• January 25, 2022
  • 23 5782, Shevat
  • פרשת משפטים

How Many Mitzvot Are There?

How Many Mitzvot Are There?

A commonly known bit of Jewish knowledge is that there are 613 mitzvot. But what are they? Is there a single list? Beyond the fact that there there are 613 mitzvot there is very little agreement regarding this subject. Join Rabbi Dr. Stuart Fischman as he explores the sources for the number 613 and why that number is so controversial.

Next Class

March 09, 2022


Time of Class

Wed 5:00 pm
March 9, 2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
How Many Mitzvot Are There?: How Many Mitzvot Are There?
Class description

Rabbi Dr. Stuart Fischman graduated from Yeshiva University in 1980 and the dental school of Columbia University in 1985. In 1989 he began studying and teaching at Yeshivat Hamivtar and now studies and teaches at Yeshivat Machanaim in Efrat. He has rabbinic ordination from Rav Zalman Nechemia Goldberg.