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Jewish Burial – Why Don’t Jews Get Buried in Caskets? – Ask the Rabbi Live with Rabbi Mintz

Oorah’s founder, Rabbi Chaim Mintz, giving his weekly Tuesday night class at Oorah’s Torah Spot in Staten Island. The class is streamed live at http://www.oorah.org/rabbimintzlive each Tuesday night at 8:30.
“Ask the Rabbi” session begins at 9:00. Send your question to be answered by Rabbi Mintz to asktherabbi@oorah.org
ALL QUESTIONS ARE WELCOME!

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Why Jewish Bread is Important

Why Jewish Bread is Important. In this video, Rabbi Chaim Brovender, of WebYeshiva.org, discusses the importance of bread, and the different brachot that can be made on wheat products. Rabbi Brovender also discusses what bracha should be made on rice and rice products.

Why Stay Silent Before the Bread?


Ever been to a meal where there’s an awkward silence between hand washing and eating bread? Where did that tradition originate? MORE>My Jewish Learning