Audio: Rav Mintz On Parshas Re’eh

Each week, Rav Chaim Mintz, Mashgiach of the Yeshiva of Staten Island and founder and head of Oorah Kiruv Rechokim, offers, via telephone,...

Rav Brazil: How to Know if a Song is Rooted in Kedushah

Of the kosher animals listed in this week's parsha, zemer is one of them. The Radak and Rav Saadia Gaon that the zemer is...

Throw Him Out of Shul

The sin of speaking during Chazoras Hashatz (or Krias Hatorah) is so severe that the Shulchan Aruch states that one should scream at one...

Delaying the Reward until the World to Come – Bava Metzia 110

Subscribe to the Daily Daf Yomi Summary here. The Gemora cites a braisa: If one says to his fellow, “Go and hire workers for me,”...

Parshas Re’eh: If Dogs Could Talk

By Rabbi Boruch Leff Would you rather be blind or deaf? God forbid it should ever happen, but let's say you had to make a...

Shevet Hakehosi: When Your Wife And Parents Cannot Get Along

If every time a man's parents come over to his house to visit they cause a fight with his wife, and inevitably cause Sholom...

Mistakes Remain Throughout Life – Bava Metzia 109

Subscribe to the Daily Daf Yomi Summary here. Rava stated: Teachers of children, gardeners, butchers, circumcisers, and the town scribe are all regarded as being...

Parshas Re’eh: The Long and Binding Road

By Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetzky This week the Torah teaches us the laws of ma'aser sheni. Ma'aser sheni constitutes a tithe in which the apportioned produce...

A “Tail” Of Two Cities: Worldwide Fish Production

By Joel Weinberger, Star-K Field Supervisor The following article describes the saga of two diverse Star-K fish productions in two very different parts of the...

Bar Metzra – Bava Metzia Daf 108

Subscribe to the Daily Daf Yomi Summary here. Our sugya treats the definitions and halachos of a bar metzra, an adjacent neighbor whose field borders...