Misconceptions re. Counting the Omer
Rabbi Joel M. Finkelstein of Anshei Sphard-Beth El Emeth Synagogue Visit the ASBEE YouTube channel and “subscribe” for weekly insightful and uplifting broadcasts of 'Ten Minutes for Torah,' with…00:13:45Added on 05/05/201681 viewsSee Aruch Hashulchan O"Ch 489:5Citing a Shu"t Rashba"We only say Shehecheyanu on a Mitzvah that has Simchah! And here aderabba, we are reminding (ourselves) of the cancellation of Sacrifices...."This might go to supporting the idea that the "Aveilus" during Sefirah is also about the Hurban Habbayit.Also please seesee thisFrom R Joel FinkelsteinEspecially - starting 7:57
Monday, 16 May 2016
Why no Shehecheyanu for S'firah?