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Bracha of Sheasa Nissim for a Convert

Question: Does a ger make the bracha al ha nissim.....it speaks of avosainu yet he is not of that.....I was told he says sh'asa nissim l'yisroel. Is that correct? Thank you Answer: A convert may recite the regular bracha of שעשה נסים לאבותינו. There is one opinion to change the text as you mentioned, but the ruling follows the Mishna Brura who brings only the first opinion to recite the regular bracha. See ...

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Bracha on Refurbishing a Home

Question: A family are moving into a new home which has had significant refurbishment but is not built from new. Can the husband make the bracha of hatov v'hametiv and/or shehechyanu on moving in? What is the opinion of the גאב׳ד on this? Many thanks. Answer: One who purchases a home makes a bracha of הטוב והמטיב. This is both on a new house or one bought from a previous owner. Being that it is new to the p ...

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