Posts by Peretz Chein

P5 P2: Reimagining a Chabad House; A Candid Conversation with Chanie and Peretz

Guest:
Chanie and Peretz Chein

Host:
Yael Asen ’08

Summary:
– Paying students to Torah is akin to the oldest profession.
– Making a critical pivot requires courage and humility.
– What is the objective behind our podcasts.

EP 5: Reclaiming our Chabad Authenticity

Neither publicly, nor for that matter privately, have I ever shared this; after fifteen years of leading the Chabad House at Brandeis I was burnt out and ready to seek an alternative. Chanie, my wife, also shared some of these feelings. This was in the Spring of 2017, concluding our sixteenth year, though it developed…

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EP5 P1: Reimagining a Chabad House; A Candid Conversation with Chanie and Peretz

Guest:
Chanie and Peretz Chein

Host:
Yael Asen ’08

Summary:
– What sets Chabad apart from all other Jewish organizations that can’t be mimicked?
– We no longer believe in some of the assumptions we began with in our early years.
– A new language needs to emerge and we are willing to engage with it.

EP4 P2: Sexual Assault; The Shame, The Sharing, and The Faith

The conversation continues from Part 1.

Guest:
Dr. Ariella Morrow ’06

Host:
Chanie

Summary:
– Shedding the shame
– How G-d and faith nurtured self acceptance
– Shame and sexuality in parenting

Sponsored by:
Dr. Ariella Morrow ’06.
To sponsor future podcasts email peretz@anewconvo.com