publication . Other literature type . Doctoral thesis . 2020

משנתו ההלכתית של הרב משה כלפון הכהן מג'רבה כפי שהיא משתקפת בחיבוריו ההלכתיים ברית כהותה ושות שואל ונשאל

Mamo, Shai;
Open Access Hebrew
  • Published: 01 Jan 2020
  • Publisher: Universität Potsdam
  • Country: Germany
Abstract
This work is focused on the Halachic Approach of Rabbi Moshe Chalfon HaCohen from Djerbah. Rabbi Moshe Chalfon HaCohen was born in 1874 and died 1950. He was appointed Chief Rabbi of Djerbah, an island near Tunisia, in 1935, and is considered to have been one of the greatest rabbis of North Africa, particularly of Tunisia and Djerbah. With the French occupation of Tunisia in 1881, French culture, technological innovations and modernity penetrated the community. All of these affected life in Djerbah and the rabbis, including Rabbi Chalfon, needed to relate to this new situation. This research deals with two of Rabbi Chalfon’s essays dealing with Halachic responsa...
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free text keywords: Institut für Jüdische Studien und Religionswissenschaft
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