May 22, 2018
A bit of perspective every Jew needs to hear about where they are going, why they are going there, and how best to do it l’shem shamayim. His own lived advice covers the importance of appreciating openness, the danger of over-identifying with a community, and finding the right mentors and advocates along the way.
Rabbi Yitzchok Adlerstein is the current Director of Interfaith Affairs at the Simon Wiesenthal Center and has spent years teaching Jewish Law and Ethics to university and high school students in Los Angeles. He writes, lectures, and gives workshops on Orthodox Jewish outreach and works closely with students and rabbis across the country.