May One Eat Bread Loaf’s Ends?

Q. I have heard that some have the minhag (custom) not to eat the end slices of a loaf of bread. What is the...

Video: “A Good” Shiur (Daf Yomi B’iyun)

Daf Yomi B’iyun explores the topic of “Gud/Agud” (Baba Basra 13). “This town ain’t big enough for the 2 of us!” What is the...

Watch: Rav Brog On How to Teach Children Emunah and the Danger of the...

The following shiur was delivered this week by Rav Yisroel Brog, rosh yeshiva of Yeshivas Tiferes Avigdor in Cleveland, Ohio on the topic of "Every...

Game On: Tackling Sports Injuries In Halacha

By Rav Shlomo Cohen Serious and painful injuries can be caused while playing sports. A game of football can end in concussions from a strong...

Quicken Loans and Halacha

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times At the behest of leading Poskim who reached out to the Five Towns Jewish Times,...

Rav Moshe Twersky zt”l On the Parsha

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman והיה היום הזה לכם לזכרון The Sefer Ha’Chinuch says that some might wonder why Hashem gives us so many mitzvos that are...

Tipping The Scales Of Judgment

By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The posuk tells us that Hashem said, “I hardened the heart of Pharaoh and the heart of his servants so I can judge them and punish them.” The...

Listen: Rav Yisroel Brog On Parshas Va’eira

The following shiur was delivered this week by Rav Yisroel Brog, rosh yeshiva of Yeshivas Tiferes Avigdor in Cleveland, Ohio on the topic of "Tapping...

Listen: Rav Mintz On Parshas Va’eira

Each week, Rav Chaim Mintz, Mashgiach of the Yeshiva of Staten Island and founder and head of Oorah Kiruv Rechokim, offers, via telephone, an insightful...

May A Shul Hire A Rabbi Who Is Ineligible For A Minyan?

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman While this question may seem a bit bizarre at first glance, it is a disturbingly germane question.  More and more, we...