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Posted on: December 25th, 2014
It's fascinating how sources attain the status "traditional," or its equivalent level of kashrus.
Posted on: December 24th, 2014
A revolution is taking place between good and evil; light and darkness. Make the light activism!
Posted on: December 21st, 2014
Israel projects global material illumination not always the light of "morality" meant by the Navi
Posted on: December 18th, 2014
‘The Fetus Is A Limb Of Its Mother’
When the inability cannot be clearly attributed to either spouse, the halacha is the subject of debate among the Rishonim.
He stepped outside, and, to his dismay, the menorah was missing. It had been stolen.
Posted on: December 11th, 2014
"I do not owe anything," Mr. Feder replied. "However, if I must come – I will."
No Fault Lines
‘…His Father And Mother Were In Prison…’
The child of a Jewish mother from a union with a non-Jewish father is not a mamzer.
Posted on: December 4th, 2014
Mr. Weiss refused to listen and sued Mr. Cohen in civil court.
The Daughters Are Mine, The Sons Are Mine
‘Grandchildren Are like Children’
Once this took place, no Beit Din could annul its practice but for an entirely different reason. A minhag accepted by klal Yisrael becomes an obligation that must be practiced.
Posted on: November 27th, 2014
In the afternoon, he reached into his pocket to check for the money, but it was empty. "The $50 bill must have fallen out," Alex exclaimed. "It's got to be in one of the rooms I was just at."
Although the conversion ceremony involves more than circumcision and immersion, these are the two essential requirements, without which the conversion is ineffective.
The Decree Of 1587
“Two Kabs Of Dinars Were Given…To King Yanai”
Posted on: November 20th, 2014
Maimonides himself walked and prayed in the permissible areas when he visited Eretz Yisrael in 1165
If a man dies childless, the Torah commands the deceased’s brother to marry his brother’s widow in a ceremony known as yibum, or to perform a special form of divorce ceremony with her known as chalitzah.
Dovid turned to the other people sitting at his table. "I'm revoking my hefker of the Chumash," he announced. "I want to keep it."
‘When Unworthy, One’s Number Of Years Is Reduced’
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