Audio: Shavuos Shmuess from Rav Chaim Stein zt”l

Below is a shmuess that was delivered four years ago, on Rosh Chodesh Sivan 5770, by Rav Chaim Stein zt"l, rosh yeshiva of...

Sorry to Spoil the Cheese Party: A Reply to Rabbi Barry Dolinger’s “Milchig Manifesto...

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer  P’sak Halacha is very serious business. To adjudicate Halacha, one must be a grounded halachic authority, whose command of the issues...

  Torah with Derech Eretz

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld In the Haggada we say, “Had Hashem brought us before Har Sinai and not given us the Torah that would have been enough.” What exactly would we have gained...

Torah Study, Its Retention and the Yeshiva Student

By Mordechai Lewis   As an American, what does learning Torah do for me? If you toil very much in the Torah’s words, the Holy One, blessed...

Pesach Matza Marror

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld Pesach, matza, and marror are the three main focuses of the Haggada. The Emek Bracha brings down from the Griz that when Reb Chaim Brisker would say these three things in...

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Returning Stolen Objects

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The Torah teaches us in Vayikra, Perek Heh, posuk chof gimmel that one is required to return a stolen object. A person who has stolen...

Shmira on Shabbos

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The Tur in Orach Chaim, siman resh samech zayin tells us that when we daven Maariv on Shabbos we don’t finish the bracha of Hashkiveinu with the words of Shomer amo yisroel lo’ad like we...