Nishmat Blog

Mazal Tov to our Alumnae & Staff - July - August 2017

Mazel Tov to to our Keren Ariel Yoatzot Halacha fellows for passing their certification exams Mazel Tov to our Yoetzet Halacha and AFN Board member Julia and David Baruch on the birth ...

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Rabbi. Educator. Celebrity Chef?

When David Ehrlich, owner of Jerusalem’s trendy bookstore-café, T'mol Shilshom, joined Rabbi Yehoshua Weisberg’s family for Shabbat dinner several months ago, ...

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Glaubach Centers New Webinar: OU Campus Educators Learn to Teach Brides

Fourteen women, all Jewish educators on American college campuses, just completed a new 15-session webinar qualifying them as kallah teachers (who teach brides Jewish-law’s ...

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JUNE COMMENCEMENTS Nine Women Honored. First in Their Families to Graduate College.

“Nishmat not only gave me a deep understanding of my cultural heritage and pride in my identity, it gave me academic and life skills to succeed at college and maintain top grades. I expect ...

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32 Shana BaAretz Students Choose Their Paths

Of 32 Class of ’17 Shana Ba’Aretz (SBA) post-high school students, four signed up to serve in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF). Three will spend the next year as volunteers in ...

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Mazal Tov to our Alumnae & Staff - May & June 2017

Mazel Tov to Associate Dean, Yoetzet Halacha Noa and HaRav Benny Lau on the engagement of their son Netzar to Tahal. Mazel Tov to Simmi (Director of Canadian Friends of ...

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"I would like to see changes occurring in ways that will not tear us apart, said Rabbanit Henkin speaking at a panel on Women and Halacha in London last week.

Partnership minyanim 'enhance Judaism' President of Bar-Ilan University’s Institute of Advanced Torah Studies spoke in favour of the ordination of women at debate in London last ...

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After 50 Years, A Tangle Of Emotions

Six Americans who made aliyah in the wake of the Six-Day War reflect on the complex feelings and the knotty politics, then and now. BY NATHAN JEFFAY May 17, 2017, 9:28 am THE ...

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