LIMMUD FSU NY Presenters 2019
What is Limmud? What are the Principles? Also, learn some of our History and more.
Mordechai Becher Senior Lecturer Gateways, Instructor at Yeshiva University
Rabbi Mordechai Becher, originally from Australia, is senior lecturer of the Gateways Organization and an instructor at Yeshiva University. He received his Ordination from the Chief Rabbinate of Israel and the Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem and holds an MA in Medieval Jewish History from the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Yeshiva University where he is currently a doctoral candidate. He taught at Ohr Somayach and Neve Yerushalayim in Jerusalem for 15 years, and served in the chaplaincy of the Israel Defence Forces. Rabbi Becher has answered thousands of questions on AsktheRabbi.org and presents a Talmud class, Dimensions of the Daf, on cable TV with the Jewish Broadcasting Service. Rabbi Becher’s latest book, Gateway to Judaism, published by Artscroll, is in its ninth printing. He has taught in the USA, Canada, England, Israel, South Africa, Australia and Russia, and has conducted tours in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe Israel and India. His wife, Chavy, is a graduate of Bryn Mawr College and Hebrew University, and three of his sons have served in combat units of the IDF.