Can you Fulfill Sefirat Haomer by Texting

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May 15, 2018
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References: Megilla: 18b Gittin: 71a Rabbi Akiva Eiger: shut 29 

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This shiur addresses the question if you can fulfill the mitzva of sefirat haomer by texting or writing. It focuses on two aspects 1) is ktiva kdibur; 2) is sefiat haomer defined as dibur or machsavah. It presents several nafka minos such as 1) does shomeah kioneh apply to sefirat haomer; 2) do you have to understand sefirat homer.

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