The Value of Friendship with Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz and Rabbi Shalom Rosner

Episode 9 May 17, 2022 00:59:13
The Value of Friendship with Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz and Rabbi Shalom Rosner
The Koren Podcast
The Value of Friendship with Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz and Rabbi Shalom Rosner

May 17 2022 | 00:59:13

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Show Notes

We decided to dedicate an episode of The Koren Podcast to friendship. We all know that the mourning observed during Sefirat HaOmer is due to the lack of respect shown by the students of Rabbi Akiva to each other. Just in time for Lag BaOmer, we had the chance to speak with two people who live and breathe friendship as a Torah value. Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz, director of Semicha at RIETS and Rabbi of Beis HaKnesses of North Woodmere, and Rabbi Shalom Rosner, Ram at Yeshivat Kerem B'Yavneh and Rabbi of Kehillat Nofei HaShemesh, have been friends and hevrutot for more than 20 years. 

Rabbis Rosner and Lebowitz, on top of their professional and pastoral duties, both deliver daf yomi shiurim online to thousands upon thousands of people every day, to say nothing of their respective halakha, parasha, tanakh, hashkafa, and many other shiurim besides. 

We spoke about their friendship and its importance on their journeys to becoming leaders of Modern Orthodoxy today, their inspirations, the value of friendship in general, and what it takes to build successful, modern orthodox communities in America and in Israel. 

It was such an honor to spend time in the presence of these two truly great friends as they shared words of inspiration, words of Torah, and teased each other just a little bit. 

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Useful Links:

Shalom Rav: Insights on the Weekly Parasha volumes 1 and 2 by Rabbi Shalom Rosner 

Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz's Daf Yomi Shiur

Rabbi Shalom Rosner's Daf Yomi Shiur

Rabbi Aryeh Lebowitz on Twitter

Rabbi Rosner's recorded Shiurim

Rabbi Lebowitz's recorded Shiurim

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The Koren Podcast was written and hosted by Aryeh Grossman and Alex Drucker and is edited and produced by Alex Drucker. Artwork by Tani Bayer.

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