May One Make Kiddush On a Shot Glass?

Q. I often see people make Kiddush Shabbos day on a small shot glass of schnapps. Isn’t this an issue, since they are using...

A Thought About Aleinu

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss One of the most important prayers that we say daily is Aleinu.  It is so prestigious that we say it...

Amen Contest Launched As Zechus For Refoel Yaakov Tzvi ben Devorah Leah

I was a fresh-from-seminary idealistic shiur counselor at a Bais Yaakov sleepaway camp, and the theme for the summer was Brachos. My friends and...

Watch: What Products Am I Permitted To Eat From An Ice Cream Store?

As you prepare to fire up the grill for the summer or hit the road on vacation, countless Kashrus issues arise: Can I cook...

Watch: May You Purchase Salad From An Uncertified Entity When Traveling On The Road?

As you prepare to fire up the grill for the summer or hit the road on vacation, countless Kashrut issues arise: Can I cook...

Watch: Can You Buy Coffee From A Non-Kosher Establishment Or A Kiosk?

As you prepare to fire up the grill for the summer or hit the road on vacation, countless Kashrut issues arise: Can I cook...

Watch: Can You Eat Cut Fruit From An Uncertified Vendor?

As you prepare to fire up the grill for the summer or hit the road on vacation, countless Kashrut issues arise: Can I cook...

The War of the Chicken Breeds

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times It is a halachic issue that is achieving near viral status and is at the...

Watch: Can Meat And Fish Be Cooked On The Same BBQ?

As you prepare to fire up the grill for the summer or hit the road on vacation, countless Kashrut issues arise: Can I cook...

Learning Complete Torah

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The posuk in this week’s Parsha teaches us in that one should teach the Torah to his children. An interesting question may be asked in connection to this. If...