Bringing Redemption to the World

In the course of a discussion of the response, or lack thereof, of “the Gedolim” to the EJF / Leib Tropper scandal, Devorah comments: “All it takes for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” – Edmund Burke Now, this whole sad, sordid business is certainly very ugly and deeply disturbing, …

A Very Confusing Religion

Rav Shach (attributed) A story is told about Rav Elazar Shach zt”l, who was once asked if women should learn CPR so that they can respond and act in a situation in which a child would need it. Rav Shach said not to learn it, because Hashem does not put a person in a situation …

Humros, Kabbalah and the Trinity

Which famous Gaon, one of the most celebrated Poskim of the nineteenth century, penned this? ידע כי אני איני נוהג שום דבר חומרא יותר מדלת העם ומהדיוט שבהדיוטים הלואי שיהיה חלקי לעולם הבא עם חד עמא דארעא הולך תמים ודל: Click here for the answer. Rav Shlomo Kluger, Ha’Elef Lecha Shlomo, OH:112 – link. This …