Rabbi of "Ohr Chadash" Ramot, Jerusalem; rabbinical judge and legal scholar. Teaches at Yeshivas Chedvas HaTorah and at Hebrew University, heads the Charedi division at The Tikvah Fund, founder and editor-in-chief of "Tzarich Iyun". Has published hundreds of articles on Jewish law (predominantly on the Dinonline platform) and thought, alongside academic publications. Author of Binyan HaShtar (on workings of legal documents) and Prophecies and Providence.

The Challenge of Change

Rabbi Yehoshua Pfeffer | Iyar 5781, May 2021

Two known strategies for managing social change are conservatism and progressivism. Judaism, however, fits neither...

Now It’s Brotherhood’s Turn

Rabbi Yehoshua Pfeffer | Adar 5784 / February 2024

Legitimate calls for Charedi enlistment in the IDF will be more worthy and effective when...

A Time for New Leadership

Rabbi Yehoshua Pfeffer | Sivan 5781; May 2021

The recent disaster at Meron leads inevitably to the question of responsibility, which nobody seems...