yeshivah


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an academy for the advanced study of Jewish texts (primarily the Talmud)

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It can be argued that affiliation is encouraged far better by the yeshivah than the university.
According to Duban, in "'Eli, the Fanatic' reverberations of White Paper policy illuminate obstacles to the settlement of the Yeshivah in Woodenton, as well as the emotional bases of ostensibly rational appeals to zoning ordinances.
Students from Yeshivah of Flatbush, an Orthodox Jewish high school in Brooklyn, reportedly refused to stay seated, and continued to use their mobile devices after they were asked to stop.
There are also references to him having been a member of a small Protestant church for a time and of visiting "the Yeshivah bookshop in Gateshead ('Lehmann's') to find some obscure Midrashic texts".
On the high esteem all held for the Volozhin Yeshiva, see Shaul Stampfer, Yeshivah ha-Lita'it be-hithavutah (Jerusalem: Merkaz Zalman Shazar, 1995).
Akiva Abramowitz, from the Yeshivah of Flatbush in Brooklyn, had the same number of points as Aaron Goldberg of Toronto, Canada.
Coming from a Yeshivah world, that is something that is just not done.
Detective Senior Constable Lisa Metcher "accused members of the Yeshivah community of lying to police and trying to cover up sex abuse claims," according to The Age, an Australian newspaper.
Wolowelsky is dean of the faculty at the Yeshivah of Flatbush and an associate editor of Tradition.
From the Department of Pathology, Montefiore Medical Center (Drs Auerbach and Fineberg) and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Dr Fineberg), Bronx, New York; and Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshivah University, Bronx, New York (Dr Kim).
Capsali was actually Greek, not Italian, but he attended the famous yeshivah of Rabbis Judah Mintz and Meir Katzenellenbogen in Padua, as well as the yeshivah of Venice and was Italian by education, if not by ethnicity.
He then attended the Yeshivah High School in Jerusalem and was a student of the Chief Rabbi Gavriel Toledano.
And his mother squatted down before the bread box like a Chinaman, telling Simon in a tear-crippled voice, "I'll show you, Advanced-Reading-And-Spelling-Kid, how he got a beautiful beautiful write-up in the Yeshivah Ram Barn News, look look at the bag Teitlebaum gives you for nine cans of King Oscar sardines, can he spare it, I'm going down later and I'll throw it in his face, remind me to ask him for an extra key .
Located in the Jewish educational center Tomhei Tmimim Lubavich Yeshivah, the center named "Merkaz Stam" will train specialists in scribing and verifying Torah scrolls, Tefillins, and Mezuzahs for use by the Jewish population in the city.
Metz in fact developed its own Yeshivah in the nineteenth century.