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A Modern Orthodox Religious Zionist Kehilla

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Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi Kenneth Brander
Date: 28/06/2017
Abstract: Kehillat Alei Tzion is proud to announce that it will be hosting Rabbi Dr Kenneth Brander of Yeshiva University as Scholar-in-Residence over the weekend of Shabbat Parashat Pinchas (14th-16th July). Rabbi Brander is currently the Vice-President for University and Communal Life at YU and he teaches Rabbinics at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS). He has previously served as the Dean of YU’s Center for the Jewish Future and was Senior Rabbi of the Boca Raton Synagogue overseeing its growth from 60 to 600 families. He is a graduate of Yeshiva University and served as Rav Soloveitchik’s student assistant (1982-85). In addition to his Semicha and PhD he also has an advanced Semicha in the field of Jewish Medical Ethics. Rabbi Brander has lectured internationally on a wide range of topics and many of his shiurim and lectures can be found on his website – www.rabbikennethbrander.com Rabbi Brander’s speaking schedule over the course of the weekend is as follows: Friday Night Dvar Torah – Kabbalat Shabbat: An analysis through the thought of the Rav. 8:45 am Parsha Shiur Shabbat Morning Keynote Drasha – Collaborative Leadership: A vision for Modern-Orthodoxy Seudah Shlishit Shiur – Jewish Medical Ethics: Artificial Insemination and Egg Freezing – addressing agunot, cancer patients, yichus issues and older singles. Sunday Morning Breakfast Shiur – The Spiritual Architecture of a Synagogue
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