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…
Yeshiva University Offers Online Child Abuse Prevention Course for Rabbis
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…
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.
With Jewish communities emerging throughout the US and across the globe, the need for qualified rabbis and educators has grown. Oftentimes, the search for a suitable rabbi can be a somewhat daunting task.
Na’ama Nadel raises two toddlers, teaches full-time, is finishing a master’s degree, and pursues an interest in art. This would be enough for any one woman to juggle, but Nadel is also a rebbitzin, the wife of Rabbi Seth Nadel of Young Israel of West Hartford, CT.
A conference on “The Role of the Chatan Teacher” sponsored by Yeshiva University’s (YU) Center for the Jewish Future (CJF) will take place on Tuesday, March 4, 2008 at the Wilf Campus in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan. The Yom Iyun was organized by Tzelem, a special project of CJF.
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.
Over 100 students from three Long Island yeshivot (Jewish religious schools) prepared for the yamim noraim (days of awe) in a special way.
Nearly 350 students from six New Jersey yeshivot (Jewish religious schools) prepared for the yamim noraim (days of awe) in a special way.