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Sunday, March 6 • 12:00pm - 12:50pm
The Jewish Warrior: Battlefield Morality in Jewish Scripture

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Does the Torah's text present war as an ideal, or a concession to reality? How are these two possibilities reflected in the Torah's rules of morality on the battlefield?

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Mordechai Torczyner

Rosh Beit Midrash, YU Torah MiTzion Beit Midrash Zichron Dov
After receiving ordination from Yeshiva University's rabbinical seminary in 1997, Rabbi Mordechai Torczyner served as a pulpit rabbi in Rhode Island and then Pennsylvania, for 12 years. He then came to Toronto in 2009 to head the newly formed Yeshiva University Torah MiTzion Beit Midrash Zichron Dov, a rabbinic training program which also provides learning opportunities for university students, and Adult Education classes on a range of subjects... Read More →


Sunday March 6, 2016 12:00pm - 12:50pm
S5

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