Hearing Aids on Shabbat, Yes – But All Varieties of Microphone Technologies, No?

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Quote from: https://www.zomet.org.il/eng/?CategoryID=198&ArticleID=283#b5 6. Hearing Aids Contemporary poskim have permitted the use of hearing aids (which are actually small microphones and amplifiers) on Shabbat, and were seemingly unconcerned with the problem of electricity. The Tzitz Eliezer (vol. 6, 6:6) summarizes: … Continued

FROM JAPAN TO JERUSALEM: THE STORY OF MOSHE HATTORI

FROM JAPAN TO JERUSALEM: THE STORY OF MOSHE HATTORI   Quote from https://jewishaction.com/religion/shabbat-holidays/shavuot/choosing-judaism-life-stories-remarkable-converts-2/ While still in high school, Hattori notes, he and his classmates were taught very little about the Jews. “I remember being surprised by the fact that even … Continued