Sparks of History: Rav Samson Raphael Hirsch: Optimism #1
- Rabbi Yitzchak Blau
- Aug 2, 2022
- 21 min 27 sec
The Life and writings of Samson Raphael Hirsch, with an emphasis on Hirsch's 'Optimism towards humanity'. Two early influences shaping Rabbi Hirsch include Rabbi Yaakov Etlinger (Aruch L’Ner) and Chacham Yitzchak Bernays. Who is cursed after the sin in Paradise/Gan Eden? The land or Man? How does Samson Raphael Hirsch explain the biblical verses and how does it tie into an optimistic approach towards mankind?