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What is chalitzah?

A. Chalitzah (pronounced khah-LEE-tzah) means "detachment" or "removal" in Hebrew. It is the shoe-removal ceremony relieving a...

Can a divorced couple remarry each other?

Not only is it permitted, it is considered a mitzvah to remarry a divorced spouse.  There are two exceptions to this rule: 1) A Kohen may not...