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Progressive, halakhically-oriented Jew


Jun
6
revised R' Yehoshua Ben Levi — A Tanna or an Amorah?
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Jun
5
revised Baby born bein hashmoshos — when to make pidyon haben?
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Jun
4
comment Elisha, the children, and the bears: what is really going on here?
Unsourced, and I haven't looked up the sources in this question, but it seems to me that Rashi is saying na'arim translates not to boys but to [adult] people without mitzvot.
Jun
4
revised chol-weekday wiki excerpt
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Jun
4
revised Reading a newspaper
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Jun
4
revised Why does shacharit repeat kaddish yatom?
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Jun
4
revised To say the 13 midos in “tachanun” weekday mincha, should the Sha"tz wear a tallis?
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Jun
4
revised May the prayer leader drink water (to lubricate his voice) during the weekday prayers?
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Jun
4
revised Is one allowed to drink alcohol on regular weekdays?
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Jun
4
revised Are weekday-afternoon naps permissible?
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Jun
4
wiki created chol-weekday excerpt
Jun
4
suggested suggested edit on chol-weekday tag wiki excerpt
Jun
4
revised Why don't we have to work every non-Shabbos day?
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Jun
4
comment Halachic Relevancy of 'Proving God'
@Fred That sentence actually doesn't affect the content question at all, AFAIU.
Jun
3
comment Davar charif cut with meat knife — why not ossur?
I think the OU does not hechsher dairy bread at all for this reason.
Jun
2
comment Why is Akaidas Yitzchak considered a good thing?
closely related: judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/20672/…
May
31
revised Can a woman make an eiruv for her minor children?
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May
31
comment When did upsherins become part of standard American Orthodox practice?
@DoubleAA I think your argument is with the rav, not the poster. But what sources would you cite?
May
31
comment Mevushal wine used for avoda zara?
Many many Catholic churches use Manischewitz because it is cheap.
May
31
comment Eruv t'chumin for dependants
related: judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/29115/…