Talmud Commentary

Ritba (Rabbi Yom Tov Ishbili)

Ritba's chief fame rests on his commentaries to the Talmud.

Menahem Meiri

This medieval talmudist's religious tolerance was ahead of his time.

Rabbenu Tam

The grandson of Rashi and leader of medieval French Jewry.

Commentators on the Talmud

A guide to the major sages and scholars known for their work on this canonical text.

Rashi’s Commentaries on the Talmud

The beloved Torah commentator also wrote a much-used commentary on the Talmud.

The Tosafot

The Tosafists continued the conversation with their glosses on the text of the Talmud.