Planting seeds: Changing ourselves and the world

Planting seeds: Changing ourselves and the world

There is a fascinating law that shares with us a difference in mindsets, a difference between Shabbat and the sabbatical year.Rabbi Kenneth Brander, 5/14/2020, 3:59 PM
Finding light amidst the darkness

Finding light amidst the darkness

The most well known epidemic in Jewish history is the one that killed 24,000 of Rabbi Akiva's students. Almost impossible to imagine.Rabbi Kenneth Brander, 5/11/2020, 10:41 PM
From north to south, Israeli communities come together during isolation

From north to south, Israeli communities come together during isolation

Ohr Torah Stone initiates 'Get Through This Together' initiative, uniting families isolated due to coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2020, 11:15 AM
12 Jerusalem restaurants join together to raise agunot awareness

12 Jerusalem restaurants join together to raise agunot awareness

Restaurants create 'Freedom Dish' to raise awareness of women who are unable to get a divorce in partnership with Ohr Torah Stone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2020, 5:51 PM
17-year-old Efrat girl may be youngest woman ever to complete Daf Yomi Talmud cycle

17-year-old Efrat girl may be youngest woman ever to complete Daf Yomi Talmud cycle

Hila Schlakman of Efrat, senior at Ohr Torah Stone’s Neve Chana High School, began this learning cycle with her father.Mordechai Sones, 1/6/2020, 11:00 PM
Spending the year in Israel – Our Way

Spending the year in Israel – Our Way

Special needs students kick off the 14th year of Israel's only gap year program geared towards religious special needs students from abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2019, 4:37 PM
Freed 'agunot' strengthened with songs of freedom

Freed 'agunot' strengthened with songs of freedom

Former agunot who were freed from marriage strengthened in evening of communal singing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 2:00 PM
500th couple completes training to serve as emissaries abroad

500th couple completes training to serve as emissaries abroad

Ohr Torah Stone awards 62 degrees in its rabbinic and emissary training programs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2019, 12:47 PM
OTS Amiel BaKehila Program marks 50th mission to Diaspora

OTS Amiel BaKehila Program marks 50th mission to Diaspora

OTS Amiel BaKehila Program marks end of pilot year with 50th mission to the Diaspora; 150% expansion planned for coming year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2019, 2:15 PM
Ohr Torah Stone inaugurates Rabbi Kenneth Brander

Ohr Torah Stone inaugurates Rabbi Kenneth Brander

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin passes leadership of Ohr Torah Stone movement he founded to Rabbi Dr. Kenneth BranderArutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2018, 9:25 PM
'Brushes with the Bible' - when Torah and art meet

'Brushes with the Bible' - when Torah and art meet

Book launched combining sermons of Rabbi Shlomo Riskin with commentators, midrashim, interspersed with breathtaking works of art.Mordechai Sones, 10/16/2018, 7:54 PM
A spiritual first response squad

A spiritual first response squad

Ohr Torah Stone bids bon voyage to 45 new emissaries at Knesset Ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2018, 10:04 AM
Marcel Lindenbaum passes away

Marcel Lindenbaum passes away

Philanthropist and supporter of women's Torah study passes away. 'Noble, modest, and honest.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2018, 6:01 PM
Ohr Torah Stone appoints new leader

Ohr Torah Stone appoints new leader

Yeshiva University’s Rabbi Dr. Brander to head organization.Orly Harari, 10/4/2017, 1:39 PM
Rabbi Riskin to step down from Ohr Torah network he founded

Rabbi Riskin to step down from Ohr Torah network he founded

Rabbi Riskin is to be succeeded by Rabbi Kenneth Brander, Yeshiva University administrator.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 10/4/2017, 9:34 AM