5 BIG IDEAS FROM TANYA THAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Sunday, January 31, 2021 • 6:30 p.m.
RABBI SHAIS TAUB
Rabbi Shais Taub is a highly sought after speaker, popular columnist and bestselling author of the book G-d of Our Understanding: Jewish Spirituality and Recovery from Addiction, which was praised by Publishers Weekly as “a singular resource for those in need.” National Public Radio referred to him as “an expert in Jewish mysticism and the 12 Steps” and the New York Times called him “a phenomenon.” He has developed several groundbreaking works on Tanya including: The Tanya Map teaching tool, the JLI Soul Maps curriculum, and the audio series Mapping the Tanya.
GUIDING MY HEART TO JOY
WHEN LIFE HANDS YOU LEMONS AND EVEN THE LEMONADE IS BITTER...
Sunday, February 21, 2021 • 6:30 p.m.
MRS. DEVORIE KREIMAN
Devorie Kreiman’s personal journey through challenge and loss has led her to develop a “user friendly” understanding of the Torah approach to human resilience and growth. She is an inspirational lecturer on the power of faith, humor and joy. Devorie is currently writing a memoir.
THE SOUL & THE AFTERLIFE
WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?
Sunday, March 14, 2021 • 6:30 p.m.
RABBI MANIS FRIEDMAN
World-renowned author, counselor, lecturer and philosopher, Rabbi Manis Friedman uses ancient wisdom and modern wit as he captivates audiences around the country and around the world. He hosts his own critically acclaimed cable television series, Torah Forum with Manis Friedman, syndicated throughout North America. Over 150,000 copies of his
provocative yet entertaining tapes, both audio and video have been sold.
WOMEN IN JUDAISM: IS YENTEL FUNDAMENTAL?
THE TOPICS YOU’VE WONDERED ABOUT OR QUESTIONED
What is the Torah’s view of women’s role in the home, synagogue, workplace and bedroom?
No question off limits!
Sunday, April 11, 2021 • 6:30 p.m.
MRS. RIVKAH SLONIM
Mrs. Rivkah Slonim is the associate director at the Rohr Chabad Center for Jewish Student Life at Binghamton University and a noted speaker and author. A self-described “Chassidic Feminist”, she lectures internationally on the intersection of Jewish observance and contemporary life with a special focus on Jewish women.
About The Chana Kesselman Torah Lecture Series
This Torah Lecture Series has been launched in honor of Chana Kesselman, OBM, on her third yartzeit.
A bright and thoughtful young girl with a beautiful smile and joyful personality, Chana had an innocent appreciation for adding light to this world, one Mitzvah at a time.
The Chana Kesselman Torah Lecture Series brings world renowned speakers and lecturers on Jewish concepts that'll challenge your thought and ignite your soul. The lecture series will grow your appreciation and understanding of Torah and will bring us all together to elevate Chana’s soul and honor her legacy.