A Shot of Torah: Praying After the Balfour Declaration

Posted by Levi Cooper on November 19, 2017
Topics: A Shot of Torah with Levi Cooper


In this week’s episode, Levi shares words from Rabbi Khalfon Moshe Hakohen, who cites the Balfour Declaration when he discusses whether the Land of Israel should be mentioned in the words recited by the priests after the priestly blessing (birkat kohanim).

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About Levi Cooper

Levi teaches Bible, Hasidut, Maimonides and Midrash at Pardes. Originally from Australia, Levi holds an LL.B., LL.M. and Ph.D. from the Law Faculty of Bar-Ilan University, and is a member of the Israel Bar Association. He is currently an adjunct professor in the Law Faculty of Bar-Ilan University and post-doctoral fellow in the Law Faculty of Tel Aviv University. Click here to read more.

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