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A Smile From Heaven

A Smile From Heaven

The following story was related by R’ Binyomin Zev Halpern, Rav of Khal Bais Halevy in Lakewood. A member of his shul, R’ Daniel Carlebach produces custom kesubos with the names and other information already filled in, thus saving time at the chasunah. As part of the process, he ascertains with the families the complete names of the chassan and kallah and their fathers’, and the correct spelling of the names. The seforim discuss the spelling of various names such as ‘Bas Sheva’ and ‘Ben Tzion’. They say that they are two words that have become one name. Thus, some place a hyphen (dash) between the two

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