Wrapping the Tefillin Straps

Wrapping the Tefillin Straps Over One’s Watch-An Incident Regarding the Tschebiner Rav zt”l Question: When one dons the Tefillin in the morning, must one remove one’s watch so that there is no separation between the Tefillin straps and one’s hand or is this not a concern? Answer: The Mishnah (Megillah 24b) states that a separation between the Tefillin and one’s arm invalidates the donning of … Continue reading Wrapping the Tefillin Straps

Parashat Matot-Masei / פרשת מטות־מסעי

LET’S STUDY ONKELOS A Guide for Rabbis, Teachers and Torah Students to Study and Teach the Parashat Hashavua through the Eyes of its Most Important Translator By Stanley M. Wagner and Israel Drazin Based on the five volume, Onkelos on the Torah (Genesis-Deuteronomy), Understanding the Bible Text, by Israel Drazin and Stanley M. Wagner, published by Gefen Publishing House, Jerusalem/New York, 2006–2010. STUDY GUIDE MATTOT … Continue reading Parashat Matot-Masei / פרשת מטות־מסעי