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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Front Cover with it. This time, instead of shushing the congregation, he approached the bima. Before the next aliyah was called, the rabbi lifted up the Torah and said

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 6 it begins when the Torah is actually opened. The Three Opinions There is another issue, as well, regarding the exact nature of this prohibition. It may be under

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HALACHIC MUSINGS Continued from Page 10 cept of eiruv tavshilin established for the honor of Shabbos Rava and Shmuels view or for the honor of the yom tov alone Rav Ashis view The RaN asks on the firs

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FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Front Cover Israel Defense Forces, even making the Air Force extraordinarily selective about targets in Gaza No, I dont think Bibi has gone soft or is trying to fight Ha

FROM THE EDITOR Continued from Page 17 If only the calculations were that simple. There is, however, much more being considered. Amongst other things is that a complete thrashing and defeat of todays

Likud MK Danny Danon is amongst the many Knesset members from across the political spectrum who are not happy with the latest ceasefire. The mission is not completed, he said by phone Tuesday night, a

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HELPING HAND Continued from Page 20 that. That tiny piece of paper brought a sense of relief and lifted a huge burden off my shoulders. There are no words to express how much hakaras hatov I have for

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thats the WAY IT IS By Hannah Reich Berman Meter Madness At the risk of sounding paranoid, I have to wonder if some people are out to get me. Are they trying to frustrate me Of course, it might not b

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Question I am 26 years old and have been having a hard time with shidduchim. The problem has always been my weight. I am more than 50 pounds overweight. Even though I take good care of myself aside fr

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BUSINESS HALACHA Continued from Page 35 replied Rabbi Dayan. If he doesnt have that sum, there is a dispute whether he owes you in the future. Can you please elaborate asked Moshe. Rav Moshe Feinstein

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insights on THE TORAH Shoftim Dont Move The Markers From Where I Stand BY RABBI YOSSY GOLDMAN You shall not move the boundary of your fellow. Devarim 1914 Many countries have legislation dealing with

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PERCEPTION Continued from Page 42 is at its core a selffocused act. When feeling like theres no hope, try to pull back for a brief moment and look at yourself from the eyes of the world. The world see

Dirshus Halacha Program Takes Camps By Storm BY CHAIM GOLD Its a revolution exclaimed Rabbi Eliezer Feuer, a learning director and rebbe at Camp Agudah. When I see young bachurim asking the rebbe a sh

Dirshu Continued from Page 47 recently the program embarked on the halachos of Sukkos. The hanhalah of Dirshu felt that a steady seder in such relevant halachos would be a tremendous toeles for young

DAF YOMI INSIGHTS By Rabbi Avrohom Sebrow A DriveThru Eiruv Can you find the fallacy in the following story The Katzenstein family follows all the stringencies of the Chazon Ish. Mr. Katzenstein asks

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A Mean Zucchini Slice Of Life BY EILEEN GOLTZ We must truly be living in an alternate universe. I, the queen of all that dies in the garden, planted seeds for zucchini plants, knowing they wouldnt gro

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Summer Of War Continued from Page 55 economic impact on Israeli manufacturers for the first round of the conflict at about 1.2 billion shekels, with factories in the South accounting for 40 percent of

Community News From Around The World Karen Spitalnick To Lead Emunah Karen Spitalnick of Great Neck is to officially be installed as Emunah of Americas national president on Monday, September 15, duri


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BAGEL STORE Continued from Page 60 On the other hand, if Rice wins, the national impact will be limited, as the House is expected to retain its significant Republican majority in any event. She has be

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS St. Johns Episcopal Health Fair, September 14 St. Johns Episcopal Hospital is planning a backtoschool Community Health Fair on Sunday, September 14, 1100 a.m.300 p.m. The fair wi

AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 75 December 10. Chanukah Entertaining. Party fun and flair Family memories, dreidel games, and the glow of the menorah are what great Chanukah parties are mad

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AROUND THE FIVE TOWNS Continued from Page 76 The particular relevance of National Waffle Day to us here in the Five Towns is that Waffelino of Lawrence, which has been open for two years and is a regu

The 5th Annual Madraigos Golf Tennis Outing On Monday, August 18, Cross River Bank held its Fifth Annual Golf and Tennis Outing to Benefit Madraigos at Trump National Golf Club of Westchester. Known

Madison Tennis icy refreshments hit the spot. Although the golf and tennis spots were sold out, many individuals came to the golf course to enjoy the wonderful day and to be a part of this spectacula

Starbucks And Stewart BY BEN PACKER Rav Nosson Tzvi Finkel, ztl, in a meeting with a group of American businessmen, including Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks, explained the essential lesson of the Ho


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