Training Rabbis to Lead

By Dov Linzer, Elizabeth Richman

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), January 2007

A JTS Rabbinical student, Elizabeth Richman, interviews Dov Linzer, Rosh HaYeshiva and Academic Head of Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabbinical School about his decision to include training in community organizing within the yeshivaĆ¢??s curriculum. Rabbi Linzer concludes rabbinical leadership should not only address halachic issues and teach Torah but address new cultural, sociological, and practical challenges and to broaden our vision of how we should be living in connection to the larger world.

Topic: Curriculum, Congregations and Synagogues, Social Justice, Training, Clergy, Values, Community Building, Community Organizing, Synagogues and Congregations

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 37/637

Page Number(s): 11-13

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Genre: Interview

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Linzer, Dov. Richman, Elizabeth. Training Rabbis to Lead. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). January 2007: 11-13.


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