For the God of My Father has Been My Aid and Saved Me from Pharaoh's Sword
by Rav Gad Eldad
One of the several similarities between Moshe and Yosef is that they both enable the salvation of Bnei Yisrael. But why does Moshe hesitate to accept his mission to such a degree? We will explore this question and how it may have affected the Torah's record of the explanations for the names of Moshe's sons.
The Development of the Egyptian Subjugation
by Harav Yaakov Medan
The creeping enslavement of the Jewish people by the Egyptians was an intentional strategy, and it has surprising parallels in the time of Shlomo.
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR ALUMNUS
MOSHE MARK BANE '77
UPON HIS BEING ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE ORTHODOX UNION
In a recent interview, he describes what he learned from Harav Aharon Lichtenstein zt"l: "He was the most articulate proponent of Torah Judaism, a moradike iluy and the quintessential anav." Read more...
FOR THE OVERSEAS PROGRAM IN YESHIVA
Shabbat Parashat Teruma (5-6 Adar/March 3rd-4th)
Hope to see you there,
Roshei Yeshiva, Ramim, and alumni staff
Coming Soon: Rabbi Mordechai Friedman in the USA!
Rabbi Friedman will be giving a shiur
at the home of
Eli '85 and Cheryl Sanders
454 Washington Street, Brookline
Thursday, January 26th at 8:00 pm
"Wine, Whiskey and Beer in Mitzvot"
There will be no solicitation of funds
at this program.
RSVP's are appreciated - please click here.
Rabbi Mordechai Friedman will be spending
Shabbat Parashat Va'era,
January 27-28, 2017
at the University of Pennsylvania
Alumni from all colleges are invited to join him.
We hope you enjoy this special opportunity...
Rabbi Moshe Taragin in Merion, PA!
Friday and Shabbat Parashat Vayigash,
January 6-7, 2017
at The Kohelet Yeshiva Beit Midrash
With sessions for the general public as well as for high school students! Details here...
If you have any questions contact,
Rabbi Tzvi Sinensky .
We hope you enjoyed this special opportunity.
Aside from our Roshei Yeshiva and Ramim,
Look at our Lineup at the
Revava Chanuka Yemei Iyun!
Dr. Dore Gold - 11th Israel Ambassador to the United Nations
Rav Chaim Yeshayahu Hadari -
one of the founding Roshei Yeshiva of Yeshivat Hakotel
Rabbi Yochanan Fried - Director of the Torah Education Department in The Israel Ministry of Education, Editor and Founder of the Halacha B'rura Institute
Member of Knesset - Rabbi Yehuda Glick
Rosh Yeshiva of Mercaz HaRav - HaRav Yaakov Shapira
Natan Sharansky - Executive Chairman of The Jewish Agency
Head of Machon Mishpat LeAm - Dayan Ariel Bareli
Tuesday and Wed., Dec 27-28, 2016. To see pictures...
Registration for the 5777 year of VBM classes
is now open!
Go to our website for a complete list of shiurim
and explicit instructions
how to sign up.
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What opportunities are there for special-needs high school graduates who also want to have a year in Israel - and a fulfilling life after that?
Read about the remarkable Darkaynu program, whose male division takes place in Yeshivat Har Etzion.
What's Happening in Israel
Visits to Har Etzion by the most elite instructional institution in the IDF - The IDF Command and Staff College ("Pum") - seem to have become a tradition. Brigadier General Commander Noam Tivon explains why: "I consider Rav Medan a leader, an ideological leader, but also a leader who seeks ways to build bridges, and therefore it is so important to hear him."
Gush Lone-Soldiers (June 2016)
2 NEW BOOKS BASED ON VBM SERIES