Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt is the Chief Rabbi of Moscow, Russia since 1993
Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt is the spiritual leader of the Moscow Choral Synagogue, the head of the rabbinnical court of the CIS, and is an officer of the Russian Jewish Congress (RJC). Goldschmidt represents the Russian Jewish community politically as well
The book is a commentary on the Torah.
It represents the author's original view of modern life from the viewpoint of the ancient Jewish religion, evaluations of events and phenomena, all based on a profound knowledge of the Torah, a philosophical world view, vivid examples and metaphors, humor, distinctiveness and coherent discourse
The book fills a historical gap in the Holy Book interpretations in Russian, which was caused by the historical and political circumstances of XX century Russia