2 Engagements to Share!
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Mazal tov to Yair Strachman ’12 on his engagement to Sara Leora Wiener.   Mazal tov also to Yair’s brother, Ben ’14.      ... Read More...
Mazal tov to Rabbi Dov '95 and Esther Malka Karoll!
Thursday, 14 March 2019
Mazal tov to Rabbi Dov '95 and Esther Malka Karoll on the birth of a girl, Hodaya Chana.     Mazal tov to uncles Avinoam Erdfarb '03 and... Read More...
Mazal tov to Yaki '99 and Adina Rydzinski!
Thursday, 14 March 2019
Mazal tov to Yaki '99 and Adina Rydzinski on the birth of a boy. May they be zocheh legadlo leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim! Read More...
And three more boys! Mazal tov to the Nachshons, the Goldsteins and the Anouchis!
Tuesday, 05 March 2019
Mazal tov to Ron ’08 and Sara Nahshon on the birth of a boy!     Mazal tov to Rabbi Noach ’07 and Alexis Goldstein on the birth of a... Read More...
Mazal tov to Leead Staller ’11!
Tuesday, 05 March 2019
Mazal tov to Leead Staller ’11 on his engagement to Shoshana Bachrach! May they be zocheh to build a bayit ne'eman beYisrael! Read More...
Mazal tov to Baer and Dina Rosenbloom!
Tuesday, 05 March 2019
Mazal tov to Baer ’09 and Dina Rosenbloom on the birth of a boy. May they be zocheh legadlo leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim! Read More...
Mazal tov to the Gontowniks!
Tuesday, 05 March 2019
Mazal tov to Ari ’01 and Shira Gontownik on the birth of a boy.   Mazal tov also to Ari’s brother, Hillel ’09. May they be zocheh legadlo... Read More...
So Happy To Share Good News!
Tuesday, 26 February 2019
    Mazal tov to Adam ’07 and Rachel Ifield on the birth of Tal Yisrael.     Mazal tov to Alan ’82 and Tzafrira Wecker on the... Read More...
Births galore! And please daven...
Monday, 18 February 2019
Mazal tov to Daniel ’04 and Talya Gutenberg on the birth of twins, Noa Ita and Refael.   Refael is still in need of more Tefillot. Please... Read More...
Mazal tov to Yosie Friedman ’11!
Monday, 18 February 2019
Mazal tov to Yosie Friedman ’11 on his engagement to Elana Trombka! Mazal tov as well to parents Allen '79 and Rachel Friedman, and to brother Elie... Read More...
Catching up on our Mazal tovs!
Thursday, 14 February 2019
Mazal tov to Yosef Sklar ’13 on his engagement to Rachel Klar ’14MO.   Mazal tov also to Yosef’s sister, Tova Sklar ’15MO.   Mazal... Read More...
IMAGE Congratulations to alumni Rabbi David Brofsky and Prof. Yonatan Grossman upon publishing new books!!
Wednesday, 13 February 2019
If you haven't yet heard!!     Creation: The Story of Beginnings Jonathan Grossman (Hesder 21) Maggid Books   The opening narratives... Read More...
Mazal tov to Ari Chipkin ’14MTA!
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Mazal tov to Ari Chipkin ’14MTA on his engagement to Lori Rabinovitch! May they be zocheh to build a bayit ne'eman beYisrael! Read More...
Mazal tov to Hillel ’01H and Adina Mann ('12MO)!
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Mazal tov to former MTA Madrich and current Director of Institutional Advancement Hillel ’01H and Adina Mann ('12MO) on the birth of a boy! May... Read More...
Mazal tov to Rav Tzvi Chaim and Tamar Kaye!
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Mazal tov to Rav Tzvi Chaim and Tamar Kaye on the birth of a girl! May they be zocheh legadla leTorah, leChuppa, uleMa'asim Tovim!! Read More...
Mazal tov to Hillel Weintraub ’09 and to Kira Joel ’08MO!
Sunday, 20 January 2019
Mazal tov to Hillel Weintraub ’09 and to Kira Joel ’08MO upon their engagement!   May they be zocheh to build a bayit ne'eman beYisrael.... Read More...
Starting 2019 off with Good News - All over the Globe!
Sunday, 13 January 2019
Mazal tov to Joseph ’87 and Orlee Turitz on the engagement of their daughter Yael ’14MO to Eitan Kaplan.   Mazal tov also to Yael’s... Read More...
Mazal tov to Avishav Engle!
Sunday, 06 January 2019
Mazal tov to Avishav Engle '18Kollel upon his engagement to Reayah Paltiel! May they be zocheh to build a bayit ne'eman beYisrael! Read More...
We are happily finishing off 2018 with a blast of good news!
Tuesday, 25 December 2018
Mazal tov to Ariel Altaras ’15 on his engagement to Kayla Ostrov.   Mazal Tov to Daniel ’07 and Abby Bomsztyk on the birth of Lev Aron.... Read More...
It's Wonderful to Share Good News... Recent births, engagements and aliya too
Monday, 10 December 2018
Mazal tov to Tani ’89 and Miriam Wallach on the engagement of their son Yaakov Wallach ’14H to Tehila Matas.   Mazal tov to Joseph ’99 and... Read More...
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...
IMAGE Congratulations to the Jachters!
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...

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Recollections and Appreciations of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, zt"l
Edited by Elka Weber and Joel B. Wolowelsky

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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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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