front Lines: Inside the Combat Units of the Israeli Army." - click here

Motzei Shabbat, March 5th, Professor Jordan Katz "Naming and Shaming: Illegitimate Births Among Early Modern Jews - click here

Sunday, February 27th, Dr. Tzvi Krug and Tova Warburg Sinensky  - "Zooming in on our Relationships - Cultivating Intimacy" -  click here

Sunday, February 27th - Dr. Leeor Gottlieb  - “Midrashic Solutions for Problems in the Peshat: The Case of David’s Ancestry.” - click here

Thursday, February 24th - Rabbi Strauchler's Practical Halacha Chaburot Series "Pizza (and other) Ovens – Going between Meat and Dairy at Home and on the Road.”- click here

Tuesday, February 22nd - Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur - click here

Sunday, February 20th - Professor David N. Myers and Professor Nomi Stolzenberg "The Story of the Satmar Village of Kiryas Joel" - click here

Sunday, February 20th - Shulie Mishkin "The Golan Through War And Peace" - click here

Thursday, February 17th - Rabbi Eli Rubin - Parsha Hashavua Shiur - click here

Wednesday, February 16th - Rabbi Unterman - click here

Tuesday, February 15th- Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur - click here

Monday, February 14th- Rabbi Strauchler's Practical Halacha Chaburot Series “Shabbat: Options for Making Real Coffee – Laboratory and Taste Testing.”- click here.

Sunday, February 13th- Daniel A. Klein. "Who Was Shadal and Why Does it Matter? An Introduction to the Man and His Work." - click here.  Save 15% off individual volumes of Shadal's commentary on the Torah with promo code RINAT at

Wednesday, February 9th- Rabbi Effy Unterman.- click here

Tuesday, February 8th- Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur- click here.

Sunday, February 6th- Rabbi Dr. Zvi Leshem.- click here

Thursday, January 27th, Parsha Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Yehoshua Katzclick here

Thursday, January 20th, Parsha Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Wiener - click here

Sunday, January 16th -Social Action Committee, Marty Tankleff "Wrongful Conviction"  - click here

Motzei Shabbat, January 15th- Dr. Noam Wasserman "Beshalach, Blueprints and Lessons for Making Difficult Transitions" - click here

Thursday, January 13th- Parshat Hashavua with Rabbi Mark Gottlieb. - click here

Wednesday, January 12th, - Rabbi Effy Unterman. - click here.

Tuesday, January 11th- Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur. - click here

Wednesday, January 5th - Rabbi Effy Unterman - click here

Tuesday, January 4th - Rabbi Strauchler's Tanach Shiur - click here

Sunday, January 2nd - Shulie Mishkin "Divided and Reunited: Jerusalem between 1948 and 1967" - click here 

Wednesday, December 29th- Rabbi Effy Unterman Shiur - click here

Sunday, December 26th - Shira Lankin Sheps “Reclaiming Personal Narrative: An Answer to Stigma in the Jewish Community?” - click here

Friday, December 24th -  Rabbi Rafael Aspir "Chullin 11a: Chazaka, Rov, and Cheese from an Animal Found to be a Treifa"- click here

Wednesday, December 22nd- Rabbi Effy Unterman Shiur - click here

Sunday, December 19th - Mark Oppenheimer "A Conversation with Mark Oppenheimer About New Book: Squirrel Hill: The Tree of Life Synagogue Shooting and the Soul of a Neighborhood" - click here 

Wednesday, December 15th- Rabbi Effy Unterman Shiur-click here

Thursday, December 9th- Parshat Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Chaim Strauchler- click here

Wednesday, December 8th- Rabbi Effy Unterman Shiur.- click here

Thursday, December 2nd- Parshat Hashavua Shiur, Rabbi Chaim Strauchler. - click here

Wednesday, December 1st- Rabbi Effy Unterman Shiur.- click here

Tuesday, November 30th - Rabbi Chaim Strauchler "Finding Meaning in the Small Stuff: Chanukah & Beyond." - click here 

Thursday, November 25th  - Mindy Schwartz Zolty "Serach Bat Asher: Biblical Enigma; Midrashic Superhero." - click here and click here

Sunday, November 21st - Rabbi Menachem Leibtag "From Yitzchak's Blessings to Yosef's Dreams: The Logical Reason for 'Sinat Chinam' in Sefer Breishit." - click here

Thursday, November 18th Parshat Hashavua Shiur. Rabbi Yaakov Blau - click here

Wednesday, November, 17th "The Spirit of the Sedra" with Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Wednesday, November, 10th "The Spirit of the Sedra" with Rabbi Effy Unterman- click here

Sunday, October 31st, Rabbi Jacob J. Schacter- "The Mother's Role in Educating Children.- click here

Thursday, October 28th, Rabbi Michael Taubes - Parsha Hashavua Shiur - click here

Monday, October 25th, Dr. Daniel Rynhold "Communities in Conversation initiative" - click here


Sunday, October 17th, "Supporting Family and Friends Going Through Infertility or Loss." - click here

Sunday, October 10th – Dr. Moshe Cohn. "Piku'ah nefesh lishmah: Brain Death and Organ Donation in Halakha." A Tribute to my Rebbe, Rabbi Moshe Dovid Tendler, z"l - click here.

Thursday, October 7th, Parshat Hashavua Shiur with Rabbi Eli Rubin - click here

Thursday, September 30th, Parshat Hashavua Shiur with Rabbi Strauchler - click here

Sunday, September 26th, Tradition, Rabbi Norman Lamm Memorial Volume - click here

Sunday, September 26th, Shulie Mishkin "Nation Building and its Challanges: Israel in Her First Decades" - click here

Sunday, September 12th, Rav Michael Rosensweig "The Singular Teshuvah of the Korban Seir Hamishtaleah” - click here

Thursday, September 2nd, Parshat Hashavua Shiur with Rabbi Mark Gottleib - click here

Wednesday, September 1st, Rabbi Wiener's “Preparing for Yamim Noraim with Insights from Mesilat Yesharim." - click here

Motzei Shabbat, August 28th - Rabbi Netanel Wiederbank "Theological Issues in Selichot" - click here

Thursday, August 19th, 2021- Parshat Hashavua Shiur with Rabbi Yehoshua Katz. "The Individual and National Right of the Firstborn." - click here

Thursday, August 12th, 2021- Parshat Hashavua Shiur with Rabbi Chaim Strauchler. "למען ישמעו וראו  Public Relations and Torah." - click here

Sunday, July 25th, 2021- Maureen Ash. "Eretz haCovid: Practical Advice on the Process of Getting Your Ishur (for first degree relatives only)." Please note that regulations may have changed subsequent to this presentation. click here.

Sunday, July 25th, 8:45am. Rabbi Wiener's Perek Chezkat Habatim Summer Gemara Shiur Series. - click here

July 18th, 2021- Joey  Rosenfeld. "When the Bottom Drops Out: Tisha B'Av and the Light of Redemption." - click here.

July 11th, 2021- Sonia Gollance. "Mixed Dancing and Jewish Modernity." For a copy of this presentation, please contact

July 11th, 2021- Agnon Lecture Series- Stories Related to the 3 Weeks with Rabbi Jeffrey Saks- Part 2- click here

Sunday, July 11th, 8:45am. Rabbi Wiener's Perek Chezkat Habatim Summer Gemara Shiur Series. - click here

July 5th, 2021- Rabbi Donny Besser. "Bentching on a :חצי כוס A Key to Galut Survival." click here

July 4th, 2021- Agnon Lecture Series- Stories Related to the 3 Weeks with Rabbi Jeffrey Saks- Part 1- click here

June 27th, 2021- Perek Chezkat Habatim Summer Gemara Shiur Series with Rabbi Wiener- click here

June 27th, 2021- The Jewish Footprint of Seville- A Virtual Journey, presented by Moises Hassan-Amselem- click here

June 20th, 2021- Rabbi Chaim Strauchler. Shev Shemateta 101: An Introduction to Rabbinic Decision-Making- “Halachic Epistemology: Rabbi Aryeh Leib Heller's Explanation For How We Know What We Know.”  - click here

June 20th, 2021- Shayna Goldberg. "What Do You Really Want? Trusting Ourselves and Empowering Trust in Our Children." - click here

June 20th, 2021- Perek Chezkat Habatim Summer Gemara Shiur Series with Rabbi Wiener- click here

June 13th, 2021- Rabbanit Dena Rock.  Shev Shemateta 101: An Introduction to Rabbinic Decision-Making- "The Power of One: עד אחד נאמן באיסור." - click here

June 6th, 2021- An Evening with Julie Metz, author of the memoir, "Eva and Eve." - click here

June 6th, 2021- Rabbi Avi Heller. Shev Shemateta 101: An Introduction to Rabbinic Decision-Making- "The Concept of Status and Status Changes in Halacha." - click here

May 31st, 2021- Rabbi Eitan Bendavid. "The Italian Rabbi Who Refused to Cover His Head."- click here

May 30th, 2021- Devorah Evron. Shev Shemateta 101: An Introduction to Rabbinic Decision-Making- "דפריש מרובא פריש  כל and the Bride Who Had No Father."- click here

Thursday, May 27th, 2021- Parshat Hashavua Shiur with Rabbi Michael Taubes. - click here

May 23rd, 2021- Tova Warburg Sinensky.   "דאורײתא או דרבנן  װסתות  ”When Halachic Theory Encounters Unpredictable Circumstances.” - click here

May 23rd, 2021- "Shtisel's Shas: A Look At Shtisel's Talmudic References and Their Significance." Presented by Shai Secunda. - click here

May 9th, 2021- Dr. Chavi Eve Karkowsky, moderated by Tova Warburg Sinensky. “The Stories We Don't Tell About Building Our Families...And What We Lose Because We Don't." - click here

May 9th, 2021- Avigail Gross Gelman. Shev Shemateta 101: An Introduction to Rabbinic Decision-Making-"Is Possession Nine Tenths of Jewish Law?" - click here. For Powerpoint slides, click here.

May 2nd, 2021- Rabbi Adler. Shev Shemateta 101: An Introduction to Rabbinic Decision-Making- " ספק דאורייתא לחומרא"  Oh Really?” - click here

April 29th, 2021- Parshat Hashavua Shiur with Rabbi Yehuda Halpert. "Pets are People Too?  Rashi as a Posek? Targum Yonathan Preaching Heresy!? Can We Make a Difficult Pasuk Make Sense?" - click here

April 25th, 2021- Professor Laura Leibman. "Multiracial Jews in Early America." - click here

April 25th, 2021- Shaul Seidler- Feller. "Frankism in Early Modern Prague." - click here

April 18th, 2021- A Special Independence Day Tour with Shulie Mishkin. - click here

April 11th, 2021- Menachem Kaiser, author of "Plunder: A Memoir of Family Property & Nazi Treasure." - click here

April 11th, 2021- Lori Gerson.  "Spiritual Resistance: Searching for Humanity in an Inhumane World"- this presentation was not recorded.

April 6th, 2021 Rabbi Jacob J. Schacter "Jewish Religious Responses to the Holocaust" - click here

March 23rd, 2021 – Rabbi Jacob J. Schacter Pre-Pesach Shiur, “The Power of the Pesach Seder: Individual and Community.” - click here

March 21st, 2021 - Rav Michael Rosensweig. “Lishmah in Matzah” - click here

March 21st, 2021 -  Dr. Ari Bergmann Class -   "Scholarship and Politics in the Formation of the Talmud" - click here

March 20th, 2021- Rabbi Adler's Shabbat Hagadol Drasha- click here

March 18th, 2021 - Rabbi Wiener Haggadah Shiur - click here

March 14th, 2021- Dr. Ari Bergmann- "Dorot Harishonim’s Contribution to the History of the Talmud"- click here

March 14th, 2021- Rabbi Dr. Shlomo Dov Rosen-  "Correlations Between How We Understand The Story and How We Keep The Halachot of Pesach"- click here

March 13th, 2021- Professor Ronnie Perelis- "Secret Redemption: Crypto-Jews Celebrate Pesach in the Shadow of the Inquisition"- click here

March 11th, 2021- Rabbi Adler's Haggadah Shiur- click here

March 7th, 2021- Dr. Ari Bergmann- "The Historiography of the Talmud: What is at stake?"- click here

March 7th, 2021- Laura Silbermann- "How Do Bat Pharoah, Moshe & Am Yisrael Emerge from the Waters?"- click here

March 6th, 2021- Rabbi Tzvi Sinensky- "Pesach, the Kotzker Rebbe, and Hostility Toward Hypocrisy in the Sermons of Rabbi Norman Lamm"- click here

March 2nd, 2021- Dr. Jon Greenberg- "פרי חרות: Fruits of Freedom "Ancient Seder Insights from Nature, Food, and Farming in The Torah Flora Hagada"- click here For Seder Tips- click here

March 27th- Rabbi Dr. Shlomo Zuckier- "Reflections on the Pandemic Year - Halachic, Theological and Communal Responses"- click here

February 15th, 2021- Rav Yoel bin Nun Series"Four Neviim vis a vis the Collapse of Babylonia and the Ascendance of Koresh and Darius" click here

February 14th, 2021- Mindy Wiesenberg- click here

February 13th, 2021- Yitzhak Berger- click here

February 7th, 2021- Core Conversations with Tova Warburg Sinesky- click here

February 7th, 2021- Rabbi Michael Olshin, "Chassidic Zionism - Chassidic Rebbes who were Active Zionists"- click here

February 6th, 2021- Nomi Schneck- "Throne Room, Palace, Courtyard: The Art of Space in Megillat Esther"- click here

February 4th, 2021- Parshat Hashavua Shiur with Rabbi Jeremy Wieder, אין מוקדם ומאוחר בתורה"- click here For source materials, click here

January 31st, 2021 - Rav Yoel Bin-Nun, Part 2 - click here

JJanuary 30th, 2021- "From Cairo to the Cloud," with Michelle Paymar- click here

January 24th, 2021 - Len Moskowitz. "Mystical Foundations
of Judaism Made Accessible: Rav Chaim Volozhiner's Nefesh Ha-chaim in English. -
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January 23rd, 2021 - Rabbi Tzvi Benoff. "From Hebrew National to Beit Yosef: The History, Halacha, and Hashkafa of Orthodox Diversity in Post-War Miami and Jerusalem." - click here

 January 21st, 2021 - parshat hashavua shiur, Rabbi Yehoshua Katz. "Korban Pesach: the Nation-Making Sacrifice." - click here

January 17th, 2021 David Olivestone "Chazanut: Shul or Show" - click here

January 12th, 2021 Rabbi Wiener's The Structure and Spirit of Tehillim - Part 3 - click here

January 10th, 2021W. Daniel McDonald and Yaffy Newman in conversation with Sandee Brawarsky. Voices of our Community: Being Black and Modern Orthodox." - click here

January 9th, 2021 - Navigating Women's health & Halacha Across the Lifespan - click here

January 5th, 2021 - Rabbi Wiener's The Structure and Spirit of Tehillim - Part 2 - click here

January 3rd, 2021 - A Panel Discussion Regarding Covid-19 Vaccination, Addressing Concerns, Answering Questions, Informing our Choice - click here

January 3rd, 2021 - Rav Yoel Bin-Nun, Part I - click here

January 2nd, 2021 - Eve Krakowski - "Maimonides  Menstrual Reform in Egypt" - click here. For the article that formed the basis of the lecture, click here.

December 29th, 2020 - Rabbi Wiener's The Structure and Spirit of Tehillim - Part 1 - click here

December 27th, 2020 - National Library of Israel, Naomi Schacter and Raquel Ukeles "What do Hannah Senesh, the Rambam, Franz Kafka and Mayy Ziadeh have in common? Introducing the National Library of Israel" - click here.

December 21st, 2020 - Jennifer Rosner - Author of "The Yellow Bird Sings" - click here.

December 12th, 2020 - Joey Rosenfeld - Melava Malka - click here

December 10th, 2020 - Rabbi Tzvi Sinensky - R. Hanina Sgan Hakohanim Boot Camp, Pesachim Daf 19 "Safek Tumah and the Chanukah Story" - click here

December 9th, 2020 - Rabbanit Leah Sarna - R. Hanina Sgan Hakohanim Boot Camp, Pesachim Daf 18 "Tarach vekatav Lah Kera: The Torah Went the Extra Mile" - click here

December 8th, 2020 - Rabbi Noach Goldstein - R. Hanina Sgan Hakohanim Boot Camp, Pesachim Daf 17 "Pure Tumah? The Case of Tum'at Mashkin" - click here

December 7th, 2020 - Rabbi Moshe Kahn  - R. Hanina Sgan Hakohanim Boot Camp, Pesachim Daf 16 "The surprising Role and Status of Blood in the Beit Hamikdash" - click here

December 6th, 2020 - Rabbi Shmuel Afek  - R. Hanina Sgan Hakohanim Boot Camp, Pesachim Daf 15 "Dear Rabbi Akiva and Rabbi Hanina, is it not asur to add Tumah to Kodashim"- click here

December 5th, 2020 - Rabbi Yosef Adler  - R. Hanina Sgan Hakohanim Boot Camp, Pesachim Daf 14 "An Introduction to Tumah and Taharah and an Analysis of the Unique dinof Herev harei hu keHalal" - click here

November 26th, 2020 - Rabbi Yakir Schechter - "Hit Me With Your Best Shot - An Analysis Of Chovel B'rshus in Halacha and Hashkafa" - click here

November 15th, 2020 - Rabbanit Gilla Rosen - "Did Our Ancestors Keep Mitzvot? How To Read A Midrash: From Rambam And Rashi To Rav Lichtenstein" - click here

November 14th, 2020 - Rabbi Joe Wolfson - "From London to Manhattan: Personal Reflections on Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks." - click here

November 8th, 2020- Rabbi Jacob J. Schacter-  "Appreciating the Importance of Gratitude." - click here

October 31st, 2020 - Aaron Koller- "Did Abraham Fail the Akedah? Criticism of Avraham in the "Jewish tradition" - click here

October 25th, 2020 - Jennifer Rosner author of "The Yellow Bird Sings" - click here

October 8th, 2020 - Rabbi Adler & Rabbi Wiener's Hoshana Rabba Shiur - click here

October 7th, 2020 - Yoetzet Halacha Tova Warburg Sinensky - What to expect when you're not expecting - click here

October 6th, 2020 - Rabbi Daniel Fox - "It's Not Every Day: The Nature of Birchat Kohanim and its Unique Role in the Diaspora" - click here

September 26th, 2020 - Book Launch for "As a Ram Yearns for the Brook" by Dani Ritholtz - click here

September 24th, 2020 - Rabbi Adler Teshuva Drasha - click here

September 24th, 2020  - Rabbi Dr. Jacob J Schacter "Reflections on Yom Kippur: The Dual Goal of Teshuvah"- click here

September 13th, 2020 - Rabbi Adler's Pre Yamim Noraim Concert - click here

September 12th, 2020 - Rabbi David Nachbar - “Rosh HaShana’s Unique Expression of Prayer and its Resonance for תשפ״א- 5781 - click here

September 9th, 2020 - Rabbi Adler Pre-Rosh Hashana Series - Part 2 - click here

September 7th, 2020 - Rabbi Eitan Cooper "Can we Lie in our Tefilot? Exploring the Concept of "Dover Shekarim" - click here

September 6th, 2020 - Rabbi Michael Rosensweig -" ראש השנה שחל בשבת" - click here.

September 2nd, 2020 - Rabbi Adler's Pre-Rosh Hashana Series - Part 1 - click here

August 23rd, 2020 - Menachem Schnaidman "Two Modes of Teshuva" - click here.

August 23rd, 2020 - Rabbi Joe Wolfson "Killing COVID: Lessons from an inner city Jewish student community's response to the crises of 2020."- click here

August 16th, 2020 - Esther Kustanowitz "“TVGoneJewy: TV's Jewish Renaissance" - click here.

August 16th, 2020 - Shulie Mishkin "The Mysteries of Bet Shearim and Zippori, Homes of the Sanhedrin" - click here.

August 9th, 2020 - Zalmen Mlotek "Singalong" - click here. For songsheets, click here.

August 9th, 2020-  Rabbi Yehoshua Katz - "U'teshuvah U'tefillah U'tzedakah: Analyzing the Role of Teshuvah on Rosh Ha-shannah" - click here. For source materials, click here.

August 8th, 2020 - Dr. Moshe Cohn - "COVID and Congregation: Fact, Myth, and Fake News" - click here.

August 2nd, 2020- Ask The Rabbi - click here

August 2nd, 2020 - Dr. Sharon Galper Grossman - “Coping with Corona: Halachic Approaches to Mental Health in COVID-19" - click here

July 30th, 2020 - Professor David Shyovitz - "The Trial Of The Talmud 1240-2020" - click here

July 30th, 2020 - Rabbi Moshe Bernstein “Three Perspectives on Yerushalayim in Sefer Tehillim” - click here

July 26th, 2020 - Elana Kaplan "Night at the MET Museum: A Journey through Jewish History in Ancient Egypt" - click here

July 26th, 2020 - Rachel Weber Leshaw "What is "Legitimate Protest?" A Closer Look at Kamtza and Bar Kamtza." - click here. For source materials, click here.

July 19th, 2020 - Rabbi Moshe Kahn- "The Skin of Moshe's Face Became Radiant. Why?" - click here. For source materials, click here.

July 12th, 2020 - Nerot Corona Virtual Tea,  Shera Dubitsky - "Claiming Your Inheritance" - click here

July 12th, 2020 - Rav Aryeh Stechler - "Rereading Rabbi Lamm's Torah Umadda 30 Years Later in Memory of Rabbi Norman Lamm, z"l"click here

July 5th, 2020 - Harav Baruch Gigi - click here
'תן לי יבנה וחכמיה'
הדות בלא מקדש-שיעור על משמעותו של
חורבן הבית, והיכולת לשקם את קיומו של העם בהעדר המקדש

July 3rd, 2020 - Menachem Butler "The Holocaust and American Jewry: Reflecting on Four Heroines Who Paved The Way (Lucy Dawidowicz, Yaffa Eliach, Esther Jungreis, and Trude Weiss-Rosmarin)" - click here

June 28th, 2020 - Dr. Sarah Bunin Benor "Becoming Frum: How Newcomers Learn the Language and Culture of Orthodox Judaism" - click here

June 28th, 2020 - Dr. Yardaena Osband "A Dose of the Daf. Come learn the daily daf with Yardaena Osband, co-host of the Talking Talmud daf yomi podcast, conversation about the daily daf" - click here

June 21st, 2020 Leeber Cohen "Sheiltot - A Masterpiece of Gaonic Literature - An HIstorical Overview and Introduction" - click here

June 14th, 2020 Daniel Chertoff "Palestine Posts: An Eyewitness Account of the Birth of Israel." - click here

June 14th, David Fishman. "The Book Smugglers of the Vilna Ghetto : A Story of Jewish Spiritual Fortitude." - click here

June 7th, 2020, Dr. Shayna Weiss "Holy Waters: The Story of Jerusalem's First Swimming Pool" - click here

May 26th, 2020, Reva Judas "The Many Shades of Loss, the Many Paths to Healing. Remembrance with Resilience" - click here

May 25th, 2020, Rabbi Jacob J. Schacter - "The Jewish Soldier And The Challanges Of War" - click here

May 24th, 2020, Dena Levie - "Papercutting" - click here

May 24th, 2020, Rabbi Menachem Leibtag - "The Forty days of prayer between the Ten Commandments & the Thirteen Attributes - The inevitable need for the second set of Luchot, in light of Parshat Ekev" - click here

May 24th, 2020, Professor Shaul Stampfer - "How Did the Changing Polish Economy Impact on the Settlement of Jews in Eastern Europe in the Early Modern Period" - click here

May 24th, 2020 Dena Block - "The Evolution of Halacha from Sinai to 2020: A Case Study of the Jewish Wedding" - click here and proceed to the 56th minute

May 24th, 2020, Tova Warburg Sinensky - "Watercolors & Family Relationships: The Impact of Personal Narrartive on Religious Responsibility" - click here

May 24th, ​​​​​​2020, Rabbi Tzvi Sinensky - "Should We Hold Tikkun Liel Shavuot at Home? Individual and Communal Dimenions of Kabbalat ha-Torah" - click here

May 24th, ​​​​​​2020, Rabbi Adler - "אוכל נפש: What exactly is permitted?"  - click here

May 19th,  2020 Rena Goldin, PsyD and Tova Warburg Sinensky  - “Relationships: Let’s Talk: Questions and Answers” - click here.

May 17th, 2020, Dr, Moshe Cohn"A Tour of Medical Ethics and Halakha from Inside the Pandemic" - click here

May 17th, 2020 Rabbi David Fohrman "Did King Solomon Write a Hidden Commentary on the Book of Ruth?" -  contact for a video of this presentation.

May 10th, 2020, Dana Fishkin ""A Woman of Valor in Sepharad & Ashkenaz: Medieval Approaches to Eshet Chayil" - click here

May 3rd, 2020, Rabbi Itamar Rosensweig "Weddings, Sefirah, and Shehecheyanu: an Analysis of the Jewish Wedding" - click here 

May 3rd, 2020, Dr. Rachel B. Gross "Jews, Schmaltz, and Crisco in the Age of Industrial Food" - click here

May 3rd, 2020, Rabbi Itamar Rosensweig - "Weddings, Sefirah, and Shehecheyanu: an Analysis of the Jewish Wedding" - click here

April 13th, 2020, Rav Yonatan Rosensweig - "How does Halacha define and relate to mental health?" - click here

April 13th, 2020, Joey Rosenfeld - "The LIghts of Confusion: Towards a Redemption of Questioning" - click here

April 12th, 2020, Yoel Finkelman "From Bomberg to the Beit Midrash: The How and Why of the Gemara's Page Layout” - click here

April 12th, 2020, Elisheva Baumgarten "They too were part of the miracle ( אף הן היו באותו הנס )
- Historical Perspectives on Inclusion and Exclusion of Women from the Passover Ritual”
- click here

April 12th, 2020, Zvi Leshem “Hasidism and Neo-Hasidism in Interbellum Vienna - Hasidic Emotional Education as a Response to Secularization in Interwar Poland” - click here

April 12th, 2020, Channa Lockshin Bob“Rabi Yitzchak Yaakov Reines: The Zionist Rabbi You Never Knew You Needed – A Talk Based on a Newly Discovered Collection of Manuscripts” - click here

April 12th, 2020, Shlomo Pill “Kedusha as Deliberation: A Post-Modern Framework for Avodas Hashem in Challenging Times” - click here

April 12th, 2020, Yoni Zolty “Korban Pesach in Eretz Yisrael through the lens of Sefer Yehoshua" - click here

April 12th, 2020, Sara Wolkenfeld “Texts & Tech: A Sefaria How-To” - click here

April 12th, 2020, Yehuda Chanales “Leading and Educating for Times of Uncertainty: Lesson from Yetziat Mitzrayim” - click here

April 12th, 2020, Joshua Teplitsky "Quarantines and Ghettos: Epidemics in Jewish Life in Early Modern Europe" - click here

April 12th, 2020, Dovid Bashevkin “The Resilience of Jewish Identity: Jewish Peoplehood in Halacha and Machshava.” - click here

April 5th, 2020 - Dr. Eva Lazar - "Pandemic Parenting: Pragmatic Tools for a Meaningful Pesach" - click here

March 29th, 2020 - Professor Naomi Klapper - "Seven Keys To Saving Our Sanity" Maintaining Family Harmony And Our Mental Health In Turbulent Times" - click here

March 25th, 2020 - Alexis Berkowitz - "Order & Organization in Quarantine: A HIIT Approach" - click here


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