by Jeffrey R. Woolf Masorah in the Teachings of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik zt”l My Thanks to Professor David Berger and Sheon Karol, Esq. for their comments. All responsibility for the presentation is mine. A Word of Introduction Careful consideration of the subject of Masorah (Tradition) has become pressing in the past few years in light of significant, unprecedented changes ...Read More »
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Jeffrey R. Woolf is Associate Professor in the Talmud Department of Bar Ilan University and Director of Bar Ilan's Institute for the Study of Post-Talmudic Halakhah. He studied for nearly a decade with Rav Joseph B. Soloveitchik and received his rabbinic ordination at Yeshiva University. His most recent book is The Fabric of Religious Life in Medieval Ashkenaz (1000-1300): Creating Sacred Communities.