Watch Rabbi Soloveichik analyze the Jewish understanding of royalty, and how Jewish kings and queens should be different from their non-Jewish counterparts.
This lecture was given on May 22, 2016, at the Young Israel of Woodmere, on the occasion of the 25-year anniversary of Ptil Tekhelet, is an organization that produces tekhelet, blue fringes, that once adorned Jewish prayer shawls and undergarments.
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.