Should Young Boys Write Chidushei Torah?
Question: My son is learning in a Chabad Mesivta. He recently called me to say that he thought of a “Chidush” — a novel Torah insight and would be printing it in a Torah journal that the Yeshiva publishes. I didn’t want to discourage him, but It doesn’t feel right to me. I always heard that Chassidim refrained from publishing “chiddushim” (as we don’t really know if it is the truth of Torah) and it seems to have the potential to add in arrogance. Rabbi Gershon Avtzon answers in this week’s Chinuch and Moshiach column • Full Article