Yomim Noraim Corona Piskei Halochos

Psokim regarding Yomim Noraim in the age of Corona

The upcoming Yomim Noraim raise many difficult halachic questions due to the pandemic and varying government regulations and medical advisory boards. We include below piskei halocho from HaGaon Rav Asher Weiss shlit”a and HaGaon HaRishon LeTzion HaRav Yitzchak Yosef shlit”a, as well as tshuvos from Rav Yosef Zvi Rimon and medical-halachic perspectives from Rabbi Professor Avraham Steinberg. May our tfilos reach Shomayim and achieve a gzar din letov for Klal Yisroel and the entire world. [...Click headline above for more...] 

Rabbi Klass: Women And Yomim Noraim Synagogue Service

By Rabbi Yaakov Klass
Chairman, Presidium Rabbinical Alliance of America/Igud HaRabbonim

This year the world is facing a pandemic that for most of us alive today is unprecedented, Covid 19. It has affected all aspects of our lives for this unusually long period of time now going on six months. It has affected the health of many and caused disruptions in work and the schooling of our children. It has also left much of the economy in shambles. [...Click headline above for more...]