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YUTORAH: R' Dr. Aaron Rakeffet-Rothkoff -- Recent Shiurim

YUTORAH: R' Dr. Aaron Rakeffet-Rothkoff -- Recent Shiurim Rakeffet-Rothkoff, Rabbi Dr. Aaron

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YUTORAH: R' Dr. Aaron Rakeffet-Rothkoff -- Recent Shiurim

    The Satmar Rav's View in Vayoel Moshe That it is Forbidden to Speak Hebrew With Very Few Exceptions Such as Prayer and Torah Reading. Changing One's Pronunciation of Hebrew is Forbidden.

    The Satmar Rav's View in Vayoel Moshe That it is Forbidden to Speak Hebrew With Very Few Exceptions Such as Prayer and Torah Reading. Changing One's Pronunciation of Hebrew is Forbidden.

    The Satmar Rav's View in Vayoel Moshe That it is Forbidden to Speak Hebrew With Very Few Exceptions Such as Prayer and Torah Reading. Changing One's Pronunciation of Hebrew is Forbidden. - Jun 13, 2022 - Prediction about Conservative and Reform. Shaving. The Rav at R' Aharon Kotler's funeral. Tzohar and Sabbath observance of winery employees engaged in actual production. OU and Hebrew National. Six Day War's impact on Soviet Jewry. Chafetz Chaim on separate seating. R' Yerucham Gorelick did teach at YU. Satmar Rav on speaking Hebrew. Languages of the Talmud. The two Klausners, professor and rabbi. Changing one's pronunciation of Hebrew. Shabbtai Tzvi and Birkat Kohanim. R' Goren on pronunciation. Chassidut was rebellion. Chatam Sofer on superiority of the original words in Hebrew versus new ones. Ban on all foreign languages. Women studying Torah: Forbidden, permitted, required? A Visit to Moscow by Anna Olswanger about R' Rafael Grossman.

    • 1 hr 48 min
    Use of Orthodox Built Chicago Mikveh by Conservative and Reform for Their Conversions. How and Why R' Ahron Soloveichik Differed from The Rav and Rav Ahron's Position on the Chicago Mikveh Dispute.

    Use of Orthodox Built Chicago Mikveh by Conservative and Reform for Their Conversions. How and Why R' Ahron Soloveichik Differed from The Rav and Rav Ahron's Position on the Chicago Mikveh Dispute.

    Use of Orthodox Built Chicago Mikveh by Conservative and Reform for Their Conversions. How and Why R' Ahron Soloveichik Differed from The Rav and Rav Ahron's Position on the Chicago Mikveh Dispute. - Jun 12, 2022 - Uri Zohar's life and funeral. Was R. Menashe Klein a bit naive? Neeman Commission on conversions in Israel. Superiority of less rigorous conversions done in Israel versus those done outside Israel. How and why R. Ahron Soloveichik was different than the Rav. Properly selling shuls to non-Jews. Why Telz and Agudah in Chicago opposed R. Ahron. Book entitled Harav Ahron Yeled Sha'ashuim. Frum as opposed to ehrlich. R' Elchonon Ebert's megaphone. R' Ahron meets Gerer Rebbe. Allowing Conservative and Reform to use Orthodox Mikveh in Igrot Moshe Choshen Mishpat 2:24. Danger that mikveh built by Conservatives will not be kosher. Responsum Betzail Hachokhmah 5:24. Need for and current lack of good teachers. Guard duty at the Dead Sea. Shavuot.

    • 1 hr 51 min
    Vayoel Moshe by Satmar Rav: Not Only is it Not a Mitzvah to Speak Hebrew it is Actually Forbidden to Speak Hebrew for Many Reasons

    Vayoel Moshe by Satmar Rav: Not Only is it Not a Mitzvah to Speak Hebrew it is Actually Forbidden to Speak Hebrew for Many Reasons

    Vayoel Moshe by Satmar Rav: Not Only is it Not a Mitzvah to Speak Hebrew it is Actually Forbidden to Speak Hebrew for Many Reasons - May 30, 2022 - R' Stolper - NCSY. R' Lessin & aliyah. David Applebaum. Separate seating at weddings by Aharon Wexler. Tzohar & Shabbat observance of winery employees. Morris Engelberg - Chabad Joe DiMaggio Social Hall. Teaching Hebrew to sons. R' Aharon Lichtenstein's proficiency in Hebrew. Sifri says: Teach Hebrew. Pg. 416: Tzela"ch: Do not teach children higayon (logic) thus mikra and thus minimize the study of Hebrew. Rema Yo"D 246: Talmud study fulfills the requirement to study Tenakh. Reasons why Talmud is mainly in Aramaic, not Hebrew. Teaching tractates that were not generally taught. Sewage on the streets of the city of Mir. Hebrew & the Tower of Bavel. Changing one's pronunciation of Hebrew. Professor Klausner & Academy of the Hebrew Language.

    • 1 hr 50 min
    The Message of Yom Yerushalayim. The Very Special Impact of Native English Speakers Living in Israel on Israeli Society, on Jewish History, and on Jews Living Outside of Israel Beginning in the Late 1960s as a Result of Their Dual Identities

    The Message of Yom Yerushalayim. The Very Special Impact of Native English Speakers Living in Israel on Israeli Society, on Jewish History, and on Jews Living Outside of Israel Beginning in the Late 1960s as a Result of Their Dual Identities

    The Message of Yom Yerushalayim. The Very Special Impact of Native English Speakers Living in Israel on Israeli Society, on Jewish History, and on Jews Living Outside of Israel Beginning in the Late 1960s as a Result of Their Dual Identities - May 29, 2022 - Two sides of the coin of Jerusalem: Bava Kama 97b. R' Goren's visit in uniform to R' Soloveitchik's shiur. Description of the remarkable faculty of BMT. Man who was impressed with R' Rakeffet's grandsons in Boro Park. The impact of R' Rakeffet's unplanned army lecture. Korban Pesach forged slaves into a unified nation. Eating a meal in the middle of Hallel at Seder. Examples of the successes of Israelis because of their dual-culture backgrounds. BMT's role as a "halfway house" to actual aliyah. Importance of dual identities. Aryeh Kroll. Miriam Levinger. In general, the important achievements of native English speakers who moved up to Israel and succeeded were, to a great extent, a result of their origins outside of Israel.

    • 1 hr 35 min
    Vayoel Moshe by the Satmar Rav: Mitzvah of Living in Israel: How to do it Properly. Agudat Yisrael. Yom Ha'atzmaut. R' Yoel Teitelbaum's Concluding Comments on the Section Titled Ma'amar Yishuv Eretz Yisrael

    Vayoel Moshe by the Satmar Rav: Mitzvah of Living in Israel: How to do it Properly. Agudat Yisrael. Yom Ha'atzmaut. R' Yoel Teitelbaum's Concluding Comments on the Section Titled Ma'amar Yishuv Eretz Yisrael

    Vayoel Moshe by the Satmar Rav: Mitzvah of Living in Israel: How to do it Properly. Agudat Yisrael. Yom Ha'atzmaut. R' Yoel Teitelbaum's Concluding Comments on the Section Titled Ma'amar Yishuv Eretz Yisrael - May 23, 2022 - R' Noach Borenstein story about Mirer student. R' Yerucham Gorelick. More on R' Gershon Ribner's comments discussed in a May 22, 2022 shiur. Herzl's descendants. Satmar Rav: Agudath Yisrael's Kenisiyah Hagedolah of 1954 strongly recommended aliyah. Who actually runs Agudath Yisrael? Soviet Jewry demonstrations: The opinions of R' Rafael Houseman, R' Teitz, R' Shach, and the Mossad. Enmity in Israel against Torah observance. Giving much more importance to aliyah over other mitzvot is wrong. Implication of Achav (Ahab) being more righteous than most realize. Yom Ha'atzmaut must not be celebrated. R' Yoel did not make up his ideas himself. He has sources. God loves truth over anything else. Speaking Hebrew. Satan. Vic Snow's opinion of Satmar.

    • 1 hr 45 min
    Corrections to Misunderstandings About R' Yosef Soloveitchik. Mishneh Halakhot 10:200: Chicago Federation Orthodox Mikveh Used for Conservative and Reform Conversions. Introduction to R' Ahron Soloveichik's Role in this Controversy: Brief Biography.

    Corrections to Misunderstandings About R' Yosef Soloveitchik. Mishneh Halakhot 10:200: Chicago Federation Orthodox Mikveh Used for Conservative and Reform Conversions. Introduction to R' Ahron Soloveichik's Role in this Controversy: Brief Biography.

    Corrections to Misunderstandings About R' Yosef Soloveitchik. Mishneh Halakhot 10:200: Chicago Federation Orthodox Mikveh Used for Conservative and Reform Conversions. Introduction to R' Ahron Soloveichik's Role in this Controversy: Brief Biography. - May 22, 2022 - Response to, even correction of, R' Gershon Ribner's comments about certain aspects of R' Yosef Soloveitchik. R' Moshe Fuchs. Knesset compared to Synagogue Council. Tzohar hashgachah on wine and Ari Zivotofsky article. Cherem on those who marry converts. R' Menashe Klein: Chicago Federation mikveh. Lifnei iver (leading someone to sin). The limit as to how much one must rebuke a sinner. Mishum eivah, causing hatred, does not apply to this situation. R' Klein's recommended solution: Form a single Orthodox Beit Din which does every conversion in Chicago. Common sense is crucial. R' Ahron Soloveichik's role in this controversy beginning with some biographical information. His coming to the U.S. R' Hutner. RIETS. R' Ahron's son R' Yosef

    • 1 hr 38 min

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