Bi-Weekly Class for Rabbis
Join our standing class for Rabbis, every other Monday at 12:00 PM. This class is an opportunity to learn with a rotating member of Hadar faculty. We’ll explore Torah and ideas that feel relevant to the moment. The last 15 minutes of each session will be an opportunity to connect with colleagues to discuss the learning and share support in this challenging moment.
This class will run through the Rabbinic Yeshiva Intensive, March 3-6. We encourage you to join us for an incredible week of learning with colleagues in New York. You can learn more about the intensive on our website.
Rabbi Shai Held, one of the most influential Jewish thinkers and leaders in America, is President and Dean of the Hadar Institute in New York City. Rabbi Held received the prestigious Covenant Award for Excellence in Jewish Education, and has been named multiple times to Newsweek’s list of the most influential rabbis in America and to the Forward's list of the most prominent Jews in the world. He is the author of Abraham Joshua Heschel: The Call of Transcendence (2013) and The Heart of Torah: Essays on the Weekly Torah Portion (2017). His new book, Judaism is About Love, will be published by Farrar, Straus, & Giroux in March 2024.
R. Micha’el Rosenberg is a member of the Hadar faculty. He holds rabbinic ordination both from the Chief Rabbinate of Israel and from his teacher, R. Elisha Ancselovits, and has a doctorate in Talmud and Rabbinics from the Jewish Theological Seminary. He is the author of Signs of Virginity: Testing Virgins and Making Men in Late Antiquity (2018), and, with Rabbi Ethan Tucker, of Gender Equality and Prayer in Jewish Law (2017).
Rabbi Aviva Richman is Rosh Yeshiva at Hadar. She was ordained by R. Daniel Landes and has a doctorate from New York University in Talmud. R. Richman also studied in the Pardes Kollel and the Drisha Scholars’ Circle.