Cases involving fines and punitive damages, kenas, required a court of three judges ordained with authentic semicha.
Question: When reciting a berachah in English, does a person fulfill his obligation if he says “Hashem” instead of “L-rd” or “G-d”?
This will render any note the plaintiff may subsequently produce null and void...
Such a document is legally binding, said Mr. Cohen, but I'm not sure that it's halachically binding.
A Parrot Or A Lie Detector?
‘We Admonish The Witnesses’
We know Hashem metes out many life tests. But where have we seen that not having to struggle is a challenge?
Rain can happen at any time. It’s a mere coincidence taking place just to send shivers up my spine.
Regardless of the format employed, 'Trolls' often hide their real identity and write and speak aggressively. Regardless of the format employed, 'Trolls' often hide their real identity and write and speak aggressively.
While American Jews were leaving the baseball field for military bases, Jews on the other side of the ocean were being targeted by the Nazis.
A respected Torah scholar, he authored several sefarim and was a mentor to many Jewish education professionals.
President Trump and his UN ambassador, Nikki Haley, may be slowly moving the UN in a different direction, but the problem still looms.
Why would the Palestinians not believe that the U.S. would forever pressure Israel to meet escalating Palestinians demands?
Then there's the theory that Tu B’Av marks the day on which the generation sentenced to die in the desert for the sin of the Golden Calf stopped dying.
Chabad received approval from the city in 2008 to build a synagogue but soon began encountering opposition.
The good news is that we are going to shatter all safety records in Brooklyn in 2017, in ways the naysayers said couldn’t be done.
Rabbi Chaim Steinmetz, head of the Monsey eruv, opposes the notion that the eruv will facilitate an influx of Jewish residents.
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