Body and Soul: Understanding the Asceticism of Yom Kippur
Rabbi Jon Kelsen / September 4, 2014
What is the connection between the restrictions of Yom Kippur and repentance? How do they help us achieve atonement?
Rabbi Jon Kelsen
Jon Kelsen is the Interim Dean at Yeshivat Chovevei Torah. He was Rosh Kollel of the Drisha Kollel and adjunct faculty at the Pardes Institute. He received ordination from Rabbis Daniel Landes and Zalman Nehemiah Goldberg, holds an MA in Jewish Civilization from Hebrew University, and is currently pursuing doctoral studies in Education and Jewish Studies at New York University as a Wexner Graduate Fellow. Click here to access podcasts recorded by Jon Kelsen.