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Midrash Ruth Rabbah: A Synoptic Edition is available now
We are pleased to announce that Midrash Ruth Rabbah: A Synoptic Edition is now available online as part of the Midrash Project on the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies website.
Jewish Life & Learning
When a Person Passed Away in Adar, When is the Yahrzeit Observed in a Leap Year?
Rabbi Dr. Reb Mimi Feigelson, asks: The sacrificial offering associated with giving thanks to God must be eaten on the same day and leftovers must be burnt. What about Bal Tashchit (the commandment of do not destroy or waste)?