When can you go to the edge of the Techum on Shabbos afternoon? What if it’s recognizable that you are going to do something that would be asur on Shabbos. Borrowing something on Shabbos for a long period of time & returning it on Shabbos. Taking collateral on Shabbos. Reading a memo/reminder you wrote before […]
Hiring a non-Jew to buy something for you is permissible if you don’t’ specifically ask him to buy it on Shabbos. What if market day in your town is Shabbos? Amira L’nachri is permissible if the activity is a shvut for a sick person, a pressing need, or for the benefit of the public (שבות […]
Even neutral conversation that serves no purpose but isn’t negative should be avoided on Shabbos. How to greet people on Shabbos. Hiring workers on Shabbos is prohibited even if the work won’t be done until after Shabbos. Anything you can’t do on Shabbos (even עובדא דחול), you cannot ask a non-Jew to do on Shabbos. […]
Violating Shabbos to prevent an abduction or a forced conversion. Not violating Shabbos to prevent a one-time aveirah. What kind of matters are appropriate to discuss on Shabbos? Not talking about business or that which is prohibited on Shabbos; minimizing discussion of idle matters.
We don’t put a person into cherem on Shabbos except under extenuating circumstances. Announcing on Shabbos that land is being sold (in case someone has a claim to the land). Announcing for sale items on Shabbos. Announcing on Shabbos that someone was kidnapped/abducted.
Violating a d’rabbanan for a goseis on Shabbos. Giving collateral to a non-Jew on Shabbos. Buying land from a non-Jew in Eretz Yisrael on Shabbos. Announcing a lost/stolen item on Shabbos. Releasing a cherem on Shabbos.
Making arrangements on Shabbos for a child to learn a trade. Pledging a specific amount for a misheberach on Shabbos. Verbalizing a sale is prohibited on Shabbos. Can you make a kinyan on Erev Shabbos that will be chal on Shabbos. Giving a gift on Shabbos. Measuring on Shabbos for a mitzvah purpose. Thermometers on Shabbos
Paying a worker for 10 days all at once. Are you allowed to hire a chazan for shabbos? Getting paid to be on-call on Shabbos. Financial matters that are categorized as חפצי שמים can be discussed on Shabbos (e.g. funds needed for a shul or for a seudat mitzvah). Discussing a shidduch on Shabbos. Donating […]
If your animal is outside the techum you can call to it to come back into the techum. Travelling to the edge of the techum on Shabbos afternoon for a mitzvah purpose. What else can you do before Shabbos is over for the purpose of a mitzvah? Getting paid for work done on Shabbos.