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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?
Jul
9
answered When to say brocha when making a L'chaim
Jul
8
comment How does salt “add heat” (mishna in Shabbos 4(1))
@Danno Thanks for being interested in the question. Trouble is that it is not the salt that adds heat here because it says "When the dish comes out of the oven .."
Jul
7
answered Extent of Martyrdom Requirements in the Face of Anti-Religious Laws
Jul
6
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
5
answered Converts to be treated as if they were born Jewish
Jul
5
revised Earliest Sources for Custom of Not Shaving from 17th of Tammuz
Changed Av to Tammuz
Jul
4
awarded  Yearling
Jun
30
reviewed Close Was the fast of Tisha B'av in effect during the second temple era?
Jun
29
revised Is there anything in the torah that says that breaking one commandment means breaking all?
added more
Jun
29
answered Is there anything in the torah that says that breaking one commandment means breaking all?
Jun
28
answered What is the meaning and history behind the velvet signs decorating Abraham's tomb?
Jun
28
answered Can Kohanim enter a hospital?
Jun
24
comment What b'racha do you say on seeing the Aurora Borealis (if any)?
@IsaacKotlicky At Wikipedia en.wikipedia.org/?title=Astrology Astrology From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Not to be confused with Astronomy, the scientific study of celestial objects. Astrology consists of several pseudoscientific systems of divination based on the premise that there is a relationship between astronomical phenomena and events in the human world.
Jun
21
answered Chabad Inyan regarding the universality of the Lubavitcher Rebbe
Jun
21
reviewed Reopen How to return to Judaism if my family ancestors left it before my birth?