In The Zone | May 2023 | Part 1

On the first Shabbat of the month, Rabbi Steve Berkson opens the floor to the local congregants and those listening online to ask questions or comment about any aspect of our belief.

Rabbi Berkson addresses topics concerning fundamental Torah-based practices and personal development, gives marital instruction, shares parental techniques, and more.

Part 1:
00:00 Intro
03:37 Is there Scriptural guidance on being an organ donor? Is cremation allowed?
06:48 What about covering my head while praying?
09:03 How do I balance my time on Shabbat with my children?
12:05 Why were the first-born babies killed in Egypt’s last plague?
17:25 What’s wrong with communion?
28:36 Doing commerce on Shabbat?
30:51 No sex while fasting or on Shabbat?
37:14 Covet or adultery? Controlling the desire that drives you
49:04 Be content, but not complacent
54:46 Revelation 20:10 – Who is being tortured and destroyed?
58:33 What about microblading and eyebrows – is that prohibited as tattooing?
01:01:23 How should we consider gentleness?
01:03:27 A man is not declared right by his effort alone? (Galatians 2:15-21)

Links to related and suggested teachings:
• Passover Q&A
• INfocus: Whoever Says to This Mountain!
• Active or Passive Income on Shabbat?
• Are You Saved?

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