Daf Yomi Key Concepts Parashas Chayei Sarah – Menachos

How invalid is a sacrifice that became piggul? We learned about this on Sunday’s daf (79a) this week. The topic of the Gemara there is the halachah that, normally, upon...

British Court Orders Man to Pay Wife Maintenance Until He Issues Get

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — A British businessman must continue to pay his wife maintenance payments until he gives her a religious divorce, or get, a British appeals court ruled. Alan...

Hanukkah Conjures Up Some Sweet Senior Moments

The menorah’s candles illuminating the dark outside never truly burn out. The latkes sizzling in the pan still give off their heavenly perfume, and the dreidel of youth spins...

Growing Old: A Torah Perspective On Retirement

The Torah considers old age a virtue and a blessing. Throughout the Torah, “old” (zakein) is synonymous with “wise”; the Torah commands us to respect all elderly, regardless of...

Parashat Kei Teitzei: Kilai’im And Kedushah

By Rabbi Moshe Bloom Torah VeHa'aretz Institute “You shall not sow your vineyard with a second kind of seed, lest the crop from the seed you have sown and the yield...

Rav Moshe Shternbuch, Shlita, Discusses Vaccination Obligation

The following translation was done by Rabbi Yair Hoffman from the original letter Rav Moshe Shternbuch, shlita, wrote to Rav Malkiel Kotler, shlita. 18 Kislev 5779 To the honorable rosh yeshiva...

“Torah Is Our Life!”

By Esther Rubin The invitation was appealing, beckoning us to attend the Dirshu Shabbos Kinnus Olam HaTorah–a Shabbos that promised to rejuvenate my husband and me, physically and spiritually. Yet...

A Parent’s View Of Mesivta Yam HaTorah

By Lorey Friedman Four years ago, my youngest son, my husband, and I were faced with the task of deciding on a mesivta for him to join, which would set...

Yeshiva Har Torah Students Advance To National Finals Of Chidon HaTanach

Two Yeshiva Har Torah students–sixth-grader Eden Eini and seventh-grader Zachary Kalker–have qualified as national finalists for the Chidon HaTanach. The national phase of the Chidon, which some have called...

From Where I Stand: Moral Is Normal

By Rabbi Yossy Goldman If anyone was bent on convincing us that Torah is old-fashioned, this would be a good parashah to prove it. Vayikra (Chapter 18) contains the Bible’s...
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