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Jun
17
comment Origin of responses for Kaddish
@Yishai: The question was not asking whether it should be done, it was asking for the source of those who do. If one reads the link they can see that there are those who hold it is improper.
Jun
17
comment Can a mistaken extra Mincha count for Ma'ariv?
If one forgets Yaaleh Veyavo at Maariv on Rosh Chodesh there is no need to Daven again thus that should not be a factor.
Jun
17
comment Looking for biographical info on R' Yehuda HaLevi Lifschitz
kehilalinks.jewishgen.org/meretch/meretch1a.html
Jun
17
comment Looking for biographical info on R' Yehuda HaLevi Lifschitz
books.google.com/…
Jun
17
comment Speach After Recitation of HaMapil
yeshiva.org.il/midrash/18363
Jun
16
comment Was Caleb a foreigner (Non-Isralite)?
@SethJ: I really do not mind. Spelling has never been my strong point, and I did not spell it that way to make a point.
Jun
16
comment Was Caleb a foreigner (Non-Isralite)?
@SethJ: You can even edit my answer.
Jun
16
comment Can one derive benefit from Shaatnez?
Another Jew? No!
Jun
15
comment What's the source that יונתן בן עוזיאל passed away 26 sivan?
zadikim.org/…
Jun
15
comment Why does the language in a typical bracha (blessing) change from an individual request to mentioning a group?
Same by Shema Yisrael
Jun
14
comment Source for Kissing Dropped Sefer
@mevaqesh: Recently heard a shiur on this.
Jun
12
comment What means “ dalet apostrophe he ” in the Rashi references?
hebrewbooks.org/… to say there is a different opinion is one thing. to say that it is incorrect, is incorrect.
Jun
12
comment What siddur do Open Orthodox people use?
Here is a link to a "Open Orthodox Siddur"
Jun
11
comment Source for rumored ruling of the Chafetz Chaim regarding Bracha on dessert
@SethJ: I have seen many people finish eating dessert and going on to continue eating.
Jun
11
comment Source for rumored ruling of the Chafetz Chaim regarding Bracha on dessert
@SethJ: We eat way more food than 100 years ago, and dessert is expected by all formal meals.
Jun
11
comment Source for rumored ruling of the Chafetz Chaim regarding Bracha on dessert
@DoubleAA: Do not know exactly what dessert patterns were 100 years ago, however it is definitely more part of a meal today.
Jun
11
comment Source for rumored ruling of the Chafetz Chaim regarding Bracha on dessert
@DoubleAA: I would think that if the Chafetz Chaim said so 100 years ago it would be more so today.
Jun
11
comment Source for rumored ruling of the Chafetz Chaim regarding Bracha on dessert
@user6591: The question then remains which ruling was earlier?
Jun
11
comment How old was Joshua at the time of the spies?
@YehudaW: Yes he was over 80 when they entered Eretz Yisrael.
Jun
10
comment Obligation to give seat to an elder?
ohr.edu/ask_db/ask_main.php/195/Q1