I have found that students are confused about Modern Orthodoxy and perceive it as some sort of ‘Diet Orthodoxy’.
The noted Modern Orthodox rabbi, author and communal leader had just lost his wife to COVID-19 a month earlier.
The walk even included a discussion circle with agunot and Ohr Torah Stone’s Yad La’isha staff of rabbinical court advocates, lawyers and social workers, with the purpose of raising funds for Ohr Torah Stone's Yad La'isha: The Monica Dennis Goldberg Legal Aid Center and Hotline.
“Observance of the Sabbath gradually was abandoned in the larger cities and increasingly in the small towns as well
Rabbi Avi Weiss takes the reader on his evolving journey
In the years following World War II, approximately 140,000 Jewish refugees arrived in the United States, many of whom were Orthodox, and belonged to various hassidic groups.
“I never thought being a rabbi was an option,” Hurwitz said. “It just wasn’t imaginable.”
Police are investigating the incident and said it appears someone dug it up by hand several days ago.
“I have decided that my sexual self is best reserved for private situations with those I am most intimate with,” she said in 2017. “I dress modestly."
"Shofar in the Park" will bring the spirit of the festival to more than 200 parks, central squares, community centers and public spaces throughout Israel.