Professional Development

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Modern Orthodox-Religious Zionist Education: On a Mission By Design!

Submitted on August 12, 2007

This article explores the ideal mission statement for Modern Orthodox-Religious Zionist schools. To read the article, click here. Read more
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A Reflection of Truth

Submitted on July 28, 2007

Rabbi Dr. Benjamin Lau explores the topic of rabbinate and academe in the writings of Rabbi A.S Rosenthal on Violating the Sabbath to Save... Read more
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UJA Israel Independence Day Haggadah

Submitted on June 6, 2007

Based on a text composed by Shlomo Goren, Chief Rabbi of Israel with Forward by Joseph H. Lookstein, Chairman, Rabbinic Cabinet, United Jewish Appeal,... Read more
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Prayer as an Act of Chessed

Submitted on June 4, 2007

This article presents a different way of viewing prayer. To read the article, click here. Read more
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Guarding the Treasure and Guarding the Tongue – a response from Tamar Ross

Submitted on May 29, 2007

A response from Tamar Ross to Aryeh Frimer’s review of her book ” Expanding the Palace of Torah: Orthodoxy and Feminism”. The response is... Read more
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Teaching About Textual Transmissions: How Important? How Necessary?

Submitted on May 20, 2007

This article originally appeared in Ten Da’at 1989, 3:3, pg.44. Reprinted here with permission. RABBI CARMY is on the faculty of Yeshiva University in... Read more
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Mission statement/ School philosophy – Columbus Torah Academy

Submitted on May 20, 2007

The religious orientation of Columbus Torah Academy affirms that a Jewish child must be educated to understand that the belief in G-d is the... Read more
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The Status of Women in Halakhic Judaism

Submitted on May 16, 2007

THE STATUS OF WOMEN IN HALAKHIC JUDAISM By: Saul J. Berman This article originally appeared in Tradition, Volume 14:2 1973   INTRODUCTION The strident... Read more
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Between Love and Rebuke

Submitted on May 16, 2007

BETWEEN LOVE AND REBUKE By  Shear Yashuv Cohen, Chief Rabbi of Haifa and president of Ariel Institute, Jerusalem. This article originally appeared in Tradition... Read more
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“Ger ve-Toshav Anokhi”: Modernity and Traditionalism in the Life and Thought of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik

Submitted on May 16, 2007

This article originally appeared in Tradition 29:1, 1994 I Even during the lifetime of Rabbi Soloveitchik, a debate arose amongst his interpreters and closest disciples as... Read more
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