Thursday, November 30, 2006

The Legacy of Rav Soloveitchik

This Sunday in Toronto, but available for everyone online (register before Shabbos and participate from the comfort of home: online registration):

The Legacy of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik zt"l

Saturday December 2nd - 8:15-10:30 p.m.
Sunday December 3rd - 9:30a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Shaarei Shomayim Congregation
470 Glencairn Avenue , Toronto

Halachist, philosopher, teacher extraordinaire - the influence of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik on the history and direction of twentieth century Judaism was and remains immense. This conference will explore the many aspects of the Rav zt"l with those who learned from him, served him personally and continue his legacy.

Speakers include:

Rabbi Shalom Carmy, Professor of Bible, YU
Dr. Arnold Lustiger, Editor, Yom Kippur Machzor with commentary adapted from the teachings of the Rav
Ethan Isenberg, Creator and Director of a new documentary film on the Rav
Rav Hershel Schachter, Roch Kollel, Yeshiva University, pre-eminent student of Rav Soloveitchik
Dr. David Shatz, Professor of Philosophy, Yeshiva University ; editor MeOtzar Harav series


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