Authors Posts by Nathaniel Helfgot

Nathaniel Helfgot

Nathaniel Helfgot
Rabbi Nathaniel Helfgot is the spiritual leader of Congregation Netivot Shalom in Teaneck, NJ, and the chair of the Department of Torah She-Ba’al Peh in SAR High School in Riverdale, NY. He is the author of a number of volumes including Mikra and Meaning: Studies in Bible and Its Interpretation (2012) and Al Saf Ha-Aretz: Studies in the Book of Numbers (2014). He edited a number of volumes including Community, Covenant and Commitment: Selected Letters and Communications of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik (2006).

Decision-Making on Matters of Halakhic Public Policy or Meta-Halakhic Issues: Some Tentative Thoughts

Nathaniel Helfgot outlines decision making in matters of halakhic policy and meta-halakhah.

Rav Hayyim and the Love of Lernen

In 1927, Rabbi Boruch Ber Leibowitz wrote a poem, an ode to Rabbi Hayyim Soloveitchik of Brisk. Nati Helfgot provides the background and a translation.