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OU West Coast 22nd Annual Torah Convention

Thursday, Dec, 20, 2012 - Sunday, Dec, 23, 2012 12:20 PM to 12:20 PM

OU West Coast Annual Torah Convention

Thursday, December 20 – December 23, 2012

“The Quest For Spirituality”

Keynote Address – Thursday, DEC 20, 7:45pm: Speaker -Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. Schachter
at Young Israel of North Beverly Hills 
The Quest for Spirituality – Timeless Challenge: Contemporary Solutions
followed by a panel with guests, Rabbi Meyer May, of the Simon Wiesenthal Museum of Tolerance and Mr. David Suissa, President of the Los Angeles Jewish Journal

The members of our distinguished faculty will speak at
OU member synagogues throughout the convention.
Rabbi Simon Benzaquen, Emeritus, Sefardic Bikur Cholim Cong., Seattle, WA
Rabbi Shmuel Goldin, President, RCA;Cong Ahavas Torah, Englewood, NJ
Rabbi Shaye Guttenberg, Adath Israel Cong.; President, Jewish Study Network, San Francisco
Rabbi Leonard Matanky, Cong KINS West Rogers Park, Chicago
Rabbi Ilan Feldman, Beth Jacob, Atlanta, GA
Rabbi Hershel Schachter, Rosh Yeshiva RIETS, YU, New York
Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. Schachter, Prof., Jewish History & Jewish Thought;
                                Sr. Scholar, Center for the Jewish Future, YU
Rabbi Zvi Sobolofsky, Rosh Yeshiva, YU; Posek-NCSY; Cong Ohr HaTorah, NJ
Rabbi Joel & Aviva Tessler, Beth Shalom Cong., Potomac, MD
Rabbi Steven & Yael Weil, Executive Vice President, OU, New York
Special guests: Rabbi Meyer May and Mr. David Suissa 

Sunday , DEC 23, sessions will take place at Young Israel of Century City
Dr. Beth Sharon Samuels, A”H, Annual Memorial Beit Midrash
9:30am: Rebbetzin Yael Weil
10:30am:  Rebbetzin Aviva Tessler

9:30am: Men’s Beit Midrash – with Rav Hershel Schachter

11:30am: Panel with Rabbis Leonard Matanky,  Zvi Sobolofsky,  Joel Tessler
Moderated by : Rabbi Shmuel Goldin 
“How Do We Include Spirituality in Our Daily Lives?”





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