Scholar-in-Residence Featuring Abe Katz from Feb 14-15 Mr. Abe Katz is the Executive Director of the Beurei Hatefila Institute. The Beurei Hatefila Institute was established in order to encourage the study of the words of the Siddur as a Jewish text in Jewish schools.
Mr. Katz will be speaking on the following:
- Friday, Feb. 14 @ 8:15 PM – Topic: The Historical Development of the Synagogue.
- Shabbos, Feb. 15 @ 11:30 AM, after Kiddush - Topic: How Defining One Word Provides Two Perspectives On The Shemoneh Esrei Prayer.
- Shabbos, Feb. 15 @ 5:25 PM, Shalosh Seudos - Topic: The Origin Of The Mourner’s Kaddish.