Annual Courses 2019-20

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The Shavuot program was dedicated by Dina Roemer and family in memory of Dina’s parents, Mark & Anne Roemer z”l, and her sister, Jane Roemer z”l
Shavuot shiur with Rav Herzl Hefter was dedicated by Pnina & Barry Farkas, in memory of Pnina’s grandmother, Helen Tesler Kaplan z”l
Shavuot shiur with Atara Eis was dedicated in loving memory of our dear friend and WBM participant, Sara Blaustein HY”d

Parashat Hashavua

The Emergence of a Reluctant Leader

Peshat & Beyond: The Emergence of a Reluctant Leader

Chayei Sara: Haftara, A Second Chance

by Ilana Goldstein Saks  In our haftarah we see David Hamelech at the end of his life (Melachim I 1:1). Sadly, his last chapter does not seem to reflect a reign of greatness and achievement. Instead we see a weak, elderly king wallowing in the results of past...

Holiday Thoughts

Yom Kippur – God Desires the Heart

By: Batya Hefter “God desires the Heart’; so teaches the Talmud. Where are our hearts, the seat of our desires and yearnings on this day?   Since Rosh Chodesh Elul we have been the saying pasuk in mizmor leDavid, לך אמר לבי, בקשו פני, את פניך אבקש.   On the face of...

Reflections on the Days of Judgment

by Batya Hefter These days of repentance and forgiveness intensify the ongoing struggle between judgement and unconditional love.  On the personal plane, this translates into a struggle between holding ourselves accountable as opposed to being forgiving of ourselves....


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