Remembering Rabbi Lamm

Tradition Online | May 15, 2021

Over the past year much has been said and written about TRADITION’s founding editor R. Norman Lamm’s life and legacy; much more will surely be added in the years and decades to come in evaluating his impact and enduring intellectual bequest. How could it be otherwise? R. Lamm possessed a complex constellation of talents and filled a bevy of roles in the life of his community. How many others could lay claim to a lasting legacy as a rabbi, preacher, and teacher; scholar and writer; public intellectual and spokesman; thinker and philosopher; university president and rosh ha-yeshiva; and many other roles as well?

As R. Lamm’s first yahrzeit arrives, tune in on Wednesday, May 19, 8:30-9:30 p.m. E.D.T. to celebrate his legacy at

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