Video: Cholov Akum Nowadays

"Chalav Akum Nowadays" was presented by Rav Yisroel Belsky, OU Posek; Rav Menachem Genack, CEO OU Kosher; and Rav Aharon Teitelbaum, Nirbatur Rov,...

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 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,...

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}

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...

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:...

Kashering New Pots For Pesach?!

By Rabbi Yehuda Spitz A little over a year ago, an ad appeared in many newspapers in Eretz Yisrael, stating that the Badat"z Eidah Chareidis of Yerushalayim...