Annual Community Yom Iyun

Please join us for our

Annual Community Yom Iyun

Sunday, September 16, 2018

7 Tishrei 5779

9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Keynote address by

Mrs. Rivka Kahan, Principal

“Sin and Redemption in Gan Eden”


With additional shiurim by our distinguished faculty, including:

Mrs. Gabrielle Berger, “And You Shall Afflict Your Souls”–Semantic Tragedies and Uncovering the True Nature of Yom Kippur

Dr. Oshra Cohen, Yamim Noraim: What’s Awe Got To Do With It? A Psychological Perspective on Transcendence

Rabbi Jeremy Donath, The Mishpacha Magazine Debate: Is Hashem’s Love For Us Un/Conditional?

Mrs. Yael Weil, I Have a Confession to Make: The Important Relationship Between Teshuva and Viduy

Rabbi Dr. Jay Goldmintz, Yonah’s Ark: Noah, Yonah, Rosh Hashanah, and Yom Kippur

Mr. Avi Mandel, A Split Second or a Process: How Long does Teshuva Take?

Rabbi Avi Herzog, “V’yei’asu Khulam Agudah Achat”–Unpacking the Secret to National Kapparah

This event is generously sponsored by the Staiman family in commemoration of the yahrtzeit of Mr. Staiman’s father, Shalom Tzvi ben Aharon, Sholom Staiman, z”l, grandfather of Leora (’05), Shifra (’06), Atara (’09) and Etana (’12).

Open to men and women in the community. For more information, please contact Rabbi Zev Prince at

Ma’ayanot Yeshiva High School for Girls, 1650 Palisade Avenue, Teaneck, NJ 07666,