Jewish greatness can be seen in the heroic deeds and lives of the most significant leaders of Jewish history. But what are the essential qualities of mind and spirit that elevate such leaders? What makes a leader truly great, Rabbi Meir Soloveichik argues, has to do with their answer to three key questions: Who are we? Where are we going? And how can we traverse the many challenges that stand in our way to arrive at our destination? The obstacles of history call forth not only great virtues, but also the practical judgment to lead.
Is Polarization in Israel Unprecedented, or Has the Jewish State Been Here Before?
Rabbi Soloveichik joins Dan Senor and the Call Me Back podcast to put the Jewish state's present political polarization in the context of Israeli history.
Celebrating and Looking Ahead
Reflecting on the last two years of learning and study and looking ahead at Rabbi Soloveichik’s many programs starting later this fall.