JewishSacredAging.com is pleased to present a series of short video lessons covering Pirkei Avot (The Wisdom of the Fathers), one of the important works of rabbinic literature in Judaism. Episode 4 is in the player below. More episodes will be posted on a regular basis, so please check back on the website.
Download a PDF of Rabbi Levin’s slides for this series. Pirkei Avot Discussion Slides
About Rabbi Levin
David Levin is a Reform rabbi ordained from the Hebrew Union College- Jewish Institute of Religion (NY). David serves the community of Greater Philadelphia. He also devotes his time to special projects including Jewish Sacred Aging, teaching and free speech issues on the college campus. David worked with the Union for Reform Judaism in the Congregational Network as a Rabbinical Director serving the East Coast congregations. He also had the honor of working at Main Line Reform Temple in Wynnewood, PA. David Levin is a Fellow with Rabbis Without Borders, an interdenominational rabbinic group affiliated with CLAL.
David Levin proudly claims to be one of Rabbi Louis Frishman’s (z”l) “Temple Kids”, from Temple Beth El in Spring Valley, NY. David attended the University of Chicago earning an AB in Economics. He went on to the New York University Graduate School of Business where he earned an MBA in Finance. Before becoming a rabbi, David enjoyed a career centered in banking and real estate finance, and he also worked in the family garment business.