Hilchos Chanukah: Oil or Candles?

B'dieved one may light all night until Alos Hashachar (according to some, even less than a half hour before). However, if no...

Brachos for Breakfast

By Rabbi Dovid Heber, Star-K Kashrus Administrator One of the profound aspects of our Torah Hakdosha is the ability for anyone, regardless of age or...

Hilchos Chanukah: When to Light

There are various opinions amongst the Rishonim and Poskim as to the proper time that one should light the Menorah,...

Halacha: Rabbi Koster On “Beating a Dead Horse”

Rabbi Mordechai Koster is presently a member of the kollel at Bais Medresh Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, where he received semichah. He has...

Listen: Tuition from Maaser?

How can we understand the Rama’s statement that ma’aser money can’t be used for a devar mitzvah? The following shiur was delivered by Rav Yechiel...

Audio: Rav Shurkin On Safeik D’Bein Hashemashos

The following shiur, on tzitzis, was delivered on  Sunday morning at Bais Medrash Kol Yehuda-Brook Hill Ashkenaz Shul in Lakewood, NJ. The shiur was...