Divrei Dever: Responsa in Plague Time

Drisha Institute for Jewish Education

12278 hrs 34 mins

This series features an intensive study of several responsa relating to plagues throughout Jewish history on topics of practical Halakhah, safety, and theology. We will study responsa authored by the Rashbash, Rabbi Akiva Eger, the Hazon Ish, and contemporary decisors, and others. Note: This class presumes prior familiarity with and reading facility in rabbinic Hebrew.