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Kosher ice cream at an unsupervised franchise location

Here's the Chicago Rabbinical Council's Policy, dated June 2021: During the last several months there have been several new ice cream and frozen yogurt stores opening around Chicago and the country. ...
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What is the significance of lentils in the Jewish religion?

In different places, it is explained that lentils are served as "mourners food". For example, Rashi on Genesis 25:30 writes (citing the Gemara in Bava Batra 16b): Jacob was boiling lentils ...
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Can a secular Jew drink non mevushal wine that he touched?

I asked this very question to Rabbi Yitzchak Breitowitz, shlita, with regard to someone on their way to becoming frum but who isn’t yet keeping Shabbos. He said it would be permissible for him (but ...
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