The Poor Man’s Ewe-Lamb

The Poor Man’s Ewe-Lamb by Osnat Sharon 6/12/2015 As much as we applaud the move toward greater equality, this decision requires greater examination. Is it truly proof that the Rabbinical Court is adjusting to the times? Or is it, possibly, the removal of the only advantage that had been allowed to women through Jewish personal …

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"Shabbat Shalom" – Miketz 5776

Parshat Miketz (Genesis 41:1-44:17)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  The festival of Hanukkah celebrates the military victory of the Judeans over the Hellenist Syrians in the second century BCE, as recorded in the Al Hanissim thanksgiving prayer added to our Amida prayers and Grace after Meals for the eight days of the holiday; the festival …

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“Shabbat Shalom” – Miketz 5776

Parshat Miketz (Genesis 41:1-44:17)  Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Efrat, Israel –  The festival of Hanukkah celebrates the military victory of the Judeans over the Hellenist Syrians in the second century BCE, as recorded in the Al Hanissim thanksgiving prayer added to our Amida prayers and Grace after Meals for the eight days of the holiday; the festival …

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