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Rabbi Pinchas Allouche: The Cry of Four Biblical Mothers

Rabbi Pinchas Allouche is a well-recognized rabbinic figure and a sought-after lecturer and author of many essays and writings on the Jewish faith, mysticism, and social analysis. He was born in Toulouse, France and grew up in Johannesburg, South Africa and Jerusalem, Israel. His travels have also taken him to Geneva, Switzerland where he provided...
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Rabbi Zvi Hirschfield on Jethro: A Non-Jewish Hero of the Jewish People

Brought to you by The Jewish Federation of Nashville and Middle Tennessee Rabbi Zvi Hirschfield teaches Talmud, Halakha and Jewish Thought at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem. Rabbi Hirschfield holds a B.A. in History from Columbia University and did graduate work at Harvard University in Medieval and Modern Jewish Thought. He studied...
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Arthur Kurzweil: Abraham’s Servant Wanders into Sodom

Arthur Kurzweil is a writer, teacher, and magician. He is a Jewish Heir Locator, dedicated to finding and informing members of the Jewish family about our extraordinary inheritance. He is the author of several books, including On the Road with Rabbi Steinsaltz and From Generation to Generation: How To Trace Your Jewish Genealogy.  Arthur is...
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Rabbi Elie Kaunfer: The Mourner’s Kaddish

Rabbi Elie Kaunfer is the co-founder and executive director of Mechon Hadar. A Wexner Graduate Fellow and Dorot Fellow, Elie is the author of Empowered Judaism: What Independent Minyanim Can Teach Us about Building Vibrant Jewish Communities (Jewish Lights). Elie holds a doctorate in liturgy from the Jewish Theological Seminary, and has been named multiple...
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Rabbi Aryeh Katzin (Рав Кацин)

Слезы Радости | Tears of Joy: Joseph and his brothers

Our personal relationships: the nature of conflicts and ways to resolve them. Tests and ways to grow from them

Rabbi Dan Makogon (Дан Макогон)

«7 Заповедей Ноаха, как универсальный ключ к гармоничной жизни человечества»

Интерактивная лекция – урок, построенный на разборе жизненных ситуаций, которые показывают каким образом 7 Заповедей Ноаха функционируют и влияют на нашу жизнь, (на примере фильма о Гарри Поттере, в котором с помощью главных героев фильма можно увидеть влияние 7 заповедей Ноаха на окружающий мир)

Rabbi Eiran Davies: When Moses Meets Akiva

Rabbi Davies received semicha from the Judith Lady Montefiore College in the UK, and has studied at various yeshivot in Israel, including Midrash Sephardi and Yeshivat Hamivtar, and is a graduate of Amiel. He is also a goldsmith producing all kinds of work in precious metals. He is currently teaching Talmud at Paideia – The...
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Michaël Sebban: Hidden Characters in the Bible (video in French)

Michaël Sebban enseigne le Zohar et la Kabbale à Paris. Il dirige le site www.beithazohar.com et travaille actuellement sur une nouvelle traduction du Zohar en français. Il a aussi enseigné la philosophie au lycée et est l’auteur de plusieurs romans, dont Kotel California et Lechaim. Michaël Sebban teaches Zohar and Kabbalah in Paris. He heads...
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Sarah Lefton: Drawing Meaning out of Text, Literally

Watch the Samson animated video here: Sarah Lefton is the founding Director of G-dcast, a Jewish new media studio the press calls “the Schoolhouse Rock for Jews.” She ditched the first tech boom after stints at NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program, The New York Times, the Village Voice, and several start ups for social entrepreneurship in...
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Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz: Why Study Biblical Characters?

Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz is a teacher, philosopher, social critic and prolific author who has been hailed by Time magazine as a “once-in-a-millennium scholar.” His lifelong work in Jewish education earned him the Israel Prize, his country’s highest honor.  Born in Jerusalem in 1937 to secular parents, Rabbi Steinsaltz studied physics and chemistry at the Hebrew University. He established...
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