Rav Dovid Feinstein: Hilchos Bais Haknesses

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Rav Shlomo Zalman Auerbach: Can Women Drink Before Kiddush Shabbos Morning?

There are two issues with eating or drinking Shabbos morning. One may not eat before davening any day of the week but they may...

Paying Non-Religious Employees and Maaser

1) One may pay a non religious worker or employee, even if it is clear that he/she will not separate Ma'aser from their paycheck,...

The Laws of Separating Challah

1. A loaf of bread made from (any of) the five species of grain must have challah separated from it. Before...

Halacha L’Kavod Shabbos – ‘Wearing a Garment With Spare Buttons Sewn On’

The Shmiras Shabbos Kehilchasa cites poskim who contend that one may not wear a garment with spare buttons sewn on it in a...