Weekly Freebies: Omer Counting

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Count the omer with R. Yaacov Haber’s Sefiros iPhone and/or iPad app: link

Spiritual refinement through counting the omer: A practical 49 day guide to spiritual refinement through counting the Omer and the cycle of sefiros.

This is a free version of the app. There is also a paid app.

Here is another free iPhone/iPad app for counting the omer: link

Here is a free Android app for counting the omer: link

About Gil Student

Rabbi Gil Student is the Editor of TorahMusings.com, a leading website on Orthodox Jewish scholarly subjects, and the Book Editor of the Orthodox Union’s Jewish Action magazine. He writes a popular column on issues of Jewish law and thought featured in newspapers and magazines, including The Jewish Link, The Jewish Echo and The Vues. In the past, he has served as the President of the small Jewish publisher Yashar Books and as the Managing Editor of OU Press. Rabbi Student currently is serving his third term on the Executive Committee of the Rabbinical Council of America and also serves as the Director of the Halacha Commission of the Rabbinical Alliance of America. He serves on the Editorial Board of Jewish Action magazineand the Board of OU Press. He has published four English books, the most recent titled Search Engine volume 2: Finding Meaning in Jewish Texts -- Jewish Leadership, and served as the American editor for Morasha Kehillat Yaakov: Essays in Honour of Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks.


  1. Review of the Sefiros App by Rabbi Michael Green can be found at http://bit.ly/gX9O4n

  2. Review of the Sefiros App by Rabbi Michael Green can be found at http://rabbimichaelgreen.com/blog/2011/04/26/new-review-sefiros-iphone-app/

  3. This article misses out on the better mobile phone apps for Sefira that are out there. Try this one:


    And this one:


  4. Those aren’t free

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