Rav Asher Weiss On Medical Halachic Issues II


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With his mastery of halachah, leadership, and open heart and door to every Jew who needs him, Rav Asher Weiss, shlita, has quickly become known as one of the leaders of our generation.

In this compendium of Rav Weiss’s maamarim and teshuvos, numerous medical halachic issues are addressed. Some of the topics included are:

  • The obligation of proper hygiene and of preventative measures
  • Relying on scientific and medical knowledge in halachah
  • Appropriate conduct during an epidemic
  • Endangering oneself to provide aid to one whose life is not in jeopardy
  • Volunteering for experimental treatment
  • The degree of liability for someone who infected others
  • Cremation versus donation of a body for scientific research
  • Allocation of tzedakah funds between yeshivos and hospitals
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Book Description

Thorough explanations of contemporary medical halachah and ethics, from the timeless wisdom of the Torah, as explained by Rav Asher Weiss, shlita. Topics include cremation, experimental treatment, the liability of one who infects others, and much more.

About The Author

Hagaon Harav Asher Weissshlita, is a towering Torah giant and one of the world’s leading Torah sages and orators. Rav Weiss possesses a vast encyclopedic knowledge of Jewish law and is known for his eloquence, insight, and clarity. His lectures are broadcast throughout Israel and across the globe to tens of thousands, and he speaks to all types of Jews. Rabbis and leading Torah authorities around the world, spanning the full spectrum of Jewish life, contact him regularly for his rulings and advice.


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