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From Our Archives: Revelation and the History of Halakha

February 11, 2010 by  
Filed under From Our Archives, Halakha, New Posts

In the spirit of na’aseh ve-nishma and the central role of Torah She-Be’al Peh in Parashat Mishpatim, we offer three articles relating to revelation and the history of halakha. Louis Jacobs’ Doctrine of Revelation by Menachem Kellner The Early Period of Halakhic Midrash by David Halivni R. Zadok Hakohen on the History of Halakha by [...]

From Our Archives: Prof. Michael Wyschogrod

October 28, 2009 by  
Filed under From Our Archives, Philosophy

First Things recently published a very positive review by Rabbi Meir Soloveichik of the theology of Professor Michael Wyschogrod.  Prof. Wyschogrod currently teaches at Yeshiva University and is a longtime member of Tradition‘s editorial board.  Rabbi Soloveichik’s essay largely reflects on Wyschogrod’s most important book, The Body of Faith.   A different book by Wyschogrod, Abraham’s Promise:  Judaism and [...]