The Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary presents


Chag HaSemikhah To-Go 5784
  • Rabbi Michael Taubes: Divrei Pesicha
  • Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz: Divrei Bracha

  • Previous Addresses to the RIETS Chag Hasemikhah
  • Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman - "Standing at the Crossroads: The Migdal vs. the Mizbeach"
    Adapted from Rabbi Dr. Berman's Chag HaSemikhah address from the previous Chag (5782/2021) honoring Rabbi Joel Schreiber.
  • Rabbi Dr. Norman Lamm zt"l - "Divrei Chag be-Chag"
    Originally printed in Tradition's Rabbi Norman Lamm Memorial Volume. Reprinted with permission.

  • Passing the Torch: Insights from the Future Leaders of the Jewish Community
  • Rabbi Elly Deutsch - "Rav Chessed and the Job of the Rabbi"
  • Rabbi Ephraim Miretzky - "Four Lessons from Avraham Avinu"
  • Rabbi Netanel Muskat - "A Rebbe or a Talmid?"
  • Rabbi Shimmy Steinmetz - "A Healthy Fear of Heaven: The Precondition to Serving as a Rabbi"
  • Rabbi Avraham Wein - "The Little Mizbeach and the Big Ark: A Lesson For Leaders"
  • Learning on the Marcos and Adina Katz YUTorah site is sponsored today by the Schreier family in celebration of Shabsi Schreier’s birthday and by Nurit Esral, Etana and Moshe Dechter, and Tali and Shlomo Rosenblatt in memory of Aliza Esral a"h, Aliza Chaya bat Nachum Leib V'Naami a"h on her 16th yartzeit