Author Archives: Menachem Penner

Marc Penner is the Dean of the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary and the Rabbi Emeritus of the Young Israel of Holliswood.

Open Orthodox Symposium V

Afterword by Menachem Penner If there is one thing that Modern Orthodoxy should agree on, it is that open orthodoxy is a good thing. The devil, however, is not only in the details, but in the definition of “open” and the definition of “orthodoxy.” One can embrace open orthodoxy without embracing Open Orthodoxy. At the core of Modern Orthodox philosophy ...

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