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19 votes
4 answers
924 views

A rabbi asked me to light candles before weekday Mincha/Ma'ariv. Is this customary? Is there a bracha?

17 votes
5 answers
5k views

Should a non-Orthodox Jew wear tzitzit or not?

14 votes
2 answers
531 views

How often and for how long should one pray for a sick person?

11 votes
1 answer
516 views

What are the origins of the תושלב"ע prayer at the end of holy books?

9 votes
1 answer
214 views

Why is remembering the Exodus fulfilled by Shema and not first parashah of tefillin or Song of the Sea?

7 votes
2 answers
200 views

What is the exact source of the "hadeq heteiv, heteiv hadeq" passage from Seder HaKorbanot in Shacharit?

6 votes
2 answers
400 views

How can all the great rabbis' practices be accepted by Hashem? [duplicate]

6 votes
1 answer
586 views

Can one be counted in a minyan if one has already davened?

6 votes
2 answers
454 views

Why does Hashem allow Noah et al to eat *all* animals?

5 votes
0 answers
455 views

Is it better not to wear a watch on Shabbat?

4 votes
2 answers
470 views

How do you pronounce numbers 248, 365, and 613 in the siddur?

4 votes
0 answers
127 views

Should I alter my schedule to daven Minchah with a minyan?

4 votes
3 answers
180 views

What are the most active and educational religious podcasts and blogs?

3 votes
2 answers
520 views

What siddur do Open Orthodox people use?

1 vote
0 answers
74 views

Is it permissible to listen to something while tying tzitzit?

0 votes
0 answers
102 views

Is it permissible to post photos of pages of a siddur (containing YHVH) online?