Yeshiva of Newark Podcast


The Yeshiva of Newark /The Yeshiva at IDT is a Yeshiva and a College. The first half of the day is dedicated to Shiurim and one-on-one Torah study while the second half students study towards a degree in cyber secutity..Located on the 2nd floor of IDT’s worldwide headquarters in Newark, NJ the Yeshiva is sandwiched among floors of corporate hustle and bustle. But one visit will have you know that this international, multi-billion dollars telecommunications and entertainment corporation – one of the largest in the world – is firmly rooted in Torah.Our Yeshiva is unique in that as diverse as our student body is, our Roshei Yeshiva and general staff maintain a friendly and open relationship with the students. The staff is approachable for advice, encouragement, or just a good shmooze. See for privacy and opt-out information.

  1. 1.
    Emeritus Rex-Sprinkling Some Shushan Sunshine over a Covid Encrusted Purim
  2. 2.
    Rabbi Francis Nataf on the Megillah-Esther's Da'as Torah (and ours)
  3. 3.
    To STIR With Love-Tales From Prison-"Am ViUm Kilshonum" Accommodating the Non-English Speaking Inmate
  4. 4.
    Fine Tuned Halacha 82- Rav Yitzchak Yosef Defines the "Maneh"of Mishloach Manos
  5. 5.
    Fine Tuned Halacha-81-Options for your Erev Shabbas Purim Suedah and advice on how much to drink
  6. 6.
    Some of my Best Friends are Kabbalists-Episode 10-Taking a page from Haman's Playbook-Using a Goral to determine your life changing decision
  7. 7.
    RambaN Vs.RambaM-Episode 30-Greater than the sum of its parts-The Mikdash
  8. 8.
    Rischa D'Araisa Season 2-Episode 25- Ultimate Alternates-Peering from the Megillah's "Makom Achair"(Esther 4-14)-Imagining a world without Purim as we know it
  1. 9.
    Who We've Lost During Corona-Inspiration from Above-Rav Sheftel Neuberger Zt"l
  2. 10.
    Disputes in Judaism clarified by Rabbi Kalman Worch-Rambam and Raavad-Indentifying Moshiach
  3. 11.
    Covid-19 Choshen Mishpat with Dayan Gershon Schaffel-One Roommate Has tested positive-Who Moves Out?
  4. 12.
    Fine Tuned Halacha 80-Fulfilling the Mitzvah of Hearing the Megillah on Zoom with Dayan Gershon Eliezer Schaffel
  5. 13.
    Rabbi Aryeh Klapper on Terumah-Building the Mishkan Within-Reading the Verses Like the Chasidim
  6. 14.
    A-Typical Vort with Rabbi Ari Koretzky-Parshas Terumah-Reclaim the Vigor of Youth!
  7. 15.
    Fine Tuned Halacha 79-The Paradoxes of Purim Mishulush
  8. 16.
    Rav Elyashiv on the Parsha-Terumah-The Heart of Giving and Sitting as a Tzibur
  9. 17.
    Tshuvos and Poskim-Unwrapping a Joyous Mitzvah-Rav Duvi Weiss on Mishloach Manos
  10. 18.
    Fine Tuned Halacha 78-Amounts for Matanos L'Evyonim-Proper Way for Wives in Mishloach Manos
  11. 19.
    Fine Tuned Halacha 77-Rav Elyashiv's Directives for the Reading of Parshas Zachor
  12. 20.
    Emeritus Rex- Read All Over-Waxing Nostalgic over the Gray Lady-The New York Times Remains Infuriating and Essential
  13. 21.
    To STIR With Love-Tales from Prison-"A Gantz Yur Sober"-Hide the Hooch- No Happy Hours behind these Bars-
  14. 22.
    Standing in Two Worlds with Doctor Sam Juni -Episode 31-Blunting Judgment and Banishing Inhibition-Viewing Purim Customs in the twin lights of psychology and sociology
  15. 23.
    Rischa D'Araisa-Season 2-Episode 24-The Audacity to Actually Rank Rabbanim- Plus Gilui Eliyahu and "Oros" Ailim Miudamim-If Rav Schneur Zalman of Liadi had become the Vilna Gaon's Talmid instead of heading to the Maggid of Mezeritch
  16. 24.
    Some of My Best Friends are Kabbalists-Episode 9- We have always been eating Maan-Peircing the Illusion with a Bracha
  17. 25.
    Standing in Two Worlds with Doctor Sam Juni -Episode 29- Covid-19's Collateral Damage: Aggravated Hypochondria and Fresh Phobias
  18. 26.
    To STIR With Love-Tales from Prison -Executed in Starke-Buried in Liberty-The last Jewish Prisoner to be put to death in the United States
  19. 27.
    Fine Tuned Halacha-71-Tu BeShevat and Birchas Ha Perios-Fascinating and Relevant questions to munch on
  20. 28.
    Emeritus Rex-Robbed of Comfort-How Covid-19 has crippled Judaism's Mourning Methods
  21. 29.
    Fine Tuned Halacha-72- Piskei Tu beShevat from Rav Elyashiv and Rav Nissan Karelitz-Fruit Salads-Small Sections of Dried Fruit-Shecheyanu before the HaEitz-Those Naughty Nectarines
  22. 30.
    Tshuvos and Poskim-Reaching your "Bench"-mark early: The Mitzvah of Birchas HaMazon and Bariatric Surgery
  23. 31.
    Fundamentals of the Talmud-95-How to define Panim Chadashos
  24. 32.
    Rav Elyashiv on the Parsha-Beshalach-Some Minhagim are just wrong
  25. 33.
    Disputes in Judaism clarified by Rabbi Kalman Worch-Hillel and Shamai- Truth vs. Peace
  26. 34.
    Rabbi Aryeh Klapper on Beshalach-The Curious Case of the Quail in the Night
  27. 35.
    Rabbi Francis Nataf on Parshas Beshalach-Vaccines, Scarcity and the Limits of Jewish Universalism
  28. 36.
    A-typical Vort with Rabbi Ari Koretzky-Parshas Beshalach-Veering on to the entrance ramp of history
  29. 37.
    Rischa D'Araisa-Season 2- Episode 22-Mussar in the Extreme-What if the Novardik system had been successfully transplanted to the United States?
  30. 38.
    RambaN Vs.RambaM- Episode 27- The 75 percent solution-A Maimonidean Guide to proper eating
  31. 39.
    Some of my best friends are Kabbalists-Episode 7-Serafim in the potatoes-The Rebbe's Tisch is an exercise in Birur Nitzozos
  32. 40.
    Fine Tuned Halacha-73-Feeding your animals before yourself
  33. 41.
    Standing in Two Worlds with Doctor Sam Juni-Episode 30-Truth isn't the point-Our Verbal Arguments are a Civilized form of the Caveman's Mallet
  34. 42.
    Fine Tuned Halacha-74-Is there an injunction against feeding your pet table scraps?
  35. 43.
    Emeritus Rex-A couple's home break-up can echo loudly in the Shul's Corridors
  36. 44.
    To STIR With Love-Tales from Prison-The Russian Seminarians Are Coming! Are the Confessions they hear from the inmates protected?
  37. 45.
    Rav Elyashiv on the Parsha-Yisro-Bringing the dead back to life and curing the blind ,lame and deaf
  38. 46.
    Who We've Lost During Corona-Rav Avraham Yehoshua Heschel Twerski Ztvk"l-Heir to the Baal Shem Tov's Crown-The Living Embodiment of Tiferes-with RabbisPaysach Krohn,Yitzchak Adlerstein,Dovid Fox,and Chaim Twerski
  39. 47.
    Rabbi Aryeh Klapper on Yisro-The Ten Commandments(2448 Version)-The After Credits Scene
  40. 48.
    A-typical Vort with Rabbi Ari Koretzky-Parshas Yisro-Stay Curious-A tribute to Rabbi Doctor Abraham J.Twerski Zt"l
  41. 49.
    Disputes in Judaism clarified by Rabbi Kalman Worch-Rebbe Yehuda and Rebbe Shimon-Reacting to Foreign Occupation
  42. 50.
    The Deeper End of The Parsha-Yisro-The Groom who Just Couldn't Wait

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