In this discussion, Rabbi Soloveichik speaks with Daniel Gordis, the author of Menachem Begin: the Battle for Israel‘s Soul, a 2014 biography of the great Israeli leader. They discuss the complexities, contradictions, and greatness of Begin’s life and legacy.
This conversation took place on April 1, 2014.
Heads, Honey, Locusts, and Leeks
Why do some Jews eat leeks, dates, and even a sheep’s head on Rosh Hashanah?
What Jerusalem Means to Me: Russell Moore and Rabbi Meir Soloveichik
The prominent Christian theologian explains why Jerusalem is holy to Christians, and what that means for their relationship to the Jewish people.