CRASH Theory

All SVARA learning begins with the CRASH Talk, which lays out our philosophy of the Talmud and the rabbinic revolution that gave rise to it. CRASH Theory is a simple but elegant model of how all change happens—whether societal, religious, organizational, or personal. We build upon this framework as we unpack our understanding of all the texts we study.

Check out An Unrecognizable Jewish Future: A Queer Talmudic Take,for a taste of the CRASH Talk with our Founder & Rosh Yeshiva Rabbi Benay Lappe.

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CRASH Theory is an ever-present theme in our teachings and publications. Dig into these blog posts for more!