Episode 2 - Matan Torah with Dr. Yael Ziegler - Matan - The Sadie Rennert

Monday | March 15, 2021

Episode 2 – Matan Torah with Dr. Yael Ziegler

Dr. Yosefa (Fogel) Wruble with Dr. Yael Ziegler

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Dr. Yael Ziegler is a senior Tanakh lecturer at Matan and Herzog College and is a graduate of the Matan Scholars Program.
In this inspiring conversation she shares her perspective on the shifts in women’s and men’s Torah learning witnessed in her 30 years of teaching.
She speaks candidly about her experience writing commentaries on Tanakh that intend to both enlighten and elevate the reader.
Dr. Ziegler’s warm personality and positive outlook on the evolution of societal change steered a conversation we didn’t want to end.

Related links and institutions mentioned in this episode:

Herzog College:

Dr. Yael Ziegler’s previous book on Ruth for purchase:

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