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100 Years Since Sarah Schenirer and the Bais Yaakov Revolution

Our Generation Needs to Rediscover the Woman's Voice in Judaism

46 min

Rabbi YY Jacobson addressing the Bais Yaakov Dinner, June 8, 2017.

Class Summary:

​100 years ago, a seamstress in Krakow, Sarah Schnirer, founded the first Jewish girls school Bais Yaakov, which soon turned into a movement, and revolutionized Jewish life. Rabbi YY Jacobson delivered the keynote address at the gala dinner of the flagship Bais Yaakov school in Boro Park, celebrating the 75th year since Bais Yaakov came to America.

This riveting lecture, presented on 14 Sivan, 5777, June 8, 2017, explores the unique voice that women bring to Torah and Judaism, and why our generation so deeply needs it.

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    Janice -5 years ago

    Because of your talks I want to be an Orthodox Jewish Women to convert may Hashem bless you

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Keynote Lecture Bais Yaakov Dinner

Rabbi YY Jacobson

  • July 7, 2017
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  • 13 Tamuz 5777
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In the loving memory of Flora LevyFlora bas Betsalel HaLevi. 
By her grandchildren Aryeh, David, Myriam, Chana and Yael Schottenstein

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