Rav Moshe Taragin [YHE '83] has been a Ram at Yeshivat Har Etzion in Gush Etzion since 1994. He has Semicha from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, a BA in Computer Science from Yeshiva College, and an MA in English Literature from City University. Rabbi Taragin previously taught Talmud at Columbia University, lectured in Talmud and Bible at the IBC and JSS divisions of Yeshiva University, and served as Assistant Rabbi at the Fifth Avenue Synagogue. In addition, Rabbi Taragin currently teaches at the Stella K. Abraham Beit Midrash for Women of Yeshivat Har Etzion in Migdal Oz in Gush Etzion.
|Rav Moshe Taragin||The Global Impact of Chanukah Upon Humanity||We tend to imagine Chanukah in uniquely nationalistic and Jewish-centered terms. However, Chanukah also marks a major advance in the human spirit. Our defeat of Antiochus assured that Divine will on this earth would continue to shape human development.||Sichot Roshei Yeshiva|