Author Archives: Jeffrey Woolf

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.

Masorah in the Teachings of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik

by Jeffrey R. Woolf Masorah in the Teachings of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik zt”l [1]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 ...

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