OPINION & COMMENT
Israel is caught between conflicting needs and goals in its attitude to the Palestinian people. This is true of both the political decision-makers and the security experts.
The Roar of the Lion: Understanding Elul
The following story can only be understood in light of the fact that Rav Shach, zt"l, held that HaRav Chatzkel Levenstein, zt"l, was one of the most dedicated servants of Hashem in the past two hundred years.
Is a Shofar Blown in the City and the People are
In the first part of this essay, HaRav Man wrote that a person must be aroused by the call of the shofar to do teshuvoh. He called particular attention to the general situation with its fear and terror of attack, and quoted a letter written by the Chofetz Chaim in a comparable situation.
To Preserve the Intellect
The message that the leader of Agudath Israel in Eretz Yisroel, R' Moshe Blau z'l, expressed in one of his articles printed in Adar I, 5706 (1946), is as relevant and timely today as it was then. Among other things, he wrote:
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