Tag Info

New answers tagged

3

First of all, to clarify what the question is/should be, there's no obligation to wear tzitzis under normal circumstances, unless one is wearing a four cornered garment. Hence, the fact that tzitzis aren't in the list of clothing is not a problem; they aren't commanded in wearing an extra garment to put on tzitzis, just as no Jew is obligated (strictly ...


0

As DoubleAA pointed out in his comment, your question is very-highly theoretical. The Halacha is (יורה דעה - -סימן שעד): ג: אֵיזֶהוּ מֵת מִצְוָה, שֶׁמְּצָאוֹ בַּדֶּרֶךְ אוֹ בְּעִיר שֶׁל עוֹבְדֵי כּוֹכָבִים, וְאֵין לוֹ קוֹבְרִים, וּמִמָּקוֹם שֶׁמְּצָאוֹ אֵינוֹ יָכוֹל לִקְרוֹת יִשְׂרָאֵל שֶׁיַּעֲנֵהוּ וְיָבֹא לְטַפֵּל בּוֹ וּלְקָבְרוֹ ‏ By ...


2

All the Temple offerings ("Avoda") had to be performed during the day and could be perfomed any time during the day (Mishna Megillah 2:5). That said the Temple services for the Day of Attonement had to be performed in a very specific order (detailed in Tractate Yoma) and if they were performed out of order they are invalid (Mishna Yoma 5:7). So the High ...


0

At the risk of breaking the rules of Mi Yodeya! May I answer with these questions: A Confluence of Miracles: The source of the building materials The source of the young builders The source of the young builders' shouts. Could the "ancient-men" have just been overwhelmed, and could no longer hold the pent-up hope? that seeing even the foundation ...


7

I think it means that they cried because they saw that the building was going to be smaller than the Temple that Shlomo HaMelech built, which is something that you can see from the size of the foundation. See Rashi, 3:12 sv זה הבית: כשהיו רואין בניין בית זה היו בוכין מתוך שהיו זוכרים אותו בניין גדול של בית ראשון When they saw the construction of ...



Top 50 recent answers are included