- Rabbi Hershel Schachter
- Duration: 1 hr 29 min
Press Conference- What is Modern Orthodoxy?, non-Jewish music, Yom Ha'atzmaut, and many more topics
- 59 min 45 sec
Rav Schachter answers questions on the following topics (and more): What is Modern Orthodoxy? The status of Modern Hebrew. Celebrating Thanksgiving. The Cardinals' visit to YU. Non-Jewish music (Rav Schachter mentions a very powerful example of the negative effects of non-Jewish music.) Chazara. The importance of being balanced in learning and in life in general. The famous letter of Rav Bloch zt"l (Rosh Yeshiva of Telz) regarding celebrating Yom Ha'atzmaut. The dangers of being influenced by the secular society in the US. Techelet.
- Derech HaLimud on Kodshim, insights of HaRav Moshe Soloveichik regarding the korbanos of the מצורע; "the sale" of מעשר שני for non-edibles; the concept שם א"י