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Many years ago I was advised by my Rabbi Z"l to read חוק לישראל. And I faced a similar problem. Here's what he told me: There are two maps of reading Torah - personal and social: On the personal level, completing the whole Torah 2M1T has many Kaballic benefits (see the intro to חוק לישראל) On the public level, reading the Parasha in public is a different ...


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In an interview published in Mishpacha magazine in 2011, R. Michel Shurkin reports the following: ...I ask whether Reb Moshe was supportive of the trend towards being machmir even if there was a mesorah otherwise. Rav Michel answers with a story, of course. “During the 1970s, Kissinger sold a lot of wheat the US had stockpiled to Russia. The reason ...


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R' Michael Broyde-- in a 2004 article titled "The Ketubah in America: Its Value in Dollars, its Significance in Halacha and its Enforceability in American Law"-- seems to say no: (bolding for emphasis) The enforceability in American law of the ketubah payment is a matter that has rarely been litigated, although there is not a single case where a court ...


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