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KMTT - the Torah Podcast

Mar 26, 2020

The Process of Pesak Halacha 22: The Role of Posek in Political Questions: The Case of Land for Peace, by Rav Jonathan Ziring

The Role of Posek in Political Questions: The Case of Land for Peace

What is the role of the posek in determining political and military realities?


Mar 23, 2020

The Process of Pesak Halacha 21: The Role of Posek in Halakhic-Medical Questions, by Rav Jonathan Ziring

What is the role of the posek and how does he integrate medical decisions into answering halakhic issues?


Mar 8, 2020

The Process of Pesak Halacha 20: Pesak - Applying the Theory to Reality, by Rav Jonathan Ziring

What is the role of poskim in determining the reality to which their decisions apply? Is there a difference between the theory and the application of the law?


Mar 1, 2020

The Process of Pesak Halacha 19: Divergent Customs within a Family?, by Rav Jonathan Ziring

Must a wife take on her husband's customs?  Does it depend on circumstances or the specific custom?


Feb 24, 2020

The Process of Pesak Halacha 18: Should Customs be Distinct or Unified?, by Rav Jonathan Ziring

Is the existence of different customs ideal or problematic?  Should it practically be changed?