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"It can sink no lower": On fanaticism and dogma.
Our present discussion adds another layer. Dogma and normative ritual are not only the line of last defense against the etiolation of religious life. They are also the line of first defense against Judaism sinking, not ...
What is the opposite of weakness.
First Father Brown, G.K. Chesterton's answer to Sherlock Holmes. The serene wisdom of Father Brown and the haunted shadow of the whisky priest both belong to a world infinitely distant from the shabby stories of abuse that ...
Editor's note: Of pity and the immigrant.
Is Contemporary Orthodox Judaism Racist? Some Informal Remarks.
(Rabbinical Council of America, 2018)
Soloveitchik the Zionist.
(Religion and Public Life, 2018-05)
Boy on the Temple Roof.
(Religion and Public Life, 2019-03)
Not power but glory.
(Religion and Public Life, 2018-03)
(First Things., 2019-02)
Progress and punishment.
(Religion and Public Life, 2019-01)
The proper business of mankind.
(Religion and Public Life, 2018-11)