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• R M Twersky – Ro’eh Es Ha-Nolad (On the importance of foresight during this pandemic) http://www.torahweb.org/torah/docs/rtwe_roeh-es-hanolad.pdf

• Orthodox group asks Supreme Court, with its new conservative majority, to block restrictions on synagogues https://www.jta.org/2020/11/18/politics/orthodox-group-asks-supreme-court-with-its-new-conservative-majority-to-block-restrictions-on-synagogues

• Prominent Rabbi Criticized For Speaking With Reform Leaders https://www.jewishpress.com/blogs/felafel-on-rye/prominent-rabbi-criticized-for-speaking-with-reform-leaders/2020/11/19/

• Rav Soloveitchik on Toldos (video) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t9DF-QIZ058&t=15s&ab_channel=OhrPublishing

• Big shuls (lehavdil) with multiple minyanim – US Megachurches Are Getting Bigger and Thinking Smaller https://www.christianitytoday.com/pastors/2020/november-web-exclusives/us-megachurches-multisite-small-group-hartford.html


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.

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