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Shame you all forgot a shulchon Oruch that even the chill shabbos which is allowed should preferably be done with a shinuy unlike the regular pikuach nefesh. The poskim rishonim explain that this is due to the fact that even one in a thousand are not at risk. Regarding chilul shabbos I have been told by leading contemporary poskim that since there is no ...


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Rav Moshe Hershler answers (Halacha U'Refua vol. 2 p.65) that this is the natural way of the world, and things that are part of the natural way of the world are not forbidden. Thus someone is allowed to take on a dangerous profession because earning a living is a natural part of the world. In that case, even though there is no Mitzvah to specifically choose ...


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The gemara in berachos talks about a king who get in trouble for not having children, as he sees in ruach hakodesh that his offspring will be reshaim. The Navi rebukes him and says that it is not his place to calculate when god commands us to have children. I think perhaps there is a difference in immediate danger and future danger. In the case where there ...


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First of all reb Moshe Feinstein emphatically asserts that childbirth in its proper time is absolutely not a sakana. See Igros Moshe Yoreh deah 2 siman 74 & in Orach Chayim 4 siman 105 ois 6. Its only when playing around with nature by bringing on early labor through medication that a woman is put in sakana. Second of all harm for healing is allowed, ...


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Yichus for nonjews according to Jewish law follows the mother. See Rambam hilchos milachim umilchamos chapter 9 halacha 5. Therefore these children are complete siblings as far as we are concerned. I would like to add for the sake of clarity however that even relationships that are allowed such as a father marrying a daughter are off limits due to the fact ...



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