Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz

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 Pope Francis greets Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz at the Vatican, 2016

Rabbi Steinsaltz expands on Jewish philosophy, sages in new books

In two new books, Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz moves from translating the Talmud to understanding and encapsulating the human condition.

Remembering Jewish giants: Adin Steinsaltz, Jonathan Sacks – opinion

While continuing to remain committed to Halacha, Jewish law, they were able to reach beyond the world of Orthodox Judaism and impact the broader society.


A tribute to Rav Adin

Rav Adin Steinsaltz, died at Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem – the city of his birth – on August 7, 2020 at the age of 83.


On my grandfather, Rabbi Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz

I was blessed to have had the opportunity to experience a private layer of a public man – a little place that was reserved just for me.

RABBI ADIN STEINSALTZ, who died on Friday – self-effacing charm, a quick wit and love.

Meeting Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, an uncategorizable mind

We left Steinsaltz’s office not knowing precisely what category to place him in. It is not common to meet someone who truly defies description.

Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz

Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz died Friday in Jerusalem at the age of 83

The rabbi, who is best known for translating the Talmud into modern Hebrew, had been in the hospital with a lung infection since Tuesday.

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