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Rav Moshe Dovid Tendler to speak about “The Swordfish Controversy” on Aug 3rd…

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Please join us Friday August 3rd at Kehilat Nofei HaShemesh to hear Rav Moshe Dovid Tendler Shlita discuss “The Swordfish Controversy”.  Links to the Marei Mekomot here and here.

Over 75 people enjoyed Kollel Yom Shishi on Friday July 20th 2018

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Another great program by the Bet Shemesh Community Beit Medrash initiative this morning with more than 75 men and women coming to hear Rav Zvi Sobolofsky. Special thanks to the entire BS community and the committee for all their help in making this a huge success.  Join us for our next shiur on August 3rd with Rav Moshe Dovid Tendler Shlita speaking on “The Swordfish Controversy”

To hear the shiurim, please go to the shiurim page on this site

Rav Eitiel Goldwicht Shlita to speak on Thursday June 14th at 8:30pm

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We are excited to announce that  Rav Eitiel Goldwicht shlita has agreed to present the shiur on June 14th. The shiur will take place in BMTL in Bet Shemesh (Rechov Asher 1). The topic will be “Tzitzit: A Mitzvah with Strings Attached ?” The shiur will be in English.  Marei Mekomot will be provided. The schedule:  8:15pm Maariv followed by Shiur at 8:30pm and a Kibbud at 9:30pm.

To see Rav Eitiel in action checkout the videos from aish.com:

For more info or to sponsor contact: info@betshemeshtorah.org or call Brian Thau 052-257-3109, Mark Watson 050-871-1311 or Mike Greenwald 058-789-2000

Over 325 people turned out to greet HaRav Asher Weiss Shlit’a

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We were fortunate to have a great turnout Sunday night March 25, 2018 to hear the shiur given by the renowned magid shiur, HaGaon Rav Asher Weiss. Over 325 men and women from across the Bet Shemesh community and beyond attended the shiur in kehilat Netzach Menashe. The shiur is available under the shiurim link on this site or on yutorah.org

Rav Asher Weiss Shlita to speak on Sunday March 25th at 8:15pm

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We are excited to announce that  Rav Asher Weiss shlita, the “Minchat Asher”, has agreed to present the shiur on March 25th. The shiur will take place in Netzach Menashe in Bet Shemesh. The topic will be “עניני פסח”. The shiur will be in Hebrew.  Marei Mekomot will be provided. The schedule:  8:00pm Maariv followed by Shiur at 8:15pm and a Kibbud at 9:15pm.

For more info or to sponsor contact: info@betshemeshtorah.org or call Brian Thau 052-257-3109, Mark Watson 050-871-1311 or Mike Greenwald 058-789-2000

Rav Daniel Travis’ Shiur on Wine was a Hit !!

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On Thursday night, February 22nd, we hosted Rav  Daniel Travis Shlita, Rosh Kollel of Toras Chaim in Jerusalem.  He is the author of Wine and Wisdom published by Feldheim. The Rav spoke about the Bracha of HaTov v’HaMeitiv.  In addition to the usual cholent and kugel, we experienced the shiur with wine tasting together.

To listen, go to the shiurim page of the site

Over 125 people enjoyed Kollel Yom Shishi on Friday February 23rd with Rav Schechter Shlita

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Another great program by the Bet Shemesh Community Beit Medrash initiative this morning with more than 125 men and women coming to hear Rav Hershel Schechter Shlita. Special thanks to the Seth Grossman and family for sponsoring in commemoration of the 1st yahrzeit of Mr David Grossman z’l. Special thanks to the entire BS community and the committee for all their help in making this a huge success.

To hear the shiurim, please go to the shiurim page on this site

Kollel Yom Shishi with Rav Daniel Feldman on Friday January 26th, 2018

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We are excited to announce that Rav Daniel Feldman shlit’a, Rosh Yeshiva from RIETS New York and noted speaker has agreed to present a shiur at Kollel Yom Shishi on Friday January 26th, 2018. The shiur will take place in Bet Midrash Torani Leumi, Rechov Asher 1, Bet Shemesh. Rav Feldman’s topic will be “Jewish Perspectives on the Death Penalty” The shiur will be in English.  See Flyer for more information:

Kollel Yom Shishi on Friday January 5th, 2018

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We are excited to announce that Rav Dr Moshe Dovid Tendler shlit’a, Rosh Yeshiva from RIETS New York and noted speaker has agreed to present a shiur at Kollel Yom Shishi on Friday January 5th, 2018. The shiur will take place in Kehilat Nofei HaShemesh, Rechov Sitvanit 1, Bet Shemesh. Rav Tendler’s topic will be “The Right to Try: Non approved medical treatments and medications” The shiur will be in English.  See Flyer for more information: