Leibowitz, the noted Biblical scholar, teacher and commentator,
was born in Riga, Latvia and passed away in Jerusalem, Israel
in 1997. Leibowitz studied in the Universities of Berlin and
Marboug. After receiving her doctorate, she made aliyah and
taught for many years at the Mizrachi Women Teachers Seminary,
Tel Aviv University and other schools, including Hesder yeshivot.
In addition, she lectured widely and was one of the regular Bible
commentators on Israeli radio. She was appointed professor in