Life Insurance and Loshon Hora

By Mordechai Lewis   Have you ever wondered why at the end of Shemonah Esrei we first ask Hashem, “Guard my tongue from evil… and then...

The All-Powerful Prayer of Mincha

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss   What comes to your mind first when I mention Yitzchak Avinu, Yitzchak, our Patriarch?  You’ll probably say, rightfully so, the...

Watch: The Halacha Sergeant- Smoothies

Halacha Sources: "Halachically Speaking"- on smoothies R'Eidelitz from Kosherquest.org Special Thanks to... Binyamin Stoltz and Gadol Aaron Stern from Los Angeles for their amazing acting! Directed by: Akiva Balsam {Matzav.com}

Bracha Over A Cheap Apartment?

A number of poskim were asked whether someone who wins a lottery for reduced price apartments currently distributed by the Housing Ministry should recite the bracha of Hatov Vehameitiv said...

Bris or Learn, That Is The Question

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld If Reuven has a seder kavua of learning in the morning may he be mevatel Torah to attend a bris milah? “Aseh docheh Lo Saseh” is a concept that we...

Taste Of Stealing

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The Gemara in Brachos, daf heh, amud bais brings a story about Rav Huna. Rav Huna had four hundred barrels of wine that all turned sour and became vinegar....