Torah in NY
Indoors at citi field
sunday, April 29, 2018

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Schedule

American Sign Language interpreters will be provided.


Mincha minyanim will be held throughout the day in a dedicated area.

Full Schedule
  • 08:45 am
    Daf Yomi Rabbi Moshe Bamberger
  • 09:30 am
    Daf Yomi B’Iyyun Rabbi Moshe Elefant
  • 10:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 1 The Danger of Discord. The Depth of Diversity. How Mourning for the Students of Rabbi Akiva Became Part of Torah Practice Rabbi Yaakov Neuburger
  • 11:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 2 Unholy Money, Holy Purposes: Vetting Responsibilities in the Flow of Money Rabbi Yitzchak Yisraeli
  • 12:15 pm
    Addiction and Bechira: Halachic and Hashkafic Perspectives Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 Cutting Edge Fertility Technologies and their Halachic Implications Rabbi Gideon Weitzman
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 Life Quality vs. Life Quantity: Halachic Determination for the End of Life Rabbi Prof. Avraham Steinberg, M.D.
  • 05:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 6 Halachic Views of Innocent Until Proven Guilty in Cases of Abuse Rabbi Dr. Jeremy Wieder
  • 06:00 pm
    Conclusion Program Conclusion
  • 08:45 am
    Daf Yomi Rabbi Moshe Bamberger
  • 09:30 am
    Daf Yomi B’Iyyun Rabbi Moshe Elefant
  • 10:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 1 Diversifying Your Learning Portfolio: The Use of Multiple Methodologies for Effective Torah Study Rabbi Dr. Ari Bergmann
  • 11:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 2 Rebbe Shimon’s Eyes: Searching for Holiness in a World of Profanity Rabbi Moshe Weinberger
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 What Me Worry? How Can I Worry if I Have Emunah? Mrs. Lori Palatnik
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 The Journey from Freedom to Matan Torah – Discussing Senator Lieberman’s New Book (book signing included) Senator Joseph Lieberman & Rabbi Menachem Genack
  • 05:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 6 Self-Reliance and Faith in G-d: Finding the Balance Between Bitachon and Hishtadlut Rabbi Eliezer Breitowitz
  • 06:00 pm
    Conclusion Program Conclusion
  • 08:45 am
    Daf Yomi Rabbi Moshe Bamberger
  • 09:30 am
    Daf Yomi B’Iyyun Rabbi Moshe Elefant
  • 10:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 1 The Chosen City: Jerusalem the Heart of Judaism Rabbi Yosef Adler
  • 11:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 2 The Responsa that Led to Finding the Three Kidnapped Boys from Gush Etzion Rabbi Yosef Tzvi Rimon
  • 12:15 pm
    The Case of Modern Israel: Emunah in an Age of New Media Mrs. Sivan Rahav Meir
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 East Meets West: The Convergence of Sefardi and Ashkenazi Traditions in Contemporary Israel Rabbi Eli Mansour
  • 06:00 pm
    Conclusion Program Conclusion
  • 08:45 am
    Daf Yomi Rabbi Moshe Bamberger
  • 09:30 am
    Daf Yomi B’Iyyun Rabbi Moshe Elefant
  • 01:15 pm
    Plenary Topic: It’s Not What We Do; It’s Who We Are
    Introduction: Mr. Allen Fagin
    Rabbi Moshe Hauer: Defining Our Values Through Torah

    Tehillim and Special Tefillah with Chazzanim Chaim David Berson, Yaakov Motzen, and Zev Müller

    Introduction: Mr. Charlie Harary
    Rabbi Efrem Goldberg: Defining Our Mission Through Torah
  • 06:00 pm
    Conclusion Program Conclusion
  • 08:45 am
    Daf Yomi Rabbi Moshe Bamberger
  • 09:30 am
    Daf Yomi B’Iyyun Rabbi Moshe Elefant
  • 12:15 pm
    CONCURRENT SHIURIM 3 Ahavas HaShem, veYiraso – A Tribute to the Rav Rabbi Yonason Sacks
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 Halachic Man and Man of Faith: How the Rav Found Hashkafa in Halachah Rabbi Hershel Schachter
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 The Rav – A Nuanced Approach to Religious Zionism Rabbi Elazar Muskin
  • 05:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 6 Communicating with G-d: The Rav’s Approach to Prayer Rabbi Mordechai Willig
  • 06:00 pm
    Conclusion Program Conclusion
  • 08:45 am
    Daf Yomi Rabbi Moshe Bamberger
  • 09:30 am
    Daf Yomi B’Iyyun Rabbi Moshe Elefant
  • 10:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 1 Is it Ever too Late for Second Chances? Pesach Sheini: A Case Study Rabbi Judah Mischel
  • 11:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 2 Incest, Harlotry, and a Moavite Princess – Dubious Lineage or Royal Ambitions? An Exploration of the Mothers of King David Mrs. Michal Horowitz
  • 12:15 pm
    Finding our Places and Spaces in the #MeToo Era Mrs. Atara Segal
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 The Bible and the Talmud in the Light of Modern Archeological Discovery Rabbi Dr. Shnayer Leiman
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 Life Lessons from Tumah and Tahara: Understanding the Struggle Between our Body and Soul Rebbetzin Dr. Adina Shmidman
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 The Book of Kohelet: What Constitutes a Flourishing Life Mrs. Esther Wein
  • 06:00 pm
    Conclusion Program Conclusion
  • 08:45 am
    Daf Yomi Rabbi Moshe Bamberger
  • 09:30 am
    Daf Yomi B’Iyyun Rabbi Moshe Elefant
  • 10:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 1 Diversifying Your Learning Portfolio: The Use of Multiple Methodologies for Effective Torah Study Rabbi Dr. Ari Bergmann
  • 10:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 1 The Danger of Discord. The Depth of Diversity. How Mourning for the Students of Rabbi Akiva Became Part of Torah Practice Rabbi Yaakov Neuburger
  • 10:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 1 Is it Ever too Late for Second Chances? Pesach Sheini: A Case Study Rabbi Judah Mischel
  • 10:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 1 The Chosen City: Jerusalem the Heart of Judaism Rabbi Yosef Adler
  • 11:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 2 Rebbe Shimon’s Eyes: Searching for Holiness in a World of Profanity Rabbi Moshe Weinberger
  • 11:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 2 Unholy Money, Holy Purposes: Vetting Responsibilities in the Flow of Money Rabbi Yitzchak Yisraeli
  • 11:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 2 Incest, Harlotry, and a Moavite Princess – Dubious Lineage or Royal Ambitions? An Exploration of the Mothers of King David Mrs. Michal Horowitz
  • 11:15 am
    Concurrent Shiurim 2 The Responsa that Led to Finding the Three Kidnapped Boys from Gush Etzion Rabbi Yosef Tzvi Rimon
  • 12:15 pm
    CONCURRENT SHIURIM 3 Ahavas HaShem, veYiraso – A Tribute to the Rav Rabbi Yonason Sacks
  • 12:15 pm
    Addiction and Bechira: Halachic and Hashkafic Perspectives Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb
  • 12:15 pm
    Finding our Places and Spaces in the #MeToo Era Mrs. Atara Segal
  • 12:15 pm
    The Case of Modern Israel: Emunah in an Age of New Media Mrs. Sivan Rahav Meir
  • 01:15 pm
    Plenary Topic: It’s Not What We Do; It’s Who We Are
    Introduction: Mr. Allen Fagin
    Rabbi Moshe Hauer: Defining Our Values Through Torah

    Tehillim and Special Tefillah with Chazzanim Chaim David Berson, Yaakov Motzen, and Zev Müller

    Introduction: Mr. Charlie Harary
    Rabbi Efrem Goldberg: Defining Our Mission Through Torah
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 What Me Worry? How Can I Worry if I Have Emunah? Mrs. Lori Palatnik
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 The Journey from Freedom to Matan Torah – Discussing Senator Lieberman’s New Book (book signing included) Senator Joseph Lieberman & Rabbi Menachem Genack
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 Cutting Edge Fertility Technologies and their Halachic Implications Rabbi Gideon Weitzman
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 The Bible and the Talmud in the Light of Modern Archeological Discovery Rabbi Dr. Shnayer Leiman
  • 03:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 4 Halachic Man and Man of Faith: How the Rav Found Hashkafa in Halachah Rabbi Hershel Schachter
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 Life Lessons from Tumah and Tahara: Understanding the Struggle Between our Body and Soul Rebbetzin Dr. Adina Shmidman
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 Life Quality vs. Life Quantity: Halachic Determination for the End of Life Rabbi Prof. Avraham Steinberg, M.D.
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 The Book of Kohelet: What Constitutes a Flourishing Life Mrs. Esther Wein
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 East Meets West: The Convergence of Sefardi and Ashkenazi Traditions in Contemporary Israel Rabbi Eli Mansour
  • 04:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 5 The Rav – A Nuanced Approach to Religious Zionism Rabbi Elazar Muskin
  • 05:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 6 Communicating with G-d: The Rav’s Approach to Prayer Rabbi Mordechai Willig
  • 05:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 6 Self-Reliance and Faith in G-d: Finding the Balance Between Bitachon and Hishtadlut Rabbi Eliezer Breitowitz
  • 05:00 pm
    Concurrent Shiurim 6 Halachic Views of Innocent Until Proven Guilty in Cases of Abuse Rabbi Dr. Jeremy Wieder
  • 06:00 pm
    Conclusion Program Conclusion

Venue

Home to the New York Mets, Citi Field and Flushing Meadows Corona Park is one of the most easily accessible parks and venues in all of New York City. With both the 7 train and the Long Island Railroad (LIRR) servicing the park regularly, getting to and from the venue could not be easier. Driving directions and Parking instructions can be found here. Note: Parking is free. Lunch will be available for purchase.

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