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CHAMETZ SHEAVAR ALAV HAPESACH: THE SUPERMARKET CONTROVERSY

An exciting aspect of Torah study is the application of the age-old principles of halachah to the modern world in which we live. Thus, as an example, there is obviously…

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OU Kosher’s Top Consumer Questions for Passover 2015

OU Kosher presents Passover questions frequently asked by consumers on the OU Kosher Hotline (212-613-8241). Questions may also be submitted to kosherq@ou.org. These questions are answered by Rabbi Tzvi Nussbaum,…

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OU KOSHER ANNOUNCES EXTENDED HOURS – KOSHER HOTLINE

OU Kosher announces special OU Kosher Hotline hours to assist with Passover preparations. The following are the hotline’s extended hours: Sunday March 29th: 10:00 am – 12 :00 noon Monday March…

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Pre-Passover Programs in Queens, Brooklyn &Lakewood

Once again this year, OU Kosher will send its experts into the field to provide educational seminars prior to Passover. The programs, part of the Harry H. Beren ASK OU…

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KOSHER EXPERTS RESPOND TO PASSOVER QUESTIONS IN WEBINAR

OU Kosher presented its annual Pre-Passover Webinar, to enable its kashrut experts to educate the kosher consumer about the most complex Jewish holiday of the year.  For those who missed…

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Download the OU Guide to Passover Here

Passover 2015 OU Guide to Passover 2015 The OU Guide to Passover 2015 is now available – download now and get started on your holiday prep. From kosher lists and cleaning…

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THE OU GUIDE TO PASSOVER IS NOW AVAILABLE

The OU’s Guide to Passover is an annual Jewish home staple for the upcoming holiday. What would Passover be without The Orthodox Union’s Guide to Passover? The OU is pleased…

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OU Kosher Pre-Pesach Webinar – Registration

Please complete the form below to register for this year’s Pre-Pesach Webinar.  The program will be live from OU Headquarters in New York, NY on Tuesday, March 17 from 1 p.m….

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An Eruv Tavshilin Primer

by Rabbi Moshe Zywica, Executive Rabbinic Coordinator This year’s Passover holiday is approaching and we will be given the opportunity to perform the rabbinic edict of Eruv Tavshilin. The eruv tavshilin ritual…

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CEO OF OU KOSHER, TO RECEIVE AWARD AT RIETS ANNUAL GALA

Rabbi Menachem Genack   Rabbi Menachem  Genack, chief executive officer of the Orthodox Union’s Kosher Division, will be honored at the annual gala of the Yeshiva University affiliate Rabbi Isaac…

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