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For many of his students, the 360 seconds with him are usually the only Torah learning they can squeeze into their schedule each week.
“I want to get the high-powered people, the busy people,” Rabbi Hecht said.
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Rabbi Hanoch Hecht’s six minutes of Torah in Manhattan one recent day lasted seven and a half hours.
“You Had Me at Shalom: LGBT Jewish Speed Dating” gathered GLOE‘s singles for schmoozing at the Hotel Palomar in Dupont Circle on Saturday night, February 4.
Most people showed up in first-date finest with open minds and ready to see who would sit down at their tables.
His last class ended at 5 p.m., followed by a personal counseling session. Another day in the life of the “6-Minute Rabbi.” That’s the trademarked name that Rabbi Hecht, a 31-year-old Canarsie native, gave himself when he began his short-length, long-lived educational program eight years ago.
Every Thursday, no matter the weather, he meets with doctors, attorneys, real estate developers and other professionals, sharing an insight into the week’s Torah portion, an inspirational story and some words of spiritual encouragement, all in the time it takes to get a cup of coffee.