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Rabbi Yaakov Hoffman grew up in Bethesda, MD. He attended Rav Ilson's Yeshiva (Derech Hatalmud) in Jerusalem and subsequently received a BA in Jewish Studies and Semitic Languages from Yeshiva University. He received ordination Yoreh Yoreh and Yadin Yadin from the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, and is also a practicing Sofer. He is married to Giti (née Klinger), a senior manager at KPMG

His weekly class on the Sefer HaChinuch is posted on and can be found at Links to his published articles can be found below.

Rabbi Hoffman can be reached at


Tue, April 13 2021 1 Iyyar 5781