Yom ha-Atzmaut from the Mekoros, part 1: Prewar Rabbanim, Kesubos and San Remo, Yeravam ben Yoash
- 34 min 40 sec
Venue: YU High School for Boys
References: Ketuvot: 110B, Ketuvot: 111A, Sanhedrin: 98A
Whether, Why and How Should I Celebrate Yom ha-Atzmaut? Whether, Why and How Should I Celebrate Yom ha-Atzmaut? * Toras Emes and Chayei Olam - We seek to live authentically, according to substantive Torah sources. * Machlokes in both halacha and machshava * The array of actual opinions about hakamas ha-Medina among prewar gedolei Yisrael. * Responses to two major kushyos: Rav Meir Simcha and Shem mi-Shmuel on Kesubos 111a; Radak and Rav M. M. Kasher on yeshuas Hashem via ovdei avoda zara.