Rav Chaim Navon

Chaim Navon is the rav of Kehilat Shimshoni (Modi’in). He teaches Gemara and Jewish thought in Midreshet Lindenbaum and the Herzog College (Yeshivat Har Etzion). He writes a weekly column for Mekor Rishon and has written six books on Jewish topics and two novels. His books include Caught in the Thicket: An Introduction to the Thought of Rav Soloveitchik, Genesis and Jewish Thought (English); A Bridge for Jacob’s Daughters: The Status of Women in Jewish Law; Between Past and Future; and Eve Did Not Eat an Apple: 101 Common Mistakes in Judaism. Rav Navon studied at Yeshivat Har Etzion from 1992 to 2004 and received his rabbinic ordination from the Chief Rabbinate of Israel and Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein. He received a master’s degree in Jewish thought from the Hebrew University.

Teacher Title Abstract Course
Rav Chaim Navon The Mitzva to Settle the Land of Israel What is the nature of the mitzva to settle the Land of Israel? This shiur explores the ramifications of the positions of the Rambam and Ramban, the application of this mitzva in our own time, and the relevance of achievement of Jewish sovereignty of the Land. Holiday Packages
Rav Chaim Navon Eretz Yisrael in Tanakh and Jewish Thought Holiday Packages
Rav Chaim Navon "You Shall Afflict Your Souls" The Meaning of Yom Kippur
Rav Chaim Navon How and Why Should One Rejoice on the Festivals? The Three Regalim