'The Intellect is the Bond Between Us and Him': Joseph B. Soloveitchik on Divine Names and

Munk, Reinier
September 1999
Journal of Jewish Thought & Philosophy (Routledge);Sep99, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p107
Academic Journal
Examines the views of Joseph B. Soloveitchik on divine names and communion with God through the intellect, as explained in his work 'U-viqqashtem mi-sham.' Interpretation of the divine names 'I am that I am' and the tetragrammaton; Dual nature of the relationship between God and man; Description of the revelational consciousness; Role of Maimonidean theory in Soloveitchik's work.


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