Jewish Philosophers of Medieval Spain 1: Rashba
- Rabbi Mordechai Torczyner
- Oct 13, 2021
- 1 hr 0 min 55 sec
A mini-series (picking up from "Giants of Sephardic Jewry" of June '21) on Rashba, Ran and Rabbi Yosef Albo. Introduction to 13th century Spanish Jewry, the threats to the Jewish community, and Rashba's biography and reply to an anti-Torah polemic by the Muslim scholar Ibn Hazm. Geared toward a group including people who lack a strong background in Torah text study.