• Returning From The Hospital on Shabbat

    by R. Gidon Rothstein 29 Sivan: Tzitz Eliezer on How a Doctor Returns From the Hospital on Shabbat Simple cases often hide interesting complications. It’s clear that Jews may violate Shabbat to save lives, and doctors are called on to do that more often than others. Because of that, Chazal allowed t...

  • Vort from the Rav: Korach

    Bamidbar 18:19: כֹּל תְּרוּמֹת הַקֳּדָשִׁים אֲשֶׁר יָרִימוּ בְנֵי יִשְׂרָאֵל לַיהֹוָה נָתַתִּי לְךָ All the gifts of the holy [offerings] which are set aside by the children of Israel for the Lord I have given to There were 24 mishmaros, “guards,” of kohanim who rotated to perform the priestly dutie...

  • Books Received

    The Laws of IDF Uniforms: Responsa from Rav Shlomo Aviner (הלכות מדי צה”ל) edited by R. Mordechai Tzion (Urim) ...

  • A Rabbi’s Obligation

    by R. Gil Student A rabbi achieves his title through years of studying Torah. He implements that training when he teaches or rules on religious matters. However, unlike other subjects of study, Torah knowledge obligates. If a rabbi is asked a question to which he knows the answer, he must respond. I...

  • Paying for Job One Thought Was Free

    by R. Daniel Mann Question: My child’s friend (under bar mitzva) has joined my son in helping me with various chores and projects. He has asked many times if I will pay him and I say, “No.” I have never demanded him to help, although I appreciate it. Now he has come to me with ... ...

  • Audio Roundup 2017:24

    by Joel Rich What would you like the first thing that HKB”H says to you at 120 when you report to the beit din shel maaleh? ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ What would your vote be for the most well-known Ramban on Chumash? ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Rabbi Yehuda Turetsky -The Value of Creativity ... ...

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