Bite-Sized Tefilah Insights
Bite-Sized Tefilah Insights

Rabbi Elie Kaunfer

Monday-Friday, 7:45-8:00 AM Eastern

Oct 11-Dec 10

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Overview

In this 15-minute morning class, we will explore some of the core prayers in the siddur – focusing on special prayers for Shabbat – in an effort to deepen our connection and uncover new meaning. Each class will open with a melody to set the mood for the day.

Meet the Instructor

Rabbi Elie Kaunfer is President and CEO of the Hadar Institute. Elie has previously worked as a journalist, banker, and corporate fraud investigator. A graduate of Harvard College, he completed his doctorate in liturgy at the Jewish Theological Seminary, where he was also ordained. A Wexner Graduate Fellow and Dorot Fellow, Elie is a co-founder of the independent minyan Kehilat Hadar and has been named multiple times to Newsweek’s list of the top 50 rabbis in America. He was selected as an inaugural AVI CHAI Fellow, and is the author of Empowered Judaism: What Independent Minyanim Can Teach Us About Building Vibrant Jewish Communities (Jewish Lights, 2010). He also received semikha from his long-time teacher, Rav Daniel Landes. Elie serves on the board of Natan and on the advisory board of Upstart.

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