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Sunday, March 19 • 15:00 - 15:45
Brother Daniel and the Mystery of Jewish Identity

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Shmuel Oswald Rufeisen, born Jewish, became a Carmelite Monk after World War II. In 1958, he applied to make aliyah as a Jew under Israel's Law of Return, sparking an international political and religious controversy: Can a Jew cease to be Jewish? Join us to discuss this remarkable true story, and the reaction of key leaders of that time.

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Mordechai Torczyner

Rosh Beit Midrash, YU Torah MiTzion Beit Midrash Zichron Dov
Mordechai Torczyner is the Rosh Beit Midrash for Yeshiva University Torah MiTzion Beit Midrash Zichron Dov, a program which trains rabbinical students, and offers community education programs geared toward university students and adults. Rabbi Torczyner specializes in accredited Continuing Education classes for professionals - lawyers, doctors, and financial services - on the voice of Jewish ethics and law in the practice of their careers.


Sunday March 19, 2017 15:00 - 15:45
G4 16th Floor

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