Treating the Sick on Shabbat & Yom Tov
What leniencies are acceptable for treating the sick on Shabbat and Yom Tov? Join Rabbi Dovid Fink as he studies the various categories of illness and the opinions of the principle poskim governing their treatment.
Treating the Sick on Shabbat & Yom Tov: Lesson 1
We will begin by defining what it means to halachicaly be sick. Our first two categories are: (1) life-threatening conditions; and (2) medical conditions with no threat to life. After establishing which patients belong in which category, we will analyse the leniencies that pertain to them.
Treating the Sick on Shabbat & Yom Tov: Lesson 7
Treating the Sick on Shabbat & Yom Tov: Lesson 9
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.