We are honored to share this week’s special Chinuch Podcast on Rosh Hashanah by Rabbi Moshe Chaim Sosevsky, Ed.D, Rosh Hayeshiva, Yeshivat Ohr Yerushalayim, Jerusalem. Rav Sosevsky attended the famous RJJ Yeshiva from High School through Semicha, and subsequently gave an English language Gemara Shiur there for 3 years. Rav Sosevsky and family made Aliyah in 1980 at which time he founded the initial stage of Yeshivat Ohr Yerushalayim.
Yeshivat Ohr Yerushalayim in emphasizing responsibility for the Jewish community at large has led to over 100 of its alumni becoming outstanding Rabbanim and Mechanchim. Rav Sosevsky has a M.A. and M.S. in Education and Psychology and a doctoral degree in Religious Education from Ferkauf Graduate School of Yeshiva University. Rav Sosevsky served as founding editor of “Jewish Thought”: a journal of Torah scholarship, published co jointly with the Orthodox Union. The Rav produced the “Shmuel II Book of the Prophet” of the Judaica Press series on Nach, and has published numerous articles in various journals, including “Tradition”, “Jewish Education”, and his own “Jewish Thought”. Additionally, the Rav has published seforim on Maseches Sukka and Maseches Brachos- entitled B’shalaim Sukkoh, and Bracha Shelaimah.
The Famous Abba’s Chinuch Podcast Series provides you with shiurim, in 5 minutes or less, on an area of chinuch related to the parsha or a yom tov. Each Podcast is recorded exclusively for The Famous Abba by a Jewish leader or scholar.