RIETS Offers Marriage-Building Workshop for Future Rabbis

Two-Day Course Prepares Couples to Weather the Challenges of Pulpit Life On December 25 and 26, 2016, the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) sponsored a two-day couples workshop titled “The Art of Science and Love” at the Jacob and Dreizel Glueck Center for Jewish Study. Presented by David Mark, a therapist from the Gottman […]

Keeping Communities Safe

Center for the Jewish Future Hosts Conference for Rabbis on Addressing and Preventing Child Sexual Abuse in Jewish Communities On February 25, Yeshiva University’s Center for the Jewish Future hosted an educational and training session for rabbinic leadership focusing on the unique challenges of addressing and preventing child sexual abuse in religious communities. The conference […]

Rabbis Tune in to Web Cast for Expert Advice on Helping Congregants Cope with Difficult Financial Climate

In an effort to help rabbis understand, anticipate and respond to the needs of congregants, students and friends during the difficult economic climate, the Yeshiva University Center for the Jewish Future (CJF) – Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) will present “What the Rabbi Needs to Know about the Current Financial Crisis,” a two-part interactive conference broadcast on the Web.

Midrashiya Program in Israel Prepares Rabbis’ Wives for Leadership Roles in the Community

While their husbands pursue rabbinical studies in the YU RIETS Israel Kollel at the university’s campus in Jerusalem, a group of women now have a learning program of their own that will prepare them for their roles as community leaders. The Yeshiva University Center for the Jewish Future (CJF) launched the Midrashiya Program for the wives of rabbinical students this fall in partnership with the RIETS Israel Kollel and the Jewish Agency MASA Israel Program.