Sunday, January 11, 2009
Happy Birthday, Rabbi
Facebook profile for Abraham Joshua Heschel. And status updates below, including a comment by Moses Maimonides, also known as Rabbi Moses ben Maimon (Hebrew: משה בן מימון), the Rambam, and Musa ibn Maymun (Arabic: موسي ابن ميمون), was born in Cordova, Spain on March 30, 1135, and died in Egypt on December 13, 1204..
One of the greatest Torah scholars of all time, he was a rabbi, physician, and philosopher in Spain, Morocco and Egypt during the Middle Ages. He was the preeminent medieval Jewish philosopher.
Happy Birthday, Reb Heschel.
If there's one thing better than having you here with us, through the wonders of Facebook, it's RAMBAM chiming in a "Yom Huledet Sameach."
May there be more peace for us and all Israel now..........now.