Mayer Twersky

Women and Torah Study

by | in Siyum HaShas

"One who teaches his daughter [Oral] Torah -- it is as though he teaches her frivolity." 1 Rabbi Eliezer's stunning, seminal ruling, apparently banning women from studying the Oral Torah, seemingly… Read more

The Moon’s Lost Light

by | in Books

The Moon’s Lost Light By Devorah Heshelis Targum Press Southfield, Michigan 2006 134 pages Reviewed by Mayer Twersky Questions regarding the role and place of women within Judaism have spawned an… Read more