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revised BBQ for Yom Hatzmaut
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revised BBQ for Yom Hatzmaut
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answered BBQ for Yom Hatzmaut
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comment BBQ for Yom Hatzmaut
The proper way to celebrate what?
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comment What are the parameters for washing after excusing one's self in the middle of the meal?
@YDK: as Rabbi Welcher said: "it's a subject of much debate in the Achronim", so don't ask me from a Ramah. See Yahu's linked question (and answer) above for other opinions. This isn't "my take on Rabbi Bechhofer", it's what I heard directly from him. Again, that's one opinion, there are certainly others!
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revised What are the parameters for washing after excusing one's self in the middle of the meal?
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comment What are the parameters for washing after excusing one's self in the middle of the meal?
Josh, thanks! Duly noted, I'm adding that!
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comment What are the parameters for washing after excusing one's self in the middle of the meal?
Not sure; hence my question originally what exactly the parameters here are. Rabbi Bechhofer said new hamotzi.
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comment Late Yom Hatzmaut
Though some notable rabbis, both in Israel and the Diaspora, differ and insist on strict observance on the 5th of Iyar no matter what; (see torahmusings.com/2011/05/…); but the standard official position is as Isaac stated, whether in Israel or outside.
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revised Should I follow the congregation if their view on prayers for Yom Ha'Atzma'ut is different than mine?
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revised Should I follow the congregation if their view on prayers for Yom Ha'Atzma'ut is different than mine?
Rephrased for clarity. "Traditional" could imply many things, including Conservadox!