The Meaning of Freedom

Rabbi Sacks to Keynote April 17 Kollel and Midreshet Yom Rishon Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks, Kressel and Ephrat Family Professor of Jewish Thought, will be the featured speaker at a special Abraham and Millie Arbesfeld Kollel and Midreshet Yom Rishon event hosted by Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future on April 17, 2016. The lecture will […]

Of Kings and Kohanim

Inaugural Rabbi Allan Mirvis Lecture Confronts and Contrasts Jewish Leadership Roles Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik, director of Yeshiva University’s Zahava and Moshael Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought, delivered the inaugural Rabbi Allan Mirvis lecture on Sunday morning, December 21, at the Shenk Community Shul on YU’s Wilf Campus. More than 150 attended the […]

CJF Presents Month-Long Kollel Yom Rishon Series

YU Scholars to Offer “Perspectives on Teshuva And The Yamim Noraim” Throughout September Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future launched its Kollel Yom Rishon continuing adult education programming on Sunday, September 7, with lectures from Rabbi Meir Goldwicht, Joel and Maria Finkle Visiting Israeli Rosh Yeshiva at YU-affiliated Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS), and […]

Tribute to Rav Ovadia Yosef

Yeshiva University Presents Kollel Yom Rishon Dedicated to Torah Leader’s Legacy on November 24   Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future (CJF) and Abraham Arbesfeld Kollel Yom Rishon and Millie Arbesfeld Midreshet Yom Rishon will present a tribute event dedicated to the legacy of HaRav Ovadia Yosef zt”l on Sunday November 24, from 9:15-11:30 a.m. […]