Browsing Articles by Straus Center Faculty and Staff by Subject "Abraham Lincoln"
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Lincoln's almost Chosen People (First Things, 2021-02)Speaking at the 2020 Erasmus Lecture for First Things, Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik discussed the covenantal nature of America's founding and, in the words of Lincoln, its "almost chosen people."
What the Bible Taught Lincoln About America (Dow Jones & Co., Inc., 2020-02-15)Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik tracks Lincoln's use of the Bible in his presidential speeches and remarks.
When Lincoln died on Passover (ISSN: 2641-094X, 1083-3013, 2015-04-20)Abstract: Rabbi Dr. Meir Soloveichik explores the historical and theological significance of Lincoln's death, which occurred over Passover 1865.