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Rabbi Abadi says it is permitted; here: Date: 9/23/2004 7:27:00 PM Message: Am I allowed to take a non-digital pregnancy test on shabbos? Reply: Yes CYA
Judaism requires Jews to marry other Jews. But, like many laws, not everyone keeps this. A religiously-observant Jewish man is allowed to marry a non-religiously-observant Jewish woman, but they will have to have some serious conversations -- for instance, if she doesn't keep kosher but he does, will the kitchen be kosher? A non-observant Jewish man could ...
The principle of mi'un is well established in halachah, but it primarily applies to an orphan(ette) sold by their adult siblings or mother - there is another case where the father marries off a daughter who subsequently became widowed or a divorcee while still a minor. If he marries her off a second time, that marriage would potentially be subject to mi'un ...
Notice that she is indeed called King David's wife. This is an idiomatic way of identifying her. Just as אֲחִינֹ֙עַם֙ הַיִּזְרְעֵאלִ֔ית is identified by where she came from, אֲבִיגַ֥יִל is identified as what she was known as, אֵֽשֶׁת־נָבָ֖ל הַֽכַּרְמְלִֽית. In this case an idiomatic way of saying "who had been married to נבל, and who was known as ...
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