Torat Tzion: YU Students Get Up Close and Personal with Shemittah Observance

The Jewish agricultural cycle of shemittah comes around every seven years, and a recent trip to Israel by a group of Yeshiva University students provided a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience this Torah concept firsthand. From Jan. 8-13, 2022, 12 students from YU’s undergraduate colleges and the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) joined some of […]