• April 19, 2024
  • 11 5784, Nisan
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Women & Zimmun

Women & Zimmun

When birkat hamazon, the prayer after eating bread, is said, there are several introductory verses which are added if either three men or three women are present.  Join Rabbi Dovid Fink as he explores the halachot pertaining to women’s participation in a ‘zimmun.’

November 15, 2023 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Women & Zimmun: Women & Zimmun
Class description

When three men eat together, they are required to introduce birkat ha-mazon with zimmun.

Can three women who eat together similarly recite birkat ha-zimmun?

Sources are available through the link. In class we will translate and explain these sources.


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.