New Books from OU Press

Hebrew-language publications

Shiurei HaRav:

The popular Shiurei HaRav series presents sophisticated insights into the Torah and the world of Talmudic scholarship based on shiurim given by Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik. Renowned scholars Rabbi Hershel Schachter, rosh yeshivah at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University, and Rabbi Menachem Genack, CEO, OU Kosher, are co-editors of the series.

Recent additions to the series include:

Tefillah: Compiled by Rabbi Genack, this volume contains essays on tefillah, Keriat Shema, berachot, tefillat Sha”tz, Keriat HaTorah, kedushat beit haknesset and other topics.

Sanhedrin: Compiled by Rabbi Yaacov Sasson, this volume contains commentary on the first three perakim of Masechet Sanhedrin and covers topics such as eidut, lifnei iveir, mitzvah haba’ah b’aveirah and derishah v’chakirah.

Gittin, Volume 2: Compiled by Rabbi Noam Gordon, this volume contains commentary on the last six perakim of Masechet Gittin and covers topics such as shelichut, shetarot and kinyanim.

Birkas Yitzchak—Chiddushim U-ve’urim al HaTorah:

Covering all Five Books of the Torah, Birkas Yitzchak contains Rabbi Menachem Genack’s illuminating and creative insights on parashat hashavuah.

This article was featured in the Fall 2013 issue of Jewish Action.