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Daas Torah: Maran Harav Wolbe, זצ”ל: a perspective

A. It is said that when Harav Shlomo Wolbe זצ”ל,  was in his salad years, serving as the Mashgiach Ruchani in Yeshivas באר יעקב, the חזון איש זצ”ל bestowed upon him the title the מחנך הדור. The Mashgiach זצ”ל was … Continue reading

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Daas Torah: Between Jew and anotherJew – from the great RabbIs

( points from Rav Leib Tropper’s lecture written by David Gold) 1- The Chazon Ish,zt’l writes in his letters that ” Man is full of mistakes” 2-מרן Rav Shach,זצ״ל once told a choson that a man should enter his home … Continue reading

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Daas Torah: words of the Chazon Ish, Chofetz Chaim and others

Moshiach:-The Talmud says that Moshiach will arrive in a generation who are totally innocent Of sin or a generation who are guilty of sin (Sanhedrin 98) Hagaon Harav Chaim Brim,zt’l in his Sefer ‘Marbe Chaim’ quotes the Chazon ish,zt’l  as … Continue reading

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Stoicism and Serving god with passion – Rabbi Leib Tropper -Written by David Gold

Lecture delivered in Pennsylvania during the summer . Recorded  and written by David Gold ———————- Marcus Aurelius praises his stoic tutor Sextus of Chaeronea for being free From passion yet full of love AKA natural affection. (Meditations, 1.9) Because the … Continue reading

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Daas Torah: the words of the Chazon Ish,zt’l – Rav Leib Tropper-recorded by David Gold

A very confusing word to say the least. Daas Torah as a concept has been uncontested for the most part until relatively recently. Daas Torah which is theWord used to express the view of the Torah in an authoritative sense, … Continue reading

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Rationalist Judaism? What does that mean?

Based on a recent lecture in Syracuse, New York- recorded by Avi Bluming   An unresolved topic is the issue of a Judaism based on “rationalism”.Though the Rambam AKA Maimonides is considered one of the most important thinkers of Jewish … Continue reading

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A dialogue with Rav Leib Tropper-June 22 2014 Recorded by David Gold

Rabbi Leib Tropper, what do you think triggers so much emotional angst amongst People today?     Response- If surveys count for anything , I guess the feeling of meaninglessness pushes People into an emotional maelstrom. Recent surveys tell that … Continue reading

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