Rabbi Elchonon Wasserman

Rabbi Elchonon Wasserman, Rosh Yeshiva of Baranovitch (1875-1940)

Oct 21 2012

In the 1930's Rabbi Elchonon Wasserman, one of the greatest European Jewish Torah scholars and head of the Yeshiva of Baranowitz, Poland, published a series of essays entitled "Ikvesa D'meshicha" on the problems facing Jewry at that time.

What is your view on the Agudah's protest against the Iranian president?

Aug 29 2012

Dear Rabbi,

Shalom Aleichem. I am a chossid. What is your position on the demonstration yesterday by Orthodox groups, including Agudath Israel, against the Iranian president on his visit to New York?

Thanks, Nuchem

Parsha Pearls: Parshas Nitzavim

Sep 01 2011

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