R. Teldon: Back To Basics

Rabbi Teldon's Back To Basics series in the 5 Towns Jewish Times and have earned tremendous acclaim. Now let Rabbi Teldon give you a more personal glimpse into...

Shulamith Students Visit The Living Torah Museum

By Arielle Lipsky This week, the eighth-graders of Shulamith School for Girls went to the Living Torah Museum in Brooklyn to expand their learning in kashrut. Their tour guide, Rabbi...

White Shul Torah In Rabbi Hecht’s Memory

On Sunday, December 14, a ceremony at which the first letters were penned in the Rabbi Yechiel Hecht, zt’l, Legacy Sefer Torah for The White Shul was held in...

Hanacha K’Halacha Program Visits MAY

Mesivta Ateres Yaakov received a visit from the Tefillin Awareness Project during which qualified sofrim reviewed the external kashrus of talmidim’s tefillin. Following Shacharis, Reb Avrumi Schechter, founder of the...

Heard in the Bagel Store: Understanding Chametz

There are multiple manifestations of the faceoff between the elimination of bread from our homes beginning this weekend and the incorporation of matzah as it replaces it over the...

Torah L’Kulanu Opens Its Doors This Fall

Torah L’Kulanu strives to teach individuals with special needs a love for Judaism and commitment to the Jewish community. Through a curriculum that is multidimensional and multisensory, it is...

Interview of Rabbi Yitzchak Goodman on his New Translation of “Marvel’s of our Blessed...

YH: So Rabbi Goodman, I understand that you have recently translated what has been described as “Rav Aharon Kotler’s favorite Sefer.” RG:  Yes, I was always fascinated by that sefer,...

From The BHI Hotline: Chametz After Pesach

Question: I own a supermarket where many religious Jews shop. Many of the customers buy on credit. It has come to my attention that some food items sold in...

Halachic Musings: The Lowdown on Tvilas Keilim

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman There is an organization called the “Coney Island Polar Bear Club” where members take a plunge into the freezing cold waters of the Atlantic Ocean in...

Bloom on Parashat Yitro: The Desert’s Advantage

By Rabbi Moshe Bloom Torah VeHa’aretz Institute “Whoever prophesied did so either in Eretz Yisrael or concerning Eretz Yisrael … Jeremiah’s prophecy was . He prophesied in the portion of Egypt...
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