Reading material to print

for ShABBOS and the week


Vows and Stringencies: Going Beyond Halakha

Harav Yehuda Amital


The Fate of the Tribes of Reuven and Gad in the Time of Yehoshua

Rabbi Menachem Leibtag  


The Importance of the Journey

Harav Aharon Lichtenstein 


The Boundaries of the Land

Rabbi Herschel Schachter


The Siege of Beirut

Rabbi Gil Student


A Song of Biblical Geography

Rav Yoel Bin-Nun


The Commandment to Settle (in) Eretz Israel

Nehama Leibovitz


Money and the Kids

Rabbi Yissocher Frand 

The Role of the Chacham as Reflected in Nedarim

Rabbi Michael Rosensweig 


Half of Menashe

Rabbi Ari Kahn


The Danger of Suspicion 

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

The Role and Challenges of Minhag in the 21st Century

Rabbi David Brofsky


The Sorrow and the Shame of the Accidental Killer:

How do you live after unintentionally causing a death?

Alice Gregory


The Nine Days

Laws of the Nine Days

Rav David Brofsky 


Restaurants Serving Meat During the Nine Days

Rabbi Chaim Jachter   


Siyumim During the Nine Days: Sanctioned or Sacrilege?

Moshe Kurtz


Havdala With Wine During The Nine Days

Rav Asher Bush


5781 - An Exceptional Year

Rabbi Yehuda Spitz- (includes discussion about a number of interesting anomalies regarding Rosh Chodesh Av on Shabbos and Tisha b’Av on Sunday)