Holidays

Pass on Passover? Not On Your Life!

April 7, 2006, by

For most of the latter half of my brilliant public elementary school career in Levittown, Pa, Alan Schwartz and I were always the only Jewish kids in our class. He always had the most stars on the math quiz chart and I always had the most stars on the spelling quiz chart, and between all […]

Much More than Matzah: The News for Passover 2006

March 30, 2006, by

Rabbi Shmuel Singer Rabbinic Coordinator, Kashruth Division, Orthodox Union Rabbi Singer, a Rabbinic Coordinator with a special expertise in Pesach (Passover) certification, shares with us crucial data for a tasty and kosher Passover. Presented at the OU-RCA Pre-Pesach Seminar on March 21, 2006. If you have questions or comments for Rabbi Singer please send them […]

Thirty Days Prior to Pesach Part III

March 24, 2006, by

The status of the thirty days before Pesach; 3 main issues arise. This mini lecture, given by Rabbi Yehoshua Grunstein, is part 3 of 3 dealing with when there may be a limitation as to what subject matter you learn during this time, which question posed to a Rabbi comes first, and if this is […]

Thirty Days Prior to Pesach Part II

March 24, 2006, by

The status of the thirty days before Pesach; 3 main issues arise. This mini lecture, given by Rabbi Yehoshua Grunstein, is part 2 of 3 dealing with when the obligation to check for Chametz all of a sudden comes to the fold; What’s the diffrence between the month before Pesach and prior to that?

Thirty Days Prior to Pesach Part I

March 24, 2006, by

The status of the thirty days before Pesach; 3 main issues arise. This mini lecture, given by Rabbi Yehoshua Grunstein, is part 1 of 3 dealing with the prohibition to eulogize thirty days prior to any Holiday.