Dora Bas Rivka Silver O'H
Relying for Kashrut on Gentiles & non-observant Jews
Rav HaGaon Asher Weiss shlita
After a brief introduction by Rabbi Menachem Genack, CEO of OU Kashrut, Rav HaGaon Asher Weiss shlita delivers d’vrei hitorreut and a shiur at the OU World Headquarters addressing under what circumstances a religious Jew can rely upon the guidance of Gentiles and non-religious Jews in matters concerning Kashrut. The OU thanks Henry Orlinsky for coordinating this special program.
Rav Asher Weiss, founder and dean of Darchei Torah Institutions, is a world-renowned arbiter of Torah law and disseminator of Torah thought. A tireless lecturer, he delivers numerous shiurim weekly to thousands throughout Israel. A revered and respected halachic authority, he, together with his Beis Din Darchei Hora'ah, carries a yearly caseload of hundreds of arbitrations. His published essays and books under the renowned Minchas Asher label have become standard fare for serious Torah students the world over.