Today is December 2, 2016 / /

Setting the standard in rabbinic education

Newsroom

Putting Out the Flames of Hate

Posted on November 29, 2016

Read Rabbi Zach Truboff’s beautiful piece on the recent fires in Israel.Read the rest

Jewish Book Council Recommends The Art of Jewish Pastoral Counseling

Posted on November 29, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. Michelle Friedman and Dr. Rachel Yehuda on their  book “The Art of Jewish Pastoral Counseling” being recommended by the Jewish Book Council. JBC reviewed the book and states “The Art of Jewish Pastoral Counseling will appeal to psychoanalysts, particularly those working with Jewish clients, counselors, psychotherapists, psychoanalysts and rabbis offering pastoral counseling, as well as clergy of other faiths such as ministers, priests, imams and lay chaplains.” The book is available for purchase.… Read the rest

Thou shalt not oppress the convert

Posted on November 29, 2016

Read about Rav Avi Weiss’s article about Jewish converts and the ongoing issues pertaining to the Israeli Rabbinate and RCA conversion process.… Read the rest

As Collision between Rabbinics and Psychology Increases, Leading Rabbinic Programs Offer New, Additional Tools

Posted on November 22, 2016

Read about how Dr. Michelle Freidman’s new book, “The Art of Jewish Pastoral Counseling: A Guide for All Faiths” tackles the delicate intersection between rabbinics and psychology in the modern world.Read the rest

Rosner’s Torah-Talk: Parashat Noah with Rabbi Yonah Berman

Posted on November 4, 2016

This week’s Torah portion – Parashat Noach (Genesis 6:9-11:32) – features the famous story of Noah’s ark and of the great flood, as well as the story of the Tower of Babel. Rabbi Yonah Berman discusses Noah’s family – on what we know about them and what we can learn from Noah’s geneology.… Read the rest

Reflections of a Rikers Island High Holidays Rabbi

Posted on November 3, 2016

Eli Yoggev ’17 reflects on these past high holidays spent on Rikers Island.… Read the rest

Bishul achar Bishul b’davar lach

Posted on November 3, 2016

Did you ever wonder what the Rema really thinks about Bishul achar Bishul b’davar lach?  Check out Rabbi David Fried’s new article where one of life’s great mysteries will be revealed below!

 

bishul-achar-bishul-in-the-rema-ohr-yisroel-article-1-1Read the rest

Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School Announces Launch of Online Lindenbaum Center

Posted on November 1, 2016

Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School (YCT) announces the launch of the Lindenbaum Center for Halakhic Studies website, immediately available at Lindenbaumcenter.org.

The Lindenbaum Center for Halakhic Studies is dedicated to promoting an Orthodox halakha that is scrupulous, sophisticated, and responsive.… Read the rest

Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School Announces Launch of YCTorah Virtual Library

Posted on November 1, 2016

October 2016, New York—Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School (YCT) announces the launch of the YCTorah Virtual Library, now available at Torahlibrary.org.

A collaborative effort years in the making, the YCTorah Virtual Library brings the Torah teachings and halakhic insights of YCT’s teachers and rebbeim to the larger Jewish community and beyond.… Read the rest

An Artisanal Judaism Grows in Brooklyn

Posted on October 27, 2016

Read about Rabbi Jon Leener and Rabbi Avram Mlotek‘s home-based, small-batch programs that take root in Williamsburg, as millennials search for authenticity.… Read the rest

Page 1 of 512345

Join Our Mailing List

Support YCT

We hope that you will join with us and support our mission with a gift.

Donate Now

Latest News

Upcoming Events

Shabbat Times

Ready to Get More Involved?