We use cookies to provide some features and experiences in QOSHE

More information  .  Close
Aa Aa Aa
- A +

An Open Letter to Rabbi Serfaty of Amsterdam

20 0 22

To: Rabbi M. Serfaty
Rabbi, The Portuguese-Spanish Synagogue, Amsterdam


Rabbi Serfaty,


Yesterday I was overwhelmed by the emails I received showing me the letter from the 28th of November that you sent to Professor Yitzchak Melamed in the USA. In this letter you forbid him to enter the complex of our synagogue, also called the “Snoge,” to study documents concerning the ban on Spinoza in his efforts to create a film about this philosopher.

It would seem that you may be ignorant of the fact that the famous former Chief Rabbi of Israel Rabbi Yitzhak HaLevi Herzog z.l. (1888-1959) has already stated........

© The Times of Israel (Blogs)

Get it on Google Play