Yitzchak and Yaakov
by Rav Amnon Bazak
In this shiur, we will analyze the relationships between Yitzchak and Esav and between Rivka and Yaakov, as reflected in the repeated keyword "beni," "my son." We will note that Yitzchak's attitude towards Esav appears to change by the end of the narrative.
Yaakov, Yitzchak, and the Purchase of the Birthright
by Harav Baruch Gigi
Yitzchak and Yaakov both were concerned about continuing the legacy of their fathers, and this accounts for the succession struggles they experienced.
Rabbi Eli Weber and Rabbi Moshe Taragin will be speaking this Shabbat at Congregation Bnai Yeshurun in Teaneck
Rabbi Leibtag is coming soon!
Shabbat Dec. 2-3rd
Young Israel of West Hartford - [Rabbi Tuvia Brander ‘06]
Sunday Dec. 4th
Rinat in Teaneck at 8:50 am; Harvard Hillel [Boston] at 6pm; Brandeis Bet Midrash at 8:30 pm
Monday Dec. 5th
Young Israel of Oceanside at 7:45 pm
Tuesday Dec. 6th
Keter Torah [Romer] at 11am; U of Penn Hillel at 6:30pm; Lower Merion Synagogue at 8:30pm
Wed. Dec. 7th
Lower Merion Synagogue at 12:30 pm
Thurs. Dec. 8th
8pm KMS in Silver Spring
Shabbat Dec. 9-10
at BAYT in Thornhill Toronto
Sunday Dec 11th 9:30 & 10:30
Kollel Yom Rishon / Midreshet Yom Rishon at YU
Yeshivat Har Etzion extends a warm mazal tov to our boger
Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman (1987)
upon his selection as
President of Yeshiva University.
We wish Rabbi Berman much success in this new position,
one which affords him the opportunity
to spread Torah and wisdom,
with a deep attachment to the State of Israel.
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.
Don't miss out.
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