In The Media


The Torah Lishma Program Draws Immigrants from North America Looking for their ‘Home Away from Home’ | LA Jewish Journal | 3rd August 2019

This Rabbi is Flying the Pride Flag — and It’s About Time | The Times of Israel 13th June 2019

Not Just for Rabbis: Spiritual Caregiving in Israel | The Jerusalem Post  11th April 2019

Learning about Jewish Identity in Israel & in the U.S | i24NEWS 17th February 2019

Rising Number of Israelis Marry Outside of Rabbinate in Protest | i24NEWS 24th January 2019

Here and There: How New York Helped me Understand Jewish Israeli Identity | The Jerusalem Post 3rd January 2019

The Split in the Israeli Electorate: The Netanyahu Monopoly | The Jerusalem Post 3rd January 2019


Immigration in the Holy Land | i24NEWS18th October 2018

Now that the Holidays are Over, what do I do? | Jerusalem Post  30th September 2018

Simchat Torah and #MeToo  Times of Israel  28th September  2018

Five Reasons for Sitting in the Sukkah | KAN REKA  19th September  2018

The Meaning of Yom Kippur | I24News 17th September  2018

Holy Land Uncovered | The State of Israel and the Jews of North America | I24NEWS May 10th 2018

Sparks of Passion: How we Talked at the Schechter/JTS Conference |The Times of Israel 10th May 2018

Can We Bridge the Gaps Between Israel and the Jews of North America?The Times of Israel 8th May 2018

Event meant to build bridges between Israel and Diaspora goes up in flames |The Times of Israel 1st May 2018

Holy Land Uncovered | The Israeli story and the HolyI24NEWS  15th April 2018

Holy Land Uncovered| Passover, traditions and faiths | I24NEWS 2nd April 2018

Purim parties in IsraelI24NEWS 4th march 2018

Faith in the aftermath of the Holocaust |  I24News 27th January 2018


Celebrating Simchat Torah | Kan English Radio, 10th October 2017

Guarding Souls: Saving Life in the Age of Science and Technology | The Jerusalem Post, 18th September 2017

Why I, a Rabbi, am Marching in Jerusalem’s Gay Pride Parade | Haaretz, 3rd August 2017

Not Done Yet in Ukraine | Times of Israel 6th July 2017

A State Denying its Own People | Ynetnews 26th June 2017

Intense Controversies that Divide the Jewish People | The Jerusalem Post, 3rd July 2017

Diaspora Jewry Can’t Fight Western Wall Battle Alone | Ynetnews 2nd July 2017

Thoughts about the Kotel, Conversion and Senseless HatredTimes of Israel 30th June 2017

Knesset Honors Israel’s Outstanding AnglosTimes of Israel, 27th June 2017

The Kotel’s Symbolism | Jerusalem Post Editorial25th May 2017

Nearly two-thirds of Israelis support equal prayer rights at Western Wall | The Jerusalem Post, 24th May 2017

From the Sacred City to the Capital City (And Back Again?) | The Jerusalem Post, 21st May 2017

The Disputation of Barcelona Comes Alive on Stage in “Divine Right” | The Jerusalem Post: In Jerusalem, May 2017

Centuries later, Nahmanides’ Medieval Drama Plays out on Stage | Times of Israel: 7th May 2017

Parade to Parade: Independence Day Displays in Jerusalem Before and After the Six Day War | The Jerusalem Post, 2nd May 2017

 Righteous Gentiles and the Shoah: Altruism of the Highest Order | Times of Israel, 23rd April 2017

Can You Recite the Entire Seder by Heart? | The Jerusalem Post: 11th April 2017

A Spiritual Passover | Jerusalem Post, 5th April 2017

Secularist Neturei Karta | Times of Israel, 3rd April 2017

Survival of the Nicest: Altruism and Darwin | Times of Israel, 13th February 2017

This Normal Life: Can Religion Boost Your Immune System? | Jerusalem Post, 6th  January 2017


Seminar on Law and Justice, Jewish Independent, 25th, November 2016

Ex-roommate of Facebook founder Becomes Rabbi in Israel:

Bennett in hot water after declaring: ‘Jewish studies more important than math, science‘, YNET, 14.9.16

Liberal Orthodox rabbis, haredi MK back Bennett on Jewish study, JPOST, 14.9.16

Judaism’s Importance, JPOST, 14.9.16

Analysis – Education Minister Thinks Judaism Drumpfs Math and Science. Here’s Why That Matters, HAARETZ, 14.9.16

Education Minister Thinks Judaism Drumpfs Math and Science – Here’s Why That MattersHAARETZ, 14.9.16

Education Minister Bennett: More important to study Judaism than mathHAARETZ, 13.9.16

More Jewish Education For Israeli Kids, The Jewish Week, 13.9.16

Musician and teacher Bat-Ella Birnbaum introduces tens of thousands of children to traditionJPOST 8.9.16

The sounds of change, JPOST 8.9.16

How Jewish education can succeed in the secular space, by Dr. Eitan Chikli, Times of Israel, 1.9.16

Rivlin and Sharansky to aim for Jewish unity at pre-Tisha Be’Av conference, JPOST, 9.8.16

Imagining the Bible, Jerusalem Report, 8.6.16

Harsher, more scathing version of ‘Night’ found in Elie Wiesel archiveHaaretz, 1.5.16

Purim: Merriment amidst dread, by Dr. Einat Ramon, Times of Israel, 22.3.16


When did Jews begin celebrating Hanukkah by lighting candlesHaaretz, 4.12.15

For Israel’s early leaders, burials were all about location, Times of israel, 6.10.15

Israel’s growing and vital Masorti voice, Times of israel, 21.7.15

Jerseyans join Schechter mission, NJJN, 9.7.15

A generation of persistence pays off for the Schechter InstitutesTimes of israel, 5.7.15

Does Judaism really favor pluralism?Times of israel, 5.7.15

Principal of TALI Oranim school in Yokneam receives Genger Prize for ExcellenceJpost, 17.6.15 

A Tribute to Tolerance, JPost, 12.6.15