Rabba Yaffa Epstein

Advanced Kollel: Executive Ordination, Class of 2015

Epstein

Rabba Yaffa Epstein serves as the Director of the Wexner Heritage Program. She formerly served as the Director of Education, North America for the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies. She received Rabbinic Ordination from Yeshivat Maharat and holds a Law Degree from Bar-Ilan University, and has studied at the Talmud Department of Hebrew University. Yaffa taught Talmud, Jewish law, and Liturgy at Pardes for over fifteen years, and served as the Founding Director of the Beit Midrash at the Dorot Fellowship in Israel. She has lectured at Limmud Events around the globe, has written curriculum for the Global Day of Jewish Learning and has created innovative educational programming for Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life, and Moishe House. She has participated in numerous Think Tanks on Adult Jewish Education, and has trained Rabbis and Educators from every Jewish denomination.

Available Writings

Title
Type
Category
Topic
Year
Don't Go It Alone
Dvar Torah
Shemot
Yitro
2016/5776
On Spies, Daughters, and Claiming our Inheritance
Dvar Torah
Bamidbar
Shelach
2017/5777
God Desires Our Broken Hearts
Dvar Torah
Vayikra
Tzav
2017/5777
Power Hour of Torah - The Chanukah Edition
Multimedia; Dvar Torah
Video Divrei Torah; Panels and Discussions; Holiday
Chanukah
December 10, 2020
What We Can be Certain of Even in Uncertain Times: Using the New Year to Find our Inner Voice
In the News
September 3, 2020

In the News

Title
Publication
Published
2020 Ushpizot
JOFA
2020