UNDERSTANDING THE SIDDUR THROUGH THE CHUMASH
We are very familiar with the Siddur from a young age, but we rarely study its underlying themes, nor the logic of its structure. In our study, we will identify the various thematic units of our daily prayers, and how how they stem from (and reflect) the key theme of the Bible.
Rabbi Menachem Leibtag is the founder of the Tanach Study Center, is an internationally acclaimed bible scholar and pioneer of Jewish Education on the internet. His essays on Parshat ha’Shavua reflect his vibrant thematic-analytical approach, blending the methods of modern scholarship with traditional approaches. As a rebbe at Yeshivat Har Etzion, he is best known for his ability to teach students how to study Tanach. Rabbi Leibtag also teaches at Yeshivat Shaalavim, Midreshet Lindenbaum & Matan. He routinely lectures around the globe, primarily as a Scholar in Residence in communities in North America.