Classes with Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld
Daily, following 6:30 AM minyan until 8:00 AM
Rabbi Herzfeld, along with members of the Ohev community, teaches a daily Daf Yomi class. Please check the announcements or contact Rabbi Herzfeld for the exact time each day.
5 Minute Daf Podcast
Invigorate your day with a page of Talmud! Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld provides commentary and insight into today's Daf. Visit www.ostns.org/5minutedaf.php to listen to an exciting 5 minute podcast on the Daf Yomi each day.
Parsha Class for Women
Mondays, 12:30 to 1:30 PM
Downtown Parsha Class
Wednesdays, 12:30 to 1:30 PM
Meets at the law offices of Rothwell, Figg, Ernst, and Manbeck (607 14th Street, NW)
Classes with Maharat Ruth Balinsky Friedman
Kallah Classes/Pre-Wedding Classes
Maharat Ruth is available to teach chatan and kallah classes to engaged couples in the community. Please email her if you are interested at MaharatRuth@ostns.org. If there is heavy interest, it may be combined into a group class.
Maharat Ruth teaches a weekly conversion class. You must apply to convert and meet with her before attending. Please email MaharatRuth@ostns.org for more information. Please note that our synagogue requires that anyone studying for conversion live within walking distance (two miles) of the synagogue.
Maharat Ruth will continue teaching a Beginners Gemara class this summer! Beginning June 7, class will meet on Tuesday evenings following Maariv in the Chadar Tikvah. We will be studying Ketubot. The class is open to people of all backgrounds and there are no language requirements. Please email MaharatRuth@ostns.org if you have any questions or are interested in attending.
Class with Rabbi Ben Mintz
Sundays, 9:30 AM
Join Rabbi Mintz for an in-depth exploration of a variety of topics in Judaism.
Introduction to the Prophets of Ancient Israel, taught by Baruch Roth
Prophets played a unique role in Ancient Israel of transmitting God's messages to the nation. Please join us for a 3 part series exploring the historical context of the prophets, and their style of messaging. The class will be taught by Baruch Roth, and will meet at 7:45pm on Wednesdays 1/11, 1/18, and 1/25. Please bring a Tanach to class.
*Ongoing classes are also listed on our online calendar*