The question of the Land of Israel reaches even deeper than we imagine. The whole future of the Torah depends on it.
The Rebbe wrote that his relationship with the Rav was ‘much greater than people knew.’
How a kid from Queens ended up serving as the Rav’s meshareis
His Torah and teaching are being learned mainly without exposure to the force of his personality, which itself left such an indelible impression; without his sense of humor; without the intensity of his passion. Of course, we learned from the Rav’s Torah, but being exposed to his own persona was a limud in itself.