Sfas Emes

Rabbi Yehuda Leib Alter, the 19th century Polish leader of the Gerer asidim, who succeeded his grandfather Rabbi Yitzchak Meir Alter. As a student he was considered a prodigy. Rabbi Alter is often called by the name of his Sfas Emes, the collected work of a prolific lifetime of scholarship.

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