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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover of these publications would have their way, they would veritably tear apart Torah Jewry. Why is it then that so many frum advertisements appear in publicatio

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 7 other papers instead of the 5TJT. That is not the case at all. The fact is that as far as mainstream groups and companies are concerned, most of the ads that run

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 12 everyone else up and down the religious hierarchy, in all religions across the board, but particularly in Judaism. And it runs the gamut from suggesting that mos

Does Adam take responsibility for what happened No. He says to Gd, The woman you sent me gave it to me and I ate it. Adam did what many men today do and it causes women to lose respect for them and no

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BEIT HASHOEIVAH Continued from Page 15 kedushah of our holiest site. Why were Chazal insistent that men, women, and children must be present at this allnight, everynight extravaganza, which began afte

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BEIT HASHOEIVAH Continued from Page 19 present at marriage festivities, as has been our custom throughout the generations. This also explains the great oil lamps, fueled by olive oil, the source of wi

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Front Cover in the classifieds, a contractor, or a friend. Probably any one of the above except us, that is. So its a good thing that Steven and Jonathan Litton and their cr

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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 23 displayed here, this is also one greatlooking sukkah and quite a fine way to celebrate and enjoy your sukkah in high style, which, if possible, is the best way to re

BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 25 deconstruct and store away the same number of sukkahs that they build each year. That would mean that none of their customers have the drive to take down one of thes

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Fall Favorites BY JAMIE GELLER JOY OF KOSHER Green Quinoa Bowl Greenquinoa bowl Prep 15 minutes Cook 20 minutes Servings 1 This bowl is the best way to use up leftovers. Take all the bits and piece

FALL FAVORITES Continued from Page 35 Directions Combine cooked quinoa with pesto and mix to coat quinoa well. Adjust salt and pepper to taste. Divide quinoa among bowls. Top with veggies and walnuts.

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thats the WAY IT IS Both Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur have passed. But there are still more holidays to celebrate. It should be noted that what these celebrations mean for many of us is oldfashioned h

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Seeing Sea Stars BY MORDECHAI SCHMUTTER Chol hamoed trips are an ancient tradition dating back thousands of years to Biblical times. Our forefathers had a long Sukkos40 years actuallybut they couldnt

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American Youths Become Acquainted With Judaism BY R NISON GORDON, ZL TRANSLATED BY P. SAMUELS Note The original Yiddish version of this article appeared in the January 5, 1961, edition of the Morning

Yeshiva. This is a special program for college students who never learned in a yeshiva. After spending a few years in the Jewishstudies program, they catch up and can join classes of youths their age.

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DATING FORUM Continued from Page 47 college. Some then choose to remain in kollel, while others eventually go on to become professionals or work in their chosen field. But that is not what you describ

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Dirshu Yom Limud Continued from Page 51 Ohr LTzion, leading so many thousands in a thunderous Kabbalas Ol Malchus Shamayim with his passionate recitation of Shema Yisrael The Yom Limud and Tefillah w

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Arlington Continued from Page 53 At long last, traveling as a Jew can mean vacationing like a mentch. No need to ship food, negotiate with a temperamental microwave, or eat out of unappetizing cans. N

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BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 55 also for optional mitzvos, especially if he would not do the mitzvah otherwise or if the proceeds of the mitzvah will ultimately benefit the poor Y.D. and Taz 2

it so that each family member can fulfill the mitzvah A. The Rema writes, Every person should endeavor to acquire his own lulav and esrog to properly fulfill the mitzvah O.C. 6589. Commentators explai

Real Clear Daf Q A Review A review of some of this weeks daf yomi key concepts Shabbos Chol Hamoed Sukkos Sanhedrin BY RABBI SHMUEL WISE Q. What is the halachah if a dead man kills A. We discussed

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Real Clear Daf Continued from Page 60 argument Perhaps Rav Ashi would say that you have no right to make any logical extensions from a law that is clearly not governed by logic. This viewpoint can be

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Hoshanos Continued from Page 62 Gaon himself vowelized the word. However, the Ezor Eliyahu vowelizes it as ho. In a footnote, the editor claims that the Babylonian Mishnah lacking an aleph at the end

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selves suffered, continue now even weeks later to mobilize and work 247 to be a resource for others in the community. The Ohel trauma team felt privileged to be of service to this amazing and special

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Uri Davidi Continued from Page 83 Unique in his stylistic diversity as well as his ability to reach out and appeal to every crowd, Uri is himself of Sephardic and Ashkenazic background. I have a lot o

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Chol HaMoed A Yom Tov For Everyone B Y P. S A M U E L S You cooked and baked. You decorated the sukkah. You served six lovely meals and countless inbetweenmeal snacks. For some of the meals, you rushe

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Community News Continued from Page 97 the neighborhoods in Brooklyns Flatbush district. Such prominent religious organizations as the Rabbinical Alliance of America RAA Igud HaRabbonim, the Interfaith

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Community News Continued from Page 98 make a real connection to Hashem and to be grateful for the opportunities they have, including the opportunity for growth in Torah learning and personal middot. S

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Community News Continued from Page 102 not take place on Shabbat, and there is nowhere else I would be able to participate in a hackathon, daven with three minyanim throughout the hackathon, go to my

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover year there are a number of threeday yom tovs, so the problem is particularly acute. This, hopefully, is an exaggeration, but it does give rise to the follow

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