Shalem College
Roni Bar-Lev

Dr. Roni Bar-Lev

Ph.D. in the Interdisciplinary Department of Hermeneutics, Bar-Ilan Universety.
MA in the Department of Interdisciplinary Hermeneutics, Bar-Ilan Universety.
BA in Talmud, Bar-Ilan Universety.

Roni Bar Lev is a lecturer in the philosophy of religion at Shalem College. He has taught Chassidism and Jewish thought at Sapir College and Jewish and Israeli identity to IDF soldiers at the Shalom Hartman Institute in Jerusalem. He is the author of a forthcoming work on Rabbi Nachman of Breslov, to be published by Bar Ilan University Press.

Courses Taught:

Selected Publications

Refereed publications

Art belief: Falling Angels The Rise of Man belief in the Teachings of Rabbi Nachman of Braslev.(Accepted for publication, Bar-Ilan's Universety publishing house)

Chapters in Books

"Rabbi Nachman's Belief", "The World Has a Heart, Encounters with the Rebbe Nachman Of Braslev". (Yediot Achronot, 2011).

"Nachman Ethics and the Spirit of the Righteous: Greed and Repair In the Teachings of Rabbi Nachman of Braslev", The economy and Living, Jewdiasm Society and Economy, Itamar Brener and Aharon Ariel Lavi eds. (Jerusalem: Reuven NO 2008).


“Request of the Righteous: the Rabbi and the Righteous in the Teachings of Rabbi Nachman of Braslev”, Opinions 47 (2010).

Published in the Press

NRG Columnist: "Hassidout and Kabbalah Through the Study of Contemporary Culture", New Age, NRG.