Gil Student

Rabbi Gil Student writes frequently on Jewish issues and blogs at TorahMusings.com. He can be reached at gil.student@gmail.com.

Reviews in Brief

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We pray and recite blessings in Hebrew, study sacred Hebrew texts and speak Hebrew in Israel. But what is this language? Where did it come from and how did it become the de facto Jewish language after… Read more

Reviews in Brief

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We often associate the reflourishing study of Tanach in the Orthodox community with the impressive analytics of the “New School” that effectively began with Nehama Leibowitz and continues to this day.… Read more