Rav Shagar: Zionism and Exile Within the Home
Ari Ze’ev Schwartz and Levi Morrow •45 min read
A dialogue about Rav Shagar's complex views of Zionism, redemption and the state of Israel.
Meaning and Language in Rav Shagar’s Approach to Talmud Study
Levi Morrow •4 min read
What are we looking for when we're studying Talmud? personal meaning or talmudic language?
You Can Go Home Again
Zachary Truboff •50 min read
On the centrality of Baitiut in the thought of Rav Shagar, and our ability to feel at home with Judaism.
Dialogues on Rav Shagar’s writings: Introduction
Ari Ze’ev Schwartz •2 min read
One of the main goals of these dialogues is to translate Rav Shagar’s writings into the language of the reader, to clarify and show the relevancy of these important ideas for our own lives.
Rav Shagar: Studying Torah as a Quest for God
Ari Ze’ev Schwartz and Levi Morrow •15 min read
Rav Shagar believed that Torah study should be a spiritual and meaningful experience, one that transforms the student's life.
Rav Shagar on Teshuvah
Ari Ze’ev Schwartz and Levi Morrow •25 min read
A dialogue about Rav Shagar's understanding of Teshuva, and the tension between self-creation and self-acceptance.