Studying in Berlin at the same time with the Rebbe was Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveichik, his students heard from him about the encounters with the Rebbe in Berlin. Three of his students tell of these encounters.
When and where did the Rebbe study in Berlin? Till when and where did he and the Rebbetzin live after moving there?
December 6, 2013
The Rebbe in Berlin
I wonder about the word Campus in Berlin 1929. Where did that Purim lecture take place? University or Theological Seminary? And what does it mean that the Police knew abut his contacts? He probably asked them to contact the Rav as he himself was also a student in those days?
The prayer of ‘Vayevarech David’ serves as a transition from the six Halelukah chapters to the Song of the Sea. This part of prayer is packed with many foundational concepts of the Kabbalah, including the notion of the seven divine emotional powers.
In this class we probe deeper into the perplexing story about an apostate woman named Miriam from the family of Bilgah who displays great disrespect in the Holy Temple. This seemingly pejorative anecdote of the Talmud, in the final analysis, reveals a truly positive message of extraordinary goodness.