RIETS Presents May 19 Shiur for Former Students of Rabbi Mordechai Willig
Yeshiva University affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) will host a reunion shiur for the talmidim of Rabbi Mordechai Willig on Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. in the Jacob and Dreizel Glueck Center for Jewish Study, Room 307, 185th Street between Audubon and Amsterdam Avenues, New York City. Rabbi Willig will speak on the subject of Sefiras Ha’Omer and Lag Ba’Omer.
Rabbi Willig is Yeshiva University’s Rabbi Dr. Sol Roth Professor of Talmud and Contemporary Halachah and has served as rosh yeshiva at the Yeshiva Program / Mazer School of Talmudic Studies since 1973 and as rosh kollel at RIETS. He is the spiritual leader of the Young Israel of Riverdale in the Bronx and deputy av beis din of the Beth Din of America.