The Orthodox Union’s former President and Chairman of the Board Stephen J. Savitsky will be scholar in residence at the Young Israel of Plainview from Friday, March 6 to Saturday, March 7, Shabbat Parshat Ki Tisa.
The OU member synagogue is located at 132 Southern Parkway.
During Shacharit service on Saturday morning Mr. Savitsky will deliver his sermon during the service on “The Role of the OU in the Battle to Fight Assimilation” In the afternoon before Mincha, he will be lecturing on “The State of the Orthodox Community in 2015.” Between Mincha and Maariv, Mr. Savitsky will culminate the weekend with “Israel: The Story Beyond the Headlines.”
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