Re: Shabbat

Jeremy D Stern (
Fri, 11 Jul 1997 19:46:43 EDT

Aubrey Jacobus wrote:
>I am confused about what actions are permitted and not permitted on
>Shabbat. I know you can't work, carry, ride,write, use elecctricity or
>make fire but what else...and why when I only find a reference to
>'menial work' .

In response to questions about being "Shomer Shabbos," (one who "keeps"
Shabbat), another excellent book to understand what is and isn't permissable
is "Shemirath Shabbath" by Rav Yehoshua Y. Neuwirth.