Ep 28: Lessons From Over 50 Years In Jewish Leadership with R' Shmuel Bloom by Rabbi Jacob Rupp published on 2017-12-19T10:01:17Z Rabbi Shmuel Bloom shlit”a is the current Rosh Yeshiva of Ohr Lagolah part of Ohr Someyach Yeshiva in Jerusalem, and the former Executive Vice President of Agudath Yisrael of America. Having received mentorship from many of the leaders of American Jewry since the end of World War II and after having been directly involved in the development of American Jewry since the 1980s, Rabbi Bloom speaks about his experiences with the Gadolei Yisrael of the past and present generations, and what we can learn from their perspectives on life. He also offers insights into the depth of Torah understanding and personal sacrifice that current Jewish leaders maintain, and what it means to have Daas Torah (true Torah knowledge) today. Finally, he suggests the best ways to inspire the younger generations toward Truth and a key perspective on successful Shalom Bayis. In this episode, you’ll learn: A defining trait of all the Gadolei Yisrael from past and current generations. How to develop a Gd-based perspective in life. What makes Jewish leaders and Jewish leadership different. How to maintain the current trend in growth in Jewish learning.