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Mordechai Torczyner

YU Torah MiTzion Beit Midrash Zichron Dov
Rosh Beit Midrash
159 Almore Ave. Toronto
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 throughout the GTA. For more about the Beit Midrash, see http://www.facebook.com/torontotorah.As part of the mission of Yeshiva University Torah MiTzion Beit Midrash Zichron Dov, Rabbi Torczyner teaches about a dozen Adult Education classes each week. These range from conventional synagogue-based classes in the Prophets and Talmud, to special topical mini-series with Toronto Morasha at Beth Emeth, to professional development Lunch and Learns at financial services companies including SLF, Miller Bernstein and Zeifmans LLP.Rabbi Torczyner especially enjoys blending disparate fields of knowledge in his classes, to stimulate new ways of looking at familiar subjects. Examples include classes on Medical Ethics for physicians and Legal Ethics for lawyers, Tzibburology on the juncture of sociology and Jewish law, and TechnoShabbat on Jewish attitudes to use of modern technology on Shabbat.Rabbi Torczyner blogs at The Rebbetzin’s Husband, http://rechovot.blogspot.com.Rabbi Torczyner, his wife Caren and their four children enjoy living in Thornhill.

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Sunday, March 6