Join Rabbi Jon Kelsen for an exploration of the paradoxes of ownership, with the help of classical texts about sacrifice and charity, contemporary theories of taxation, and a willingness to ask how and why this all matters.
Does a Jew Own Anything?
Rabbi Dr. Jon Kelsen is Dean at YCT, where he has previously taught Talmud and Pedagogy. Prior to this, Rabbi Kelsen was Rosh Kollel of the Drisha Kollel as well as an adjunct faculty member 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 received his doctorate in Education and Jewish Studies at New York University as a Wexner Graduate Fellow.