• April 12, 2021
  • 30 5781, Nisan
  • פרשת ויחי

20th Century Sephardic Teshuvot

20th Century Sephardic Teshuvot

Learn the Halakhic approach of some of the 20th century’s great Sephardi Chachamim including Rav Hayim David Halevy, Rav Yosef Kapach, and Rav Ovadia Yosef. Join Rabbi Joseph Dweck and analyze several teshuvot of these great sages on the topics of halakhic innovation, the role of Kabbalah in halakha, and the origins of writing B’S’D on the top of pages.

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April 20, 2021
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April 20, 2021 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
20th Century Sephardic Teshuvot: Lesson
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April 27, 2021 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
20th Century Sephardic Teshuvot: Lesson
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20th Century Sephardic Teshuvot: Lesson
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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.