Rav Shimon Klein
Teacher Title Abstract Course
Rav Shimon Klein Why Did the Sages Remain Silent? A New Reading of the Aggadot of the Destruction The famous story of “Kamtza and Bar Kamtza" is not simply describing historical events, but also expressing an idea. The story contains a number of difficulties, and a close reading will help us understand the idea at the story’s heart. Holiday Packages
Rav Shimon Klein Questions on the Night of the Seder In this study we shall examine sources from the Mishna, the Talmud, and the Haggada, and consider Chazal's attitude toward the posing of questions. We shall seek out their meaning and purpose, and try to understand their role on the night of the Seder and in the learning process in general. Parshat HaShavua - The Weekly Torah Reading