Via Cairo, Aleppo, and Oxford.
No kabbalist, but someone who yearned for mystical union with the Divine.
Judaism and the “last of the magicians.”
To coincide with the Jews’ readmission to Spain.
“The most systematic, comprehensive commentary on Maimonides’ code ever produced.”
Eliyahu Dessler, mussar, Aristotle, and the death of virtue.
A false messiah and an enduring legacy.
How Psalm 107 and Maimonides inspired the pilgrims.
The lottery of the Vilna Gaon.
Communion with God in Kabbalah.
The God that is or the God that becomes?
The genius of BHL?
A question of influence or of a common culture?
Promoting philosophy while giving political society and revelation their due.