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R. Yoel Bin Nun86x86The Field and the Cave: Yitzchak in the Land

by Rav Yoel Bin Nun

In this shiur, we will discuss the reason for Avraham's adamant insistence on buying the field of Efron the Chiti, which reflects his desire to have a foothold in Eretz Yisrael. We will further discuss how Yitzchak's lifestyle reflects his similar desire.      

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HaRav Yaakov Medan86x86Divination and Prayer –  The Story of Eliezer the Servant of Avraham

by Harav Yaakov Medan

The incident involving Eliezer and his encounter with Rivka at the well was recorded in the Torah in its entirety twice in succession: It is written as it happened, and it is written again as it was reported by Eliezer to Betuel, Lavan, and their family at a meal in their home. Why was this lengthy repetition necessary? In this shiur, we will explore one possible answer. 

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THIS SHABBAT Nov. 22-23, 2019, Join us in Teaneck, NJ!



RAV MENACHEM LEIBTAG IN THE USA

November 14th - 24th 2019

Giving a multitude of shiurim in NY, NJ, CT and PA

Looking forward to seeing you...
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"And start from the beginning"

With the chagim over, we are enjoying Choref Zman!

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Yom Iyun Honoring the Memory of
HaRav Aharon Lichtenstein ztl

"Women's Contribution to the World of Torah"

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VIDEOS and AUDIOS of the event! 
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Dinner2019Conference iconThis year's Annual Etzion Foundation Dinner was preceded by an Education and Leadership conference. Faculty, alumni and alumnae in communal leadership positions addressed the contemporary challenges impacting the Jewish community in Israel and the Diaspora today. Audio recordings of these sessions are now available here.
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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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SUMMER 2019 ETZION UPDATE!!
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AUDIO AND VIDEO RECORDINGS OF THIS SUMMER'S GALA YEMEI IYUN BE'TANAKH  ARE AVAILABLE HERE, ENJOY!

AUDIO RECORDINGS OF THE ENGLISH SHIURIM ARE AVAILABLE HERE!


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Gush Shana Alef Talmidim Elul 2019 
sitting near our favorite tree - The Oak of Return - symbol of The Gush!


BAR MITZVA DAY:
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(30 CHESHVAN) NOV 28, 2019

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BAT MITZVA DAY!
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Digest format of weekly divrei Torah,
especially designed for
dispersal 
in your local synagogue.
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WE ARE HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE an updated version of The Writings of Harav Aharon Lichtenstein zt"l is now available on the VBM.  Please note that many hundreds of hyperlinks to articles have been added, such that now nearly 90% of the articles in the bibliography are just a click away. 

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a life steady and whole

Recollections and Appreciations of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, zt"l
Edited by Elka Weber and Joel B. Wolowelsky

Available online here. 

    "In his absence, as in his lifetime, we continue to ask ourselves what he would think about the way we contend with our everyday challenges and what he would say about our struggle against torpor and faithlessness." - Rabbi Shalom Carmy
 

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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



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




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