Question: If I missed last weeks parsha which parsha do I do first this week? Tzav or Vayikra? Answer: You are asking a very good question. It is controversial which parsha… Read more »
Question: When attending an early Shabbos minyan (in pre- or post-Corona days), with Mincha right before Plag and Maariv right after, when should a single man light candles? He can’t… Read more »
Question: When I am washing for bread in someone’s house and there is a sponge in the sink and I cannot turn on the faucet because it’s Shabbos (laundering), what… Read more »
Question: A bar mitzvah boy stained his tie on Shabbos. He goes home to change . He doesn’t own another 1. His brother is away learning in Lakewood. He knows… Read more »
Question: Can someone use lotion (NOT CREAM NOR VASELINE) on SHABBOS LICHATCHILLA? Answer: This is a gray area question, because lotions come with different thicknesses (different viscosity levels). Essentially there… Read more »
B S D When the rule depends on whether the majority of guests in a hotel are Jews how can a person decide?
Question: Paraphrasing this question and answer from another source and not asking you if their answer is correct: “A non-Jew heats water for coffee and tea in a hotel in… Read more »
Question: B S D In terms of your tag gentile-on-shabbos how can we know he is a gentile? An example might be: “A gentile employee of a hotel heats water… Read more »