A Special Shabbat Shalem Series
R. Nathaniel Helfgot is the Chair of the Department of Talmud and Rabbinics at SAR High School and is the Spiritual Leader of Congregation Netivot Shalom in Teaneck, NJ. He is a member of YCT’s faculty in the Department of Bible and Jewish Thought and is the convener of the department’s Yemei Iyun. He is the editor of Community, Covenant, and Commitment: Selected Letters and Communications of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik and the author of Mikra and Meaning among several other works.
Friday, February 16
5:31 pm Candle Lighting
5:35 pm Mincha & Kabbalat Shabbat
6:30 pm Communal Shabbat Dinner Registration is closed at this time.
$10 per child, student, & young professional, $18 per adult, $50 maximum per family
7:45 pm Learning w/ R Helfgot: “Peshat and Derash: The Ashkenazic Experience”
Saturday, February 17
11 am – Sermon: “How Kabbalah Transformed the Ashkenazic Shabbat”
12:52 pm – Shabbat Mincha
5:00 pm – Seudah Shlishit
5:15 pm – Learning w/R. Helfgot: “The Role of Minority Views in Psak Halakha: Through the Ashekenazi Lens”
6:30 pm – Ma’ariv, Havdalah & Shabbat ends