Yom Yerushalayim Video Presentations

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the reunification of Yerushalayim, the OU will be providing your community with an opportunity to hear presentations (with the attendant source material) from several of Orthodox Jewry’s prominent teachers of Torah and Torah thought that will explore the following question:

Why is Yerushalayim important to us from a religious perspective and not simply a political one?

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Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. Schacter
University Professor of Jewish History and Jewish Thought at Yeshiva University; Senior Scholar, Center for the Jewish Future

Rabbi Yitzchak Breitowitz
Maggid shiur at Yeshivat Ohr Somayach in Jerusalem and Rav of Kehillat Ohr Somayach, Jerusalem

Rebbitzin Tziporah Heller
Noted author, Gifted Lecturer and Teacher at Neve Yerushalayim College, Jerusalem

Rabbi Michael Rosensweig
Rosh Yeshiva at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University and the Rosh Kollel of the Beren Kollel Elyon

Rabbanit Shani Taragin
Noted author, Teacher at Midreshet Lindenbaum, Midreshet Torah V’Avodah, MaTaN, Migdal Oz, Sha’alvim for Women, Lander’s College, and the Women’s’ Beit Midrash in Efrat and Ramat Shilo

For more information, please email yy@ou.org