Packing Clothes During the Nine Days

Q. I am visiting my parents over the Nine Days. I have a very large family of my own. Do I have to schlep...

Watch: Mowing The Lawn During The 9 Days

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Hey Taxi!

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld A person hired a taxi while traveling up North in Israel. The emergency siren went off and the driver and passenger...

Women Davening Mussaf

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld In this week’s Parsha we learn about the korbanos that were brought on special occasions including Shabbos and Rosh Chodesh. In light of this, Chazal established the davening of Mussaf on those days. The Tzlach in Meseches Brachos,...

May One Make A Wedding On The Night Of Shiva Asar B’tammuz?

May one make a wedding on the night of Shiva Asar B’Tammuz? Rav Moshe Feinstein zt”l (Igros Moshe I:168) writes that this question...

The Kosel Compromise and the Conversion Bill – Some Final Thoughts

Avrohom Gordimer Although my thoughts on the apparent collapse of the Western Wall Compromise Plan are all pretty much contained here (along with a link...

May One Use A Fidget Spinner By Davening If It Can Increase His Kavannah?

By: Rav Yosef Greenwald Introduction Fidget spinners have emerged on the market as the latest “fad.” They have managed to keep people spellbound when playing with...

Food Under Bed

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld Anybody familiar with the summer camping experience is aware of the lack of space in most bunkhouses. I therefore would like...

A Mission Statement for Marriage

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss One of the beauties of learning Torah is that, if you apply yourself, you will see new things each time...

MAZEL TOV!

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld We are Boruch Hashem zocheh to be marrying off our son next week so I felt it was apropos to discuss...