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        2/23/2014, Adar 23, 5774

      Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein to Receive Israel Prize


      Rabbi Dr. Aharon Lichtenstein has been named this year's winner of the Israel Prize in Jewish Religious Literature. Rabbi Lichtenstein, dean of the Har Etzion Yeshiva in Gush Etzion, is the author of numerous works on Jewish philosophy and Talmud.

      Several of his major works have been translated into English, most notably Leaves of Faith.