Latest update: May 19th, 2013
Rabbi Sholom Klass, zt”l 10 Shevat, 5760
As we go to press, we observe the yahrtzeit of my dear uncle, Rabbi Sholom Klass, zt”l. We therefore present a timely responsum of his that addresses a recent query in this column. Our discussion of the requirement of Mizrach in the synagogue will conclude next week.
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May we add that if you do not know Hebrew, there are many outreach (kiruv) organizations and adult education courses available today to enable you to understand the Hebrew prayers we have all been reciting for millennia.
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About the Author: Rabbi Yaakov Klass, rav of Congregation K’hal Bnei Matisyahu in Flatbush, Brooklyn, is Torah Editor of The Jewish Press. He can be contacted at email@example.com.
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