Tradition Special Issue

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imageThe latest issue of Tradition is a special issue exploring the thought and scholarship of Rav Aharon Lichtenstein. With his passing, all of the articles in this issue have been released for free. You can access them here: link

    Winter 2015 Issue 47.4 (FREE DOWNLOAD)

  • GUEST EDITORS’ INTRODUCTION
  • AN INTRODUCTORY BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF R. AHARON LICHTENSTEIN
  • THE RELIGIOUS HUMANISM OF R. AHARON LICHTENSTEIN
  • ON FRAGMENTARY JUDAISM: THE JEWISH “OTHER” AND THE WORLDVIEW OF R. DR. AHARON LICHTENSTEIN
  • CANON AND COMPLEXITY
  • DIVREI HA-RAV VE-DIVREI HA-TALMID VE-DIVREI HA-RAV: THE IMPACT OF RABBI JOSEPH B. SOLOVEITCHIK’S THOUGHT ON THAT OF R. AHARON LICHTENSTEIN
  • HIDDUSH WITHIN THE BEIT MIDRASH: R. AHARON LICHTENSTEIN’S APPROACH TO LOMDUS AS AN ADAPTIVE IMPROVEMENT TO THE BRISKER DEREKH
  • A QUESTION OF CHARACTER: R. AHARON LICHTENSTEIN AND THE INTERPRETATION OF BIBLICAL TEXTS
  • “HALAKHAH LOVED NOT THE PARENTS LESS, BUT THE CHILD MORE”: R. AHARON LICHTENSTEIN ON ABORTION
  • A RABBINIC EXCHANGE ON THE DISENGAGEMENT: A CASE STUDY IN R. AHARON LICHTENSTEIN’S APPROACH TO HILKHOT TSIBBUR
  • THE SOURCE OF FAITH IS FAITH ITSELF
  • “THE SOURCE OF FAITH…” EXAMINED
  • “THE GATE MATCHES THE HOME”: ON R. LICHTENSTEIN’S DEPICTION OF FAITH
  • MUSIC OF THE LEFT HAND: PERSONAL NOTES ON THE PLACE OF LIBERAL ARTS EDUCATION IN THE TEACHINGS OF R. AHARON LICHTENSTEIN
  • THE BEST THAT HAS BEEN THOUGHT AND SAID BY R. LICHTENSTEIN ABOUT THE ROLE OF LITERATURE IN RELIGIOUS LIFE
  • AFTERWORD: A PERSONAL REFLECTION

About Gil Student

Rabbi Gil Student is the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of TorahMusings.com, a leading website on Orthodox Jewish scholarly subjects, and the Book Editor of the Orthodox Union’s Jewish Action magazine. He writes a popular column on issues of Jewish law and thought featured in newspapers and magazines, including The Jewish Link, The Jewish Echo and The Vues. In the past, he has served as the President of the small Jewish publisher Yashar Books and as the Managing Editor of OU Press. Rabbi Student serves on the Executive Committee of the Rabbinical Council of America and as Director of the Halacha Commission of the Rabbinical Alliance of America. He also serves on the Editorial Boards of Jewish Action magazine, the Journal of Halacha and Contemporary Society and the Achieve Journal of Behavioral Health, Religion & Community, as well as the Board of OU Press. He has published five English books, the most recent titled Search Engine volume 2: Finding Meaning in Jewish Texts -- Jewish Leadership, and served as the American editor for Morasha Kehillat Yaakov: Essays in Honour of Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks.

3 comments

  1. For Some Selected Readings Compiled by Rabbi Yehudah Turetsky please see: Appreciating the Legacy of Rav Lichtenstein zt”l
    at http://shaalvim.blogspot.co.il/

  2. shaul shapira

    Is it still free? I printed some of the articles a few weeks ago, but can’t seem to get access anymore.

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