Keeping Hillel kitchen kosher comes with many responsibilities
By Yelin Jung
For the Mitzpeh
A man with rectangle-shaped glasses removed vegetables from a basin and poured the excess water through a thin white cloth. He examined the sheet over a light box using a magnifying glass. “It’s alive,” he said.
Rachamim Fakheri, a mashgiach in Maryland Hillel kitchen, checks vegetables for ...
Israel’s new religious database raises questions, concerns from rabbis around world
By Jared Beinart
Last month, Israel’s Ministry of Religious Affairs announced plans to create a database of every Jewish person in the world for the purpose of speeding marriage registration in Israel, according to The New York Jewish Week.
Rabbi Hezekiah Samin, head of the marriage department of Israel’s Ministry ...