Prepared by Rabbi Ariel Stofenmacher.
Please note that this is not an official responsum of the CJLS.
The advances in communications technology and the Covid 19 pandemic have encouraged congregations to go online in order to try to better serve their constituencies. The recent responsum approved by the CJLS on Streaming on Shabbat and Yom Tov by Rabbi Joshua Heller gives halakhic guidance on this matter.
Read more: https://www.rabbinicalassembly.org/story/live-streaming-and-competition