HAPPENING NOW!! 
 
Revava Chanuka Yemei Iyun! 

This year's topic:

      דת.com TORAH AND THE MEDIA                     

with

Rosh Yeshivat Orot Shaul, Rav Yuval Cherlow,   

Senior Israeli journalist Dan Margalit,

Dr. Tehilla Schwartz Altschuler, Israeli Institute of Democracy, 

Udi Leon, Gesher Film Fund

Emanuel Shilo, Editor of BeSheva

Yifat Ehrlich, Yediot Achronot

in addition to our Roshei yeshiva and ramim.

 chanuka lineup

 Wednesday and Thursday, Dec 13-14, 2017. 
Click hear for the complete program. Please register here.

 

 

Tanakh

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"You shall slay my two sons, if I bring him not to you" – Was Reuven a "foolish oldest son"?

by Rav Gad Eldad

When the brothers return from Egypt, Reuven attempts to assuage his father's concerns about sending Binyamin by suggesting that his own two sons should be killed if Reuven failed to bring Binyamin back. What is the explanation for this peculiar suggestion?

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Machshava

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Judaism and Greek Culture

by Harav Aharon Lichtenstein zt"l

In general, we tend to view Greek culture as corrupt and sinful. Traditionally, Judaism and the Torah have waged war against it in full fury. What is the argument about? What is the basis of this war?

Read More

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YESHIVA BEGINS TO CELEBRATE ITS 50TH YEAR!

Machzorim 1 and 2 came back to learn in the yeshiva on Gimel Kislev, 
commemorating the establishment of the yeshiva in Kfar Etzion, 
Gimel Kislev 1968. For details....

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NEW SEFER BY MOREINU
HARAV AHARON LICHTENSTEIN zt"l

FINALLY AVAILABLE IN THE USA. 
ORDER WITH THE 30% CHANUKA DISCOUNT TODAY!


Harav Aharon Lichtenstein ztlKEDUSHAT AVIV is the latest in a series of Torah Literature by Harav Aharon Lichtenstein zt"l, this one on the subject of holiness. Harav worked on this sefer in his lifetime, and it was completed posthumously by incorporating manuscripts and recordings of his lessons.  

What is the nature of holiness? What is theKedushat Aviv difference between the sanctity of Shabbat and the sanctity of Yom Tov? What is the connection between the sanctity of the Land of Israel and Jerusalem? The Temple and the Holy of Holies? How is holiness created and how is it uprooted?

Click here to see the Table of Contents, a sample chapter, as well as a serious and insightful review by Rav Elyakim Krumbein.

                                      CLICK HERE FOR A LINK TO YOUR DISCOUNT!


Guess Who will be in Edison NJ R. Moshe Taragin86x86
for Shabbat Vayeshev? 
Rav Moshe Taragin
Dec 8-9 at the Ohr Torah Congregation

Friday evening Oneg Shabbat lecture:
The Impact of Hasidut upon Zionism

Shabbat morning
Teen/Youth Minyan: How to be Inspired by Role Models
Main Minyan: Yaakov, Chanuka and the Jewish Odyssey

Lecture following mincha
Benefits and Dangers of Chumrot

Hope you can attend this wonderful opportunity!

And Rav Dovid Gottlieb will beR. Dovid Gottlieb275
the scholar-in-residence at
 Congregation Beth El Atereth Israel 
in Newton, MA
Parashat Vayeshev Dec 8-9

Friday night at the home of Tami and Sam Wald
Civilian Casualties: Moral Dilemmas and Halachic Values
in Israel's War on Terror

After Hashkama in the Library
From Milan to Meah She'arim:
Fashioning Jewish Identity in the Modern World

After Mussaf in the Main Sanctuary
Banishing the Darkness:
Learning to Live with Religous Mindfulness

Seuda Shelishit
Who is the Real Hero of Chanuka?

Looking forward to seeing you!
darkaynu-article
What opportunities are there for special-needs high school graduates who also want to have a year in Israel - and a fulfilling life after that?

Read about the remarkable Ohr Torah Stone’s Elaine & Norm Brodsky Darkaynu Program, whose male division takes place in Yeshivat Har Etzion.
 
 
"The perspective you get from them is unique," says alumnus Dovi. "In fact,  it puts in perspective why you are learning at all."
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What's Happening in Israel


Visits to Har Etzion by the most elite instructional institution in the IDF - The IDF Command and Staff College ("Pum") - seem to have become a tradition. Brigadier General Commander Noam Tivon explains why: "I consider Rav Medan a leader, an ideological leader, but also a leader who seeks ways to build bridges, and therefore it is so important to hear him."
 
 
News

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Enjoy!!


SUMMER 2017 ETZION UPDATE!!
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Let us know and we will update our records!

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WHAT'S HAPPENING IN YESHIVA COMPLETE ARCHIVE

                   

We have created a youtube playlist of Nigunei
Yeshivat Har Etzion for the Yamim Noraim.

ברון יחד - נגוני ישיבת הר עציון




YEMEI IYUN BE-TANAKH 2017

We will post next year's dates as soon as they become available!!

We hope you were able to join us! But if you missed this gala event, click here for a selection of this year's shiurim!!

CLICK HERE FOR AUDIO RECORDINGS OF THE ENGLISH SHIURIM GIVEN
IN 2016!


Click here for a selection of videos
of past shiurim in hebrew

A visible expression
of the explosion of biblical commentary

that has emerged in “the Gush” - Read more

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu
congratulates Herzog College
for their 20 years of Yemei Iyun
and speaks of his special connection to Tanakh
(english translation)  

A sample of English shiurim - audio files



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Yeshivat Har Etzion Library Celebrates 35 Years! Read more...


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BAR MITZVA DAY
May 18th 2017
TO SEE PICTURES...

BAT MITZVA DAY
June 8th 2017
TO SEE PICTURES...

Congratulations to one and all!


 We thought you would enjoy this:

 


In Memory of Harav Yehuda Amital zt"l
(movie prepared by Har Etzion talmidim
Yehonatan Weinberger and Ehud Roth)

     


Listen to an Interview with Rav Reuven Ziegler

on 5 recent Har Etzion volumes
that should be on your bookshelf! 

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Yet Another Sefer
For Your Library Shelf!

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Torah and Western Thought: Intellectual Portraits of Orthodoxy and Modernity – in-depth essays on ten luminaries of Modern Orthodoxy, 20% of whom are rashei Yeshivat Har Etzion!  With contributions by YHE alumni Alan Jotkowitz, Yehudah Mirsky, Itamar Warhaftig, Reuven Ziegler and Shlomo Zuckier.
Read a sample chapter...



Please share your personal stories, condolences, eulogy, audio or video file of Moreinu veRabbeinu Rosh HaYeshiva Harav Aharon Lichtenstein zt"l via this form. We will be posting a selection of these items.