The Obligation To Wait Between Meat and Milk

By Rabbi Avi Zakutinsky Reeh Chapter 14 verse 24 "You shall not cook a kid in its mother's milk." Introduction- Waiting after meat There are three...

In the Kitchen: Using a Grater

When using a parve grater, it is important to remember to not cut or peel the food that will be grated with a meat...

Rav Moshe Shternbuch – Crying On Rosh Hashanah: Is it Permitted?

It is written in the Maaseh Rav that the Vilna Gaon said that one is not permitted to cry on Rosh Hashanah. His mekor...

Rav Zilberstein: The Barber and the Twin

Rav Yitzchok Zilberstein relates a fascinating legal query he once received. A young man entered a barber shop and requested that the barber give...

Yoma 47: When Is Bein Hashemashos?

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

Listen: The Yom Hashoah Debate

The following shiur on "The Yom Hashoah Debate" was delivered by Rabbi Motti Neuburger at the White Shul in Far Rockaway. LISTEN: {Matzav.com}

Rav Binyomin Zilber: Where To Light Candles At Separate Seating Shabbos Seudah

A woman is supposed to light candles in the place where the family will eat Seudas Shabbos. What happens if there is a Simcha...

Audio: Rav Shurkin On “Issur Lashuv L’eretz Mitzraim, B’inyan Sukkah Gezulah Umezuzah Sheulah, B’lav...

The following shiur was delivered on  Sunday morning at Bais Medrash Kol Yehuda-Brook HillAshkenaz Shul in Lakewood, NJ, and is posted exclusively here on...

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...

Tipping The Scales Of Judgment

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The posuk tells us that Hashem said, “I hardened the heart of Pharaoh and the heart of his servants so I can judge them and punish them.” The...