Thursday, October 17, 2013

The ban on the pietistic activities of Rabbi Nosson Adler of Frankfurt

A friend wanted to see the actual writ of excommunication against Rabbi Nathan Adler of Frankfurt. Here it is.



















































And here's a very high res image (click for full size):



























See Rachel Elior's article on R. Nosson Adler (here), which describes the circumstances and includes a transcription of the text, with notes.

2 comments:

  1. could you summarize her argument.

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  2. Could you please give citation info? Thanks. And what Yerachmiel Lopin said.

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