Timers used to turn things on and off on Shabbat present interesting practical halachic questions. Can you extend a timer on Shabbat? Can you make it go on earlier? What if it’s an emergency? Can timers be used for anything other than food and lights? Join Rabbi Dovid Fink as he learns from the sources in the Talmud down through today’s leading poskim, the halachic basis for using shabbat timers.
Shabbat Timers: Lesson
In addition to being one of Rabbi Brovender's first students, Rabbi Dovid Fink is an outstanding expertﾠand teacher of Halacha. Rabbi Fink received his Rabbinic ordination from ITRI and the Mir and was awarded his Ph.D in Semitic Languages and Linguistics from Yale University. Rav Fink has taught thousands of students from all over the world for over 35 years.