The Alan Papernick Educational Institute Endowment Fund presents: Jewish Law Today Like any legal system, Jewish law is dynamic.  It responds to new societal issues as they arise.  In “Jewish Law Today”, Rabbi Schiff will address five twenty first century legal debates from the perspective of Jewish legal sources.  Exploring relevant texts, Rabbi Schiff will…

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The Alan Papernick Educational Institute Endowment Fund presents: CURRENT KEY CONCERNS In this 5-part CLE series, Rabbi Schiff will explore five distinct legal issues that represent pressing current concerns in our own day. Exploring Jewish texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex contemporary topics. How has Judaism…

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The Alan Papernick Educational Institute Endowment Fund presents: CURRENT KEY CONCERNS In this 5-part CLE series, Rabbi Schiff will explore five distinct legal issues that represent pressing current concerns in our own day. Exploring Jewish texts, Rabbi Schiff will present the unique insights of Judaism on each of these complex contemporary topics. How has Judaism…

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Levinas and Radical Responsibility: What Could Jewish Community Model for Humanity? Pardes’ Rabbi Zvi Hirschfield will join us for shabbat meals and classes on November 15 and November 16. Rabbi Hirschfield will be teaching two sessions. A shabbat dinner session: The Conflict Between Truth and Peace: What Do We Do When We are Committed to…

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The Conflict Between Truth and Peace: What Do We Do When We are Committed to Two Values That are Sometimes Irreconcilable? Pardes’ Rabbi Zvi Hirschfield will join us for shabbat meals and classes on November 15 and November 16. Rabbi Hirschfield will be teaching two sessions. A shabbat dinner session: The Conflict Between Truth and…

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The Alan Papernick Educational Institute Endowment Fund presents: Jewish Law Today Like any legal system, Jewish law is dynamic.  It responds to new societal issues as they arise.  In “Jewish Law Today”, Rabbi Schiff will address five twenty first century legal debates from the perspective of Jewish legal sources.  Exploring relevant texts, Rabbi Schiff will…

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The classic Jewish text, Pirkei Avot, is regularly studied in the weeks between Pesach and Shavuot. Part of the Mishnah, Pirkei Avot provides a wonderful insight into the observations and wisdom of some of the great sages of the Jewish tradition. In 2018, Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz released a brand new commentary on Pirkei Avot, “Pirkei…

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The classic Jewish text, Pirkei Avot, is regularly studied in the weeks between Pesach and Shavuot. Part of the Mishnah, Pirkei Avot provides a wonderful insight into the observations and wisdom of some of the great sages of the Jewish tradition. In 2018, Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz released a brand new commentary on Pirkei Avot, “Pirkei…

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The classic Jewish text, Pirkei Avot, is regularly studied in the weeks between Pesach and Shavuot. Part of the Mishnah, Pirkei Avot provides a wonderful insight into the observations and wisdom of some of the great sages of the Jewish tradition. In 2018, Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz released a brand new commentary on Pirkei Avot, “Pirkei…

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The classic Jewish text, Pirkei Avot, is regularly studied in the weeks between Pesach and Shavuot. Part of the Mishnah, Pirkei Avot provides a wonderful insight into the observations and wisdom of some of the great sages of the Jewish tradition. In 2018, Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz released a brand new commentary on Pirkei Avot, “Pirkei…

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The classic Jewish text, Pirkei Avot, is regularly studied in the weeks between Pesach and Shavuot. Part of the Mishnah, Pirkei Avot provides a wonderful insight into the observations and wisdom of some of the great sages of the Jewish tradition. In 2018, Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz released a brand new commentary on Pirkei Avot, “Pirkei…

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