ללמוד וללמד, לשמור ולעשות: הקדמה

From Rav Aharon Feldman’s scathing critique of the anthology Jewish Legal Writings by Women: Rather than “debating essential halachic issues in the rigorous spirit of rabbinic Judaism,” the book is composed of two categories of articles: those which do not debate issues (essential or otherwise), and those which debate issues, but not in the spirit …

חכם עובדיה, מאור עינינו

Menachem Mendel writes: In Ynet (Hebrew) Kobi Naḥshoni has a review of sorts of Rabbi Ovadiah Yosef’s third and final volume on the laws of mourning, Ḥazon Ovadiah al Aveilut. … That a popular online news site chose to write about Rav Ovadiah’s book, testifies to his status as a mainstream cultural and religious figure …