Three Questions

Dear Rabbi 1) You once claimed that you have a family-tree going all the way back to King David. This is a very strong claim. Could you provide some evidence for this? 2) You once also ridiculed the assertion that there would have been records of Israels tribes in the temple. As you regard this[…]

Mikvah and contraception

Dear Rabbi I recently learned that the reason that married women immerse in the mikvah every month is not for purification following her monthly cycle (as many believe) but more because of the spiritual impurity caused by her failing to conceive a baby that month. If some methods of contraception are permissible should that mean[…]