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Vidui: Mitzvah of Confession

Vidui: Mitzvah of Confession

Vidui is the commandment or mitzvah of confession of sins. Repentance (teshuva) is a return to God for those who have become estranged from Him by sin. Private, personal confession (vidui) is an important element of reestablishing a connection with God. Join Rabbi Dovid Fink and examine the principle sources defining the nature and characteristics of confession

September 1, 2010 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Vidui: Mitzvah of Confession: Lesson 1
Class description

Repentance (teshuva) is a return to God for those who have become estranged from Him by sin. Private, personal confession (vidduy) is an important element of reestablishing a connection with God. We will examine the principle sources defining the nature and characteristics of confession.

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September 15, 2010 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Vidui: Mitzvah of Confession: Lesson 2
Class description

In addition to being one of Rabbi Brovender's first students, Rabbi Dovid Fink is an outstanding expertᅠand teacher of Halacha. Rabbi Fink received his Rabbinic ordination from ITRI and the Mir and was awarded his Ph.D in Semitic Languages and Linguistics from Yale University. Rav Fink has taught thousands of students from all over the world for over 35 years.