• December 6, 2022
  • 12 5783, Kislev
  • פרשת וישלח

Scholars and Farmers - Understanding Shavuot

Scholars and Farmers - Understanding Shavuot

In the Torah, Shavuot is presented only as an agricultural holiday. Join Rabbi Joseph Dweck as he explores how and why our great sages see Torah as the central idea of the day.

May 25, 2022 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Scholars and Farmers - Understanding Shavuot: Scholars and Farmers – Understanding Shavuot
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Rabbi Joseph Dweck is Senior Rabbi of the S&P Sephardi Community of the United Kingdom, the longest-standing Jewish community in the United Kingdom. He studied in Jerusalem at Yeshiva Hazon Ovadia and received his Semikha from Hakham Ovadia Yosef. For sixteen years he served as Rabbi of Congregation Shaare Shalom, a large Syrian Sephardi synagogue in New York, and for six years was Headmaster of Barkai Yeshivah in Brooklyn.