Updated: Sep 16, 2020
We are pleased to announce a special shiur by Rabbi Allen Schwartz on Monday September 14 at 8:00 PM. Topic: How to Bribe Hashem in the Season of Repentance https://us04web.zoom.us/j/2167835005?pwd=N1RwVVZ5Slp1MlJoSU56cjNneTNTUT09&status=success
Rabbi Allen Schwartz is the long-time rabbi (since 1988) of Congregation Ohab Zedek in Manhattan.
He has lectured extensively for the Board of Jewish Education of New York at elementary and high schools in the New York area. Rabbi Schwartz has published curricula on Biblical themes for Jewish day schools nationally and has written Bible curricula for Yeshiva day schools and high schools. He served as President of the Council of Orthodox Jewish Organizations of Manhattan's West Side, and was the camp rabbi and educational director of Camp Morasha from 1996 to 2000 and then served as the educational director of Camp Mesora from 2002 to 2005.
Rabbi Schwartz authored a scholarly edition of the Commentary of the Rokeach to the Book of Mishlei (Proverbs), as well as his Passover Haggadah - The 4 Sons Haggadah and has recently published Conflict and Resolution in the Early Prophets. He has also contributed numerous chapters and articles to books and scholarly journals.
Rabbi Schwartz is well known to us at Hovevei since for over 20 years he gave a shiur after Shabbat davening once or twice a year.