New York, NY
I said berakhot and started leining megillah, for a small group of people, when one minute in, a few people show up. are any of the following workable solutions, for how they can be yotzei?
- Restart from the beginning of the Megillah. If so, the new arrivals would say the berakhot, before we restart?
- Pause, and have them read to themselves the first minute of the megillah, from their chumash, until they catch up. Here too, would they make sure to say the berakhot before doing that?
Either of those would work. Given that whichever solution you adopt, the rest of the people […]