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  • Audio Roundup XXXIV

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    Audio Roundup XXXIV

    by Joel Rich Rabbi JB Soloveitchik – Moadim-Pesach Avdus Pt1: link IIRC you can find the details of this shiur in “Festivals...

  • Non-Jewish Prophecy

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    Non-Jewish Prophecy

    I. Controversial Book In line with our recent discussion of religious diversity, I’d like to examine a particular contemporary...

  • Parashah Roundup: Vayakhel-Pekudei – Ha-Chodesh 5769

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    Parashah Roundup: Vayakhel-Pekudei – Ha-Chodesh 5769

    by Steve Brizel Moshe and Klal Yisrael After the Episode of the Golden Calf R. Aharon Lichtenstein explains why Moshe Rabbeinu...

  • NEW BOOK: Posts Along The Way

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    NEW BOOK: Posts Along The Way

    (See below for more recent posts.) I am requesting input about the upcoming publication of the first book based on this blog,...

  • Book Review I: The First Six Days

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    Book Review I: The First Six Days

    [I’ve been doing a lot of book reviews lately and have decided to turn this into a regular feature that is cross-posted...

  • Eggs & Blood Spots

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    Eggs & Blood Spots

    By: Rabbi Ari Enkin Although most people are in the habit of discarding an egg which is found to contain a bloodspot, this...

  • Announcements #090: Children and Tuition

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    Announcements #090: Children and Tuition

    TorahWeb Lectures: Children and Tuition THIS SUNDAY – Mar. 22Congregation Bnai Yeshurun – 641 West Englewood...

  • Shul Dues

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    Shul Dues

    I. Three Models In general, there are three basic models for charging synagogue dues: Flat Fee — The first is to make...

  • Five Years of Hirhurim-Musings

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    Five Years of Hirhurim-Musings

    UPDATED March 17, 2009 11:46 AMResponse has been extremely underwhelming. What gives? Is it the choice of material? The price?...

  • Announcements #089: WebYeshiva Blog

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    Announcements #089: WebYeshiva Blog

    WebYeshiva Blog Provides Unique Center for Torah From World Renowned Rabbis and Teachers The WebYeshiva is celebrating the...