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Jul
23
revised Current applicability to not wearing leather shoes on Tish'a B'Av and Yom Kippur
barefoot not bearfoot
Jul
22
comment Relating the Psalms to the Torah
What makes you think that the Psalms specifically relate to the Pentateuch? The commentary of Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch on Psalms is a classic and well worth your attention see feldheim.com/the-hirsch-psalms.html
Jul
19
asked “The feelings reveal the soul.”(Pieseszner Rebbe). Is this idea accepted by contemporary Orthodox thought?
Jul
19
reviewed Close Is it necessary for the 12 tribes to be settled in Israel in order to keep shmita?
Jul
19
reviewed Close Why did Job offer animal sacrifice for his children in case they might have cursed God?
Jul
16
comment Is taking disposable utensils considered stealing?
@ekom12 Is the "use for cereal in your own room" one of the uses intended by the cafeteria?
Jul
16
answered Do you say shehechiyanu on a new flavor of tea?
Jul
14
comment What should a community do if they missed a Parsha?
.... and improve the security around the Aron Kodesh!
Jul
13
asked What is the origin of the special trop for the journeys of Bnai Yisroel, B'midbar 33:10-49
Jul
13
reviewed Leave Closed An eye for an eye Hammurabi's code
Jul
12
reviewed Leave Open Kosher nicotine replacement therapy?
Jul
12
comment Can I talk about my business in shul if it is to help another Jew avoid a transgression?
Reference to the Ben Ish Chai please?
Jul
12
comment Is the Gemara (Shabbos 116b) quoting the New Testament?
@clum see here for the use of the term "New Testament".
Jul
12
answered Could Kohanim use pottery or only stone kelim?
Jul
12
reviewed No Action Needed Are oaths prohibited or only discouraged?
Jul
12
asked How to say Tehillim followed by a misheberach for sick people?
Jul
11
awarded  Socratic
Jul
10
asked Two types of kohanim; are there any practical differences between them?
Jul
9
comment Can I talk about my business in shul if it is to help another Jew avoid a transgression?
@Fred Reuven helps Shimon avoid the issur of wearing shaatnez. And of course Shimon can ask Reuven outside. The question is whether this is a conversation that would be permitted in shul or must be had outside.
Jul
9
asked Can I talk about my business in shul if it is to help another Jew avoid a transgression?