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PAINTBALL: PERMIT TO ENJOY AND INJURE TOO?

  • August 22, 2018

An outline of Bais HaVaad on the Parsha Shiur delivered by Rabbi Yechiel Biberfeld "ארבעים יכנו לא יוסיף" “He shall strike him with forty [lashes], he shall not add” (Devarim 25:3) THE PROHIBITION OF INJURING ANOTHER Chazal derive from here…

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Lodging Complaints: The Case of the Blighted Bungalow

  • August 22, 2018

Lodging Complaints: The Case of the Blighted Bungalow What blame does a bungalow's borrower bear? Rav Yosef Greenwald When Rosh Hashana falls early in September as it does this year, many bungalow denizens leave the mountains well before summer’s end. The vacated…

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The Dangers of Texting While Driving

  • August 22, 2018

The Dangers of Texting While Driving The popularity of cell phones has had some dangerous consequences. Mobile communications are linked to a significant increase in distracted driving, resulting in injury and loss of life. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration…

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TWO WITNESSES

  • August 15, 2018

  Two Witnesses: The Torah Standard of Truth Why 2>1 BUT 100 = 2 Adapted from a shiur by Rav Yosef Greenwald Why 2>1 but 100=2. על פי שני עדים או על פי שלושה עדים יקום דבר (דברים י"ט, ט"ו)…

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STREP STRIP STRUGGLE

  • August 15, 2018

A Strep Strip Struggle: May Rapid Strep Tests Be Administered on Shabbos?   There are several components to this question.   Does causing a test strip to change color violate the melacha of tzvi’a, dyeing?   In the mishkan, the…

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