This book presents twenty thematic reconstructions derived from the lecture shiurim of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik, delivered over the course of many years. The text is in English, source citations are in Hebrew. Texts and themes are formulated in a manner suitable for learning situations and for private edification. Subjects discussed: The Three Biblical Names of G-d; The "Common-Sense" Rebellion Against Torah Authority; The Singularity of the Land of Israel; The Ethical Emphasis in Judaism; Prayer as Dialogue; Engaging the Heart and Teaching the Mind; Duality of Jewish Commitment.
by Abraham R. Besdin