Girls, Girls and yet another Girl!!!
Monday, 12 November 2018
Mazal tov to Rabbi Adam ’08 and Zeeva ’08MO Ariel on the birth of a girl. Mazal tov also to Adam’s brother Elan Ariel ’10, to Zeeva’s... Read More...
Mazal tov to Yossi Szpigiel ’10!
Monday, 12 November 2018
Mazal tov to Yossi Szpigiel ’10 on his engagement to Sarah Reiss. May they be zocheh to build a bayit ne'eman beYisrael! Read More...
Mazal tov to Daniel Gross ’09 and to Tehilla Fish '14MO!
Tuesday, 06 November 2018
Mazal tov to Daniel Gross ’09  and to Tehilla Fish '14MO upon their engagement.   Mazal tov also to Tehilla's parents, Tuvya 1988MTA and... Read More...
Mazal tov to David Schwerdt ’13 and to Kineret Koschitzky ’17MO!
Tuesday, 06 November 2018
Mazal tov to David Schwerdt ’13 and to Kineret Koschitzky ’17MO upon their engagement.   Mazal tov also to Kineret’s parents, Jono ’87... Read More...
Mazal tov to Etan ’02 and Sarah Bendheim!
Tuesday, 06 November 2018
Mazal tov to Etan ’02 and Sarah Bendheim on the birth of twin girls. May they be zocheh legadlam leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!! Read More...
Mazal tov to Noam ’06MTA and Ora-Tali Korbl!
Tuesday, 06 November 2018
Mazal tov to Noam ’06MTA and Ora-Tali Korbl on the birth of a son. May they be zocheh legadlo leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim! Read More...
Mazal tov to Yisrael ’11PC and Batya Kaplan!
Monday, 05 November 2018
Mazal tov to Yisrael ’11PC and Batya Kaplan on the birth of a boy.   May they be zocheh legadlo leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!! Read More...
Mazal tov to Avi Matanky ’08!
Monday, 05 November 2018
Mazal tov to Avi Matanky ’08 on his engagement to Sarah Kellerman.   Mazal tov also to Avi’s brother, Yitzi ’05. May they be zocheh to... Read More...
Mazal tov to Rabbi Robbie ’10 and Ora Schrier!
Monday, 05 November 2018
Mazal tov to Rabbi Robbie ’10 and Ora Schrier on the birth of a boy.   Mazal tov also to Robbie’s brothers, Rabbi Elliot ’07 and Jacob... Read More...
Mazal tov to Rabbi Aharon ’02 and Shira Herskovitz!!
Wednesday, 24 October 2018
Mazal tov to Rabbi Aharon ’02 and Shira Herskovitz on the birth of twins (one boy and one girl).   Mazal tov also to Shira’s brothers,... Read More...
Mazal tov to Rav Reuven ’88 and Shani Taragin!
Wednesday, 24 October 2018
Mazal tov to Rav Reuven ’88 and Shani Taragin on the birth of a grandson, Yosef Moshe Refael, born to Penina and Itzik Walters.   Mazal tov... Read More...
Mazal tov Rabbi Eli ’00 and Ilana Cohn!
Wednesday, 24 October 2018
Mazal tov Rabbi Eli ’00 and Ilana Cohn on the birth of Akiva Dovid.   Mazal tov also to aunts and uncles: Tani Cohn ’06, Yehuda '08... Read More...
Getting back to Semachot listings - October 2018!
Monday, 15 October 2018
We've been busy, but here are the highlights of the last few weeks:   Mazal tov to David ’08 and Hannah Greenberg on the birth of a boy. Mazal... Read More...
Mazal tov to Adam Poliak ('11)!
Thursday, 13 September 2018
Mazal tov to Adam Poliak ('11), upon his recent wedding to Grace Milstein. May they be zocheh to build a bayit ne'eman beYisrael. Read More...
Mazal tov to Ilan Buchbinder ’06MTA!
Thursday, 13 September 2018
Mazal tov to Ilan Buchbinder ’06MTA on his engagement to Tzofia Leiser. May they be zocheh to build a bayit ne'eman beYisrael! Read More...
Catching up on more births - mazal tov to one and all!
Thursday, 13 September 2018
Mazal tov to Adam ’09 and Maddie Zimilover on the birth of a boy.   Mazal tov to Eli (’17Kollel) and Avital Gastwirth on the birth of a boy.... Read More...
Mazal tov to Aaron ’96 and Shayna Weisz!
Thursday, 16 August 2018
Mazal tov to Aaron ’96 and Shayna Weisz and family on making aliya!   Let us know if we can help with anything!! Read More...
Mazal tov to David ’03 and Talia Eis!
Thursday, 16 August 2018
Mazal tov to David ’03 and Talia Eis on the birth of a boy. May they be zocheh legadlo leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!! Read More...
Mazal tov to current MTA Madrich Yishai Abrams ’15MTA!
Thursday, 16 August 2018
Mazal tov to current MTA Madrich Yishai Abrams ’15MTA on his engagement to Rachel Zucker. May they be zocheh to build a bayit ne'eman beYisrael! Read More...
And Births x 3!!!
Wednesday, 15 August 2018
Mazal tov to David ’10 and Leah Nagarpowers on the birth of a girl.     Mazal tov to Avriel ’06 and Shoshi Herrmann on the birth of a... Read More...
VeShavu Vanim x4!
Wednesday, 15 August 2018
  August 15th!!     Mazal tov to Amos Remer ’13 on making aliya today!   Mazal tov to David Aaronson ’14 on making aliya... Read More...
Mazal tov to Jonathan ’95 and Esther Gruenhut!
Wednesday, 15 August 2018
Mazal tov to Jonathan ’95 and Esther Gruenhut on the birth of a boy. May they be zocheh legadlo leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!! Read More...
Mazal tov to Rabbi Alex ’07MTA and Ahuva Tsykin ’12MO!
Wednesday, 08 August 2018
Mazal tov to Rabbi Alex ’07MTA and Ahuva Tsykin ’12MO on the birth of a boy. May they be zocheh legadlo leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!! Read More...
Mazal tov to Adam Kramer ’13 AND TO Tamar Forman ’12MO!
Sunday, 05 August 2018
Mazal tov to Adam Kramer ’13 and to Tamar Forman ’12MO upon their engagement.   Mazal tov also to Adam’s brother, Charlie ’17, and to... Read More...
IMAGE Wishing a Big Gush 'Welcome Home' to the Myers and Robinson families who made Aliyah last week!
Sunday, 05 August 2018
Mazal tov to Jarred ’98 and Joanne Myers on making aliya. Mazal tov to Avi ’97 and Daniella Robinson on making aliya. Read More...
And August Opens with More Good News!
Thursday, 02 August 2018
Mazal tov to Yair Polster ’14 on his engagement to Jenna Fox.    Mazal tov also to Yair’s parents, Mark ’84 and Shani Polster, and... Read More...
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Wednesday, 01 August 2018
Congratulations to Rabbi Chaim Jachter '81 and his son Binyamin upon publishing their book, Depths of Yonah, Unleashing the Power of Your Yom... Read More...
And Immediately Post 9B'Av, some more Good News - Mazal tov to the LIndenbaums!
Monday, 23 July 2018
Mazal tov to Rabbi Shua ’01 and Dr. Yocheved Lindenbaum on the birth of Maayan Revava.   Mazal tov also to Shua’s parents, Yocheved and... Read More...
Births, births and more births! Baruch Hashem for Good News
Tuesday, 17 July 2018
Mazal tov to Dr. Elisha ’04 and Anna Fredman on the birth of Meirav Hodaya.   Mazal tov also to Elisha’s brother, Asher ’02.   Mazal... Read More...
IMAGE July 3rd - Double Aliya Day!!
Wednesday, 04 July 2018
Mazal tov to Aaron Schneider ’14MTA on making aliyah today!   Mazal tov to Hillel Krief ’16 on making aliyah today! Har Etzion's newest... Read More...
Mazal tov to Yosef ’05 and Rebecca Novetsky!
Sunday, 24 June 2018
Mazal tov to Yosef ’05 and Rebecca Novetsky on the birth of a boy.   Mazal tov also to Yosef’s parents, Terry ’80 and Gail Novetsky,... Read More...
Mazal tov to Elan Stochel ’12!
Sunday, 24 June 2018
Mazal tov to Elan Stochel ’12 on his engagement to Adina Tanen.     Mazal tov also to Elan’s parents, Rabbi Shlomo ’80 and Chani... Read More...
Mazal tov to Ilan ’01 and Anna Cohen!
Sunday, 24 June 2018
Mazal tov to Ilan ’01 and Anna Cohen on the birth of Noa Nurit. May they be zocheh legadla leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!!   Read More...
More Good News to Share!
Thursday, 21 June 2018
Mazal tov to Yitzhak ’88 and Ditza Berger upon the engagement of their daughter Tehilla to Eitan Lipsky '14, and the birth of their new... Read More...
Mazal tov to Rav Ezra and Itta Bick!
Thursday, 21 June 2018
Mazal Tov to Rav Ezra and Itta Bick on the birth of a granddaughter, born to Batsheva and Ro’i Stern. May they be zocheh legadla leTorah, leChuppa,... Read More...
IMAGE Congratulations to Tobi Kahn '72 upon his current Art Exhibit!
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Congratulations to our alumnus upon his solo museum exhibition, TOBI KAHN:  AURA - NEW PAINTINGS FROM NATURE, at the Museum of... Read More...
Mazal tov to the Eisenberg-Jacobson Family!
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Mazal tov to Michael ’89 and Yaffa Eisenberg on the marriage of their son (and our talmid) Chaim (Machzor 49Hesder) to Gabriella Jacobson MO '17.... Read More...
Mazal tovs to the Diamond Family!
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Mazal tov to Rafi Diamond ’13 on his engagement to Miriam Renz!   Mazal tov also to Rafi’s brothers, Ariel ’06 and Yonatan ’17.  ... Read More...
Mazal Tov to Betzalel ’92 and Shana Posy!
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Mazal Tov to Betzalel ’92 and Shana Posy on the birth of their son, Eliezer Aharon.   (Aharon is l'zecher nishmas HaRav Lichtenstein zt”l)... Read More...
Mazal tov to Rabbi Jeffrey Kobrin!
Wednesday, 13 June 2018
Congratulations to our alumnus Rabbi Jeffrey Kobrin '92 upon receiving his PhD from Columbia University Teachers College.   His chosen topic of... Read More...
Births, Engagements and Aliya - Hooray!
Sunday, 03 June 2018
Mazal tov to Moshe ’01 and Danielle Halpern on the birth of a boy. Mazal tov also to Moshe’s brothers, Zvi Halpern ’98 and Yoni Halpern ’05.... Read More...
Mazal tov to Raffi Wiesen ’12!
Thursday, 24 May 2018
Mazal tov to Raffi Wiesen ’12 on his engagement to Yael Saban.   Mazal tov also to Raffi’s siblings, Ari Wiesen ’95, Yonatan Wiesen ’99,... Read More...
Mazal tov to Daniel ’01 and Shira Schneck!
Thursday, 24 May 2018
Mazal tov to Daniel ’01  and Shira Schneck on the birth of a boy.    Mazal tov also to Daniel’s brother, Josh Schneck ’03, and... Read More...
Mazal tov to Rabbi Jeremy ’01 and Aviva Stern!
Thursday, 24 May 2018
Mazal tov to Rabbi Jeremy ’01 and Aviva Stern on the birth of Adi Nahala. May they be zocheh legadla leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!! Read More...
Mazal tov to Rachel Wolf and Andrew Borodach ’87!
Thursday, 24 May 2018
Mazal tov to Rachel Wolf and Andrew Borodach ’87, past president of the Etzion Foundation, on the birth of a girl. May they be zocheh legadla... Read More...
And Baruch Hashem Many Mazal Tovs as well!!
Tuesday, 15 May 2018
Mazal tov to Rabbi Yair ’98 and Dr. Talia Hindin on the birth of a girl.   Mazal tov also to Yair’s siblings, Eitan Hindin ’00, Doron... Read More...
IMAGE Mazal tov to Rabbi Yotav Eliach '75 upon publishing his book, Judasim, Zionism and the Land of Israel.
Sunday, 06 May 2018
Mazal tov to Rabbi Yotav Eliach '75 upon publishing his book, Judasim, Zionism and the Land of Israel.   The 4,000-year religious, ideological,... Read More...
Congratulations to Rav Reuven and Rabanit Shani Taragin!
Tuesday, 01 May 2018
Congratulations to Rav Reuven Taragin '88 and Rabbanit Shani Taragin upon becoming the new Directors of Education of the Religious Zionists of... Read More...
Mazal tov to Binyamin ’99 and Deborah Radomsky!
Tuesday, 01 May 2018
Mazal tov to Binyamin ’99 and Deborah Radomsky on the birth of a boy. May they be zocheh legadlo leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!!   Mazal... Read More...
Mazal tov to Rabbi Dov ’00 and Elisha Huff!
Tuesday, 01 May 2018
Mazal tov to Rabbi Dov ’00 and Elisha Huff on the birth of Nava Bracha. May they be zocheh tegadla leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!! Read More...

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a life steady and whole

Recollections and Appreciations of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, zt"l
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Available online here. 

    "In his absence, as in his lifetime, we continue to ask ourselves what he would think about the way we contend with our everyday challenges and what he would say about our struggle against torpor and faithlessness." - Rabbi Shalom Carmy
 

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SUMMER 2018 ETZION UPDATE!!
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WHAT'S HAPPENING IN YESHIVA COMPLETE ARCHIVE

                   

We have created a youtube playlist of Nigunei
Yeshivat Har Etzion for the Yamim Noraim.

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YEMEI IYUN BE-TANAKH 2018

We hope you were able to join us this summer. But if you missed that gala event, click here for shiurim in English, and here for shiurim in other languages!!

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Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu
congratulates Herzog College
for their 20 years of Yemei Iyun
and speaks of his special connection to Tanakh
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Yehonatan Weinberger and Ehud Roth)

     


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