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Henry Abramson, PhD

Henry Abramson, PhD, is a dean of Touro College and is the author of the Jewish History in Daf Yomi podcast, part of the Orthodox Union Daf Yomi Initiative.

Completing the Talmud in a Displaced Persons Camp, 1945

August 19, 2019, by

“We were only a few broken Jews with two books, but…the day of the Siyum HaShas was my day of victory, the day of victory for all survivors, and the day of victory for every ‘Talmud Jew.’” The brick crematoria of Dachau had barely cooled when the surviving remnants of European Jewry were called upon […]