Creating a Sanctuary of Shalom

A special evening with Rabbi S. F. Zimmerman

Monday, August 16

8pm PT  •  11pm ET



With the many pressures of life—babies and small children, parents and in-laws, making a living, anxiety about health— how does a couple create and maintain harmony at home?

  • One of the world's leading rabbinical authorities, Rabbi Zimmerman will be speaking about Creating a Sanctuary of Shalom.
  • This class will offer an opportunity for questions with Rabbi Zimmerman, who is Rabbi Yonah and Rachel Bookstein's Rav.



Rabbi S. F. Zimmerman

Head of the Beit Din, The Federation of Synagogues, London
A native of New York, Rav Shraga Feivel Zimmerman is a talmid of the Mirrer yeshiva and of Rav Dovid Soloveitchik’s Brisk, in Yerushalayim. Rav Zimmerman has previously served as a dayan for the Kehal Adass Yeshurun kehilloh in Washington Heights, and later as Rov of Khal Bnei Ashkenaz of Monsey. In 2008, he was brought to the UK to fill the prestigious position of the Rov of Gateshead, and for the next 11 years provided strong, effective leadership and guidance for that community, with far-reaching effects throughout the UK. In June 2019, it was announced that Rav Zimmerman would soon become the Rov and Av Beis Din of the Federation and he has formally started in this position in January 2020.

Rav Zimmerman is acknowledged worldwide as a respected and influential leader and posek.  In his role as Rov and Av Beis Din of the Federation, the Rov will spearhead the organisation’s Beis Din and Kashrus activities as well as its rapidly expanding range of valued communal services.

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Kesher Institute, a division of Pico Shul Alevy Jewish Learning Center 

Kesher Sponsors

Alevy Family Foundation • Barak Raviv Foundation • The Mizel Family • Monica & David Schwartz

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