ספר קדש הלולים: הלכות תלמוד תורה ומלמדים
I researched and compiled this sefer while preparing my dissertation on changing methodologies in Jewish Education for my M Ed. It explores early childhood education as well as classical educational methodologies as prescribed by the Talmud. It is also available at Hebrewbooks.org.
חסידי אומות העולם
This sefer explores the path of the righteous gentile as well as their reward in the world to come. It also discusses various relationships between Jew and non-Jew in contemporary society.
Mishkal Hachasidus explores the many facets and limitations of the obligation to go beyond the letter of the law in one’s Torah observance. It’s final chapter deals with the intersection of Kabbalah and Halachah. It is also available at Hebrewbooks.org
השופט אשר יהיה בימים ההם
This sefer explores the dynamics of the authority of later courts to overturn the rulings of earlier courts. It seeks to understand the basis for the universal jurisdiction of the Talmud in matters of Jewish law.
שש מצות תמידיות
This ma’amar explores the concept of the “six constant mitzvos” identified by Sefer Hachinuch.
This essay outlines some of the general principles of halachic decision when there is dispute.
יסוד חיוב ברכת הנהנין
An exploration of the statement that the obligation of making berachos is based on reasoning.
More Hebrew Writings to follow
Essays on the Chagim:
- Pesach: Sippur Yetzias Mitzrayim
- Yom Kippur: Mechilah al Lashon Hara
- Chanukah: Lighting alone
- Simchas Yom Tov