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The Language of Truth
The Torah Commentary of the Sefat Emet

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Translated and interpreted by Arthur Green

"Recommended...for all libraries (congregational, school, or seminary/university) that attempt to reach out to the spiritually inquiring Jewish adult."
- AJL Newsletter (Association of Jewish Libraries)


One of the leading scholars of Hasidism and modern Jewish theology has brought together and translated a wide selection of the Torah teachings of the Sefat Emet--one of the last great masters of Polish Hasidism. Green's personal insightful commentary on the words of the Sefat Emet create a remarkable work of Jewish scholarship, bringing the teaching of this insightful master to a wide audience.