What is the purpose of tefillah?
What will change if I do it every day for 50 years?
In the flow of the many words of the siddur (prayer book), it is easy to lose track of these questions. In this program, Rabbi Ebn Leader will share his approach to tefillahand how he uses it as a spiritual practice for growth and development.
7:30-9pm January 17, 2012
at Yeshivat Hadar, 190 Amsterdam Ave NY NY 10023
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Rabbi Ebn Leader has been the Director of the Bet Midrash at the Rabbinical School of Hebrew College since its founding in 2004. He learned Gemara from Rabbi David Hartman, movement and dance from Amos Hetz and has been a student of Rabbi Arthur Green, who gave him semicha, since 1999. Rabbi Leader has a growing international reputation as a Jewish spiritual teacher in the neo-Hasidic tradition and an authority on Jewish prayer. He is married to Claudia Kreiman who is rabbi at Temple Beth Zion in Brookline MA, and father of Alma who is his most intense teacher to date.