Lives of the Commentators

A series of shiurim focusing on the lives and works of key Rabbinic Commentators who have shaped Judaism over the past 1000 years. Gaining a deeper understanding of the thinking and methodology of these Mefarshim can help us to appreciate our Torah, and to understand how the contemporary Jewish world was formed.

Ibn Ezra – Poet, Commentator, Revolutionary  

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Rav Yosef Karo – Halachist and Mystic  

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Rav Yaakov Emden

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The Shach, the Taz, the Magen Avraham and the Debacle of Shabbtai Tzvi

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The Chacham Tzvi 

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