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Sunday, February 14 • 3:30pm - 4:45pm
Reading the Chofetz Chayim on the Torah

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While many know of the Chofetz Chayim for his work on mitzvot and careful speech, fewer have focused on his commentary to the Torah. We will read sections of his commentary together, focusing on his ethical reading of text, understanding the commentary as a reflection of his time, and appreciating the important mussar (instruction) in his words. English translations of texts will be provided.

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Ora Horn Prouser

Executive VP and Academic Dean, Academy for Jewish Religion
Ora Horn Prouser is the CEO and Academic Dean at The Academy for Jewish Religion, a pluralistic rabbinical, cantorial and graduate school in Yonkers, New York. She received her BA and PhD from The Jewish Theological Seminary, as well as a BA from Columbia University. She has published... Read More →

Sunday February 14, 2016 3:30pm - 4:45pm

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