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  • Women Touching a Sefer Torah

    The topic is discussed within the broader context of halachot and minhagim surrounding a Sefer Torah and its movement in the shul as well as outside of the shul to other locations. Recording begins several minutes into shiur with a review of unrecorded section of shiur. The source sheet for the shiur: here

    posted on March 16, 2016
  • Mekorot on Masechet Bava Basra

    Mekorot can be found below: Part 1 can be found here Part 2 can be found here

    posted on March 16, 2016
  • Mekorot on Masechet Bava Metziah

    Mekorot can be found below: Part 1 can be found here Part 2 can be found here Part 3 can be found here

    posted on March 16, 2016
  • Mekorot on Masechet Bava Kama

    Mekorot can be found below: Part 1 can be found here Part 2 can be found here

    posted on March 15, 2016
  • Establishing a Long Lasting Relationship as a Rebbe

    1. What works Against the Maintenance of the Rav- Talmid Relationship? 1) The Talmid Changes examples: gets older, gets married, is looking for something different than what you have to offer, starts learning from a different rebbe 2) The Rebbe Changes examples: you get older, you become less charismatic, you receive greater responsibility and are

    posted on February 11, 2016
  • פירוש לסדר תפילת שמונה עשרה וברכותיה

    פירוש לסדר תפילת שמונה עשרה וברכותיה By: Rabbi Menachem Schrader Founding Director and Dean of OU-JLIC מאמר זה נכתב לעזור לקוראיו, כולל המחבר, לכוון יותר בתפילה. הגמרא במסכת מגילה יז:-יח. לומדת סדר שמונה עשרה ברכות התפילה מתוך סדר שמקשר ברכה לחברתה או מיקומה. רצוני במאמר זה להציע הבנה אחרת פנימית בסדר ברכות התפילה. פירוש סדר זה אינו

    posted on October 14, 2015
  • Esrog from the Shmitah Year

    This shiur explains the halachic status of an esrog that grew during the shmitah year, the problem with buying such an esrog, and how to overcome it. There is also a short description of the mitzvah of Hakhel at the end of the shiur (the last 4 minutes). This shiur is by Rabbi Menachem Schrader,

    posted on October 13, 2015