Rav Yehuda Shaviv

Rav Yehuda Shaviv studied at Yeshivat Kerem Be’Yavneh. In 1968, he joined Yeshivat Har Etzion as a Ram for the first class of the Yeshiva and continued as a Ram until 2003 when he retired. He published numerous articles and books on a wide range of topics in Tanach, Jewish Thought, Halacha and Gemara. Rav Shaviv passed away on December 21, 2018. Yehi zichro baruch.

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Rav Yehuda Shaviv On Zeal and Baseless Hatred The lighting of the menora in the Beit Ha-Mikdash was always accompanied by miracles. Why, then, did Chazal deem the miracle of the cruse of oil worthy of special commemoration? And how did the period of the Chashmonaim, which began with such zeal for Torah, reach such an unfortunate end? Holiday Packages