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Ask Our Rabbis – June 18th, 2022

Q: I visit my 92 year old mother every day in her old age home, and every day I look around at the seniors there and ask myself the same question: why does G-d...

Ask Our Rabbis – May 7th, 2022

Q: Why are mirrors covered in a house of mourning / shiva? A: There are several suggested reasons for this custom, most perfectly rational and practical, while some more Kabbalistic. Covering Mirrors is a...

Ask Our Rabbis – April 2nd, 2022

Question: Can you please explain the concept of Maos Chitim? I have heard this mentioned a few times in reference to the upcoming holiday of Pesach. Answer: Maos Chitim, which literally means “Wheat Money”,...

Ask Our Rabbis – March 19th, 2022

Question: My mother loves touring and sightseeing, and she wants to go see the Acropolis in Athens. Given that many people believed in mythological gods at the time the Acropolis was built, is there...