Can You Hire People to Work on Shabbat?
Ever wanted to know the answer to some deep and challenging questions in halakhah (Jewish law)? Join R. Avi Killip interviewing R. Ethan Tucker with questions sent in by Yeshivat Hadar alumni and others on all sorts of details of Jewish law. This is a joint project between the Center for Jewish Law and Values and Jewish Public Media.
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In this episode: How do we pay someone, such as a babysitter, for services rendered on Shabbat? Does it matter if you regularly hire this person for work or if this is a one-time job?