Readers’ Matzav: Pita Chips Bracha Issue

Dear Editor, There is a product out by the name of Stacy's Pita chips that is OU certified. The product description, both on the packaging and...

Watch: Rav Michoel Sorotzkin On the Name “Yehoshua Ben Nun”

The following is a shiur delivered by Rav Michoel Sorotzkin about the name "Yehoshua Ben Nun" upon Yehoshua Bin Nun's yahrtzeit today. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Sorry to Spoil the Cheese Party: A Reply to Rabbi Barry Dolinger’s “Milchig Manifesto...

By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer  P’sak Halacha is very serious business. To adjudicate Halacha, one must be a grounded halachic authority, whose command of the issues...

The Odd Account of the Overnight Onion

By Rabbi Yehuda Spitz Those of us fortunate to be learning Daf Yomi are approaching the final countdown to the worldwide grand Siyum HaShas,...

Rav Avigdor Miller on Why He didn’t Observe Yom Hashoah

Q: Can you explain to me why some some synagogues do not observe the Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) observance for the Holocaust victims? A:...

Watch: Rav Michoel Sorotzkin On Churban and Nechama

A new shiur delivered by Rav Michoel Sorotzkin shlit'a on "Churban and Nechama" this week at K'hal Yerei'im Kollel in Cleveland, Ohio. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Reading Sefer Bereshis through an Open Orthodox Lens

by Avrohom Gordimer When studying the Torah’s narratives – especially those in Sefer Bereshis – there are two key points to keep in mind: 1. The...

The Truth About Metzitza B’Peh

By Daniel S. Berman, M.D. It has been more than seven years since the reports broke out in the media  that the Metzitza bePeh (hereinafter,...