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בדרכו של דוד | In David Hartman’s Footsteps

David Hartman Memorial Conference for a Jewish and Democratic Israel honoring his 10th yahrzeit
Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman is president of the Shalom Hartman Institute and holds the Kaufman Family Chair in Jewish Philosophy. He is author of the Boundaries of Judaism, and Putting God Second: How to Save Religion from Itself. His latest book, Who are the Jews and Who Can We Become, was a 2023 Jewish Book Council Award Finalist.  Donniel is also the host of the award-winning podcast For Heaven’s Sake, together with his colleague Yossi Klein

Renana Ravitsky Pilzer

Rani Jaeger

Avital Hochstein

David Hartman

Tova Hartman

Shalom Hartman Institute Founder Rabbi Prof. David Hartman z”l was a leading thinker of contemporary Judaism and an internationally renowned author. On his 10th yahrzeit, friends, family and colleagues remembered his many contributions to Jewish philosophy, peoplehood, and the State of Israel

צידה לדרך | Food for Thought
Donniel Hartman, Tova Hartman, Renana Ravitsky Pilzer, and Rani Jaeger reflected on the most significant ideas David Hartman imparted, which they still carry with them. Hebrew with English subtitles.

אבני דרך | Milestones
Avital Hochstein, Shalom Hartman Institute teaching faculty, led a discussion inspired by David Hartman’s teaching on the unique place of feminists in the beit midrash. English.

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