The noted scholar joins our podcast to analyze an important speech Soloveitchik gave on the eve of the Suez Crisis, deriving meaning for the circumstance from the Bible’s Song of Songs.
Law, Zionism, and imitation of God.
Naftali Bennett, kingmaker.
And understanding the two rival forms of religious Zionism.
Halakhic thought tends naturally to theocracy.
U.S. Jews who care about Israel tend to be more religious and more right-wing than those who don’t.
Another casualty of the peace process.
Isaac Jacob Reines.
The story of Ayelet Shaked.
Yehuda Leyb Don Yahya.
Parliamentary maneuvering and Jewish values.
Moving beyond the religious-secular divide.
“The voice of my beloved knocks.”