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New Synagogue of Palm Beach

235 Sunrise Avenue / P.O. Box 3027

Palm Beach, Florida 33480

Phone: 561-514-4064

info@newsynagogue.org

THE VILNA GAON - LIFE AND WORKS

 

The Vilna Gaon was one of the most influential Jewish scholars of the 18th century. His scholarly genius, combined with his exceptional piety, was legendary.  He is seen as the father of the Lithuanian approach to Torah. This lecture will delve into his personal life, his major works, his opposition to the newly founded Chassidic movement, and his ongoing contribution to the Jewish nation.  

Fri, June 18 2021 8 Tammuz 5781