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The role of a father and a husband is to walk with integrity Proverbs 20:7 ז מִתְהַלֵּךְ בְּתֻמּוֹ צַדִּיק; אַשְׁרֵי בָנָיו אַחֲרָיו. 7 He that walketh in his integrity as a just man, happy are his children after him. to show compassion Psalm 103:13 יג כְּרַחֵם אָב, עַל-בָּנִים-- רִחַם יְהוָה, עַל-יְרֵאָיו. 13 Like as a father hath ...


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Sure. Not veils, but other face coverings: David, after Avshalom's death: והמלך לאט את פניו (II Shmuel 19:5) Eliyahu at Har Chorev: וילט פניו באדרתו (I Melachim 19:13) Michayhu for his "playact" to Achav: ויתחפש באפר על עיניו (I Melachim 20:38) Yechezkel during his "playacting" of Tzidkiyahu's flight: פניך תכסה (Yechezkel 12:6), and Tzidkiyahu himself: ...


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Why is there so much focus on modesty? Because it greatly increases the physical attraction between husband and wife (in a modest society, a man only sees the most attractive parts of a woman's body when the woman is his wife). This strengthens and stabilizes the family, which is the core of Jewish society. Why is there so much focus on womens' ...


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Short answer: yes and no. There are certain things are 'Objectively Forbidden' to be seen. This would apply regardless of any physical reaction to the stimulus. These would seemingly be forbidden to a eunuch as well. Then there are things that are 'Subjectively Forbidden'. This goes on a case-by-case basis, depending on how the person viewing the stimulus ...



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