Rabbi Riskin on Women’s Megilah Readings: Arutz 7

Rabbi: Women’s Megilah Readings OK According to Jewish Law Rabbi Shlomo Riskin notes that Rabbi Ovadiah Yosef himself permitted women to read the Book of Esther for other women. By TOVA DVORIN Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, the Rabbi of the city of Efrat, released a statement Sunday noting that the phenomenon of all-women’s megilah reading (theBook of Esther) on Purim …

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“Being Normal: Absolutes”

Rabbi GrunsteinBeing Normal” – Audio Series by Rabbi Yehoshua Grunstein, 

Director of Training and Placement of OTS rabbinical and educational emissaries

Shiur #40: “When Did We Become a Nation of Absolutes?” 

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Parshat Tzav — Rabbi Riskin (text)

Rabbi Riskin (credit: Ariel Jerozolimski)

This week’s “Shabbat Shalom” commentary has been dedicated by Annette and Marc Lieber in loving memory of Gerald Bamberger, z”l   Shabbat Shalom: Parshat Tzav (Leviticus 6:1 – 8:36) Efrat, Israel –  What is the Biblical definition of proper service of the Almighty? To what extent is the sacrificial cult a critical part of Jewish Divine …

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