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Hi, I love answering and questions that generate a lot of controversy!

I also love working at Newman & Bright!


Jul
13
comment Does Kiddushin 81b imply that one opinion allows for suicide if that is the only way to keep from sinning?
@DovF it is there to discourage suicidal readers to double check the Halacha before jumping!
Jul
13
comment Does Kiddushin 81b imply that one opinion allows for suicide if that is the only way to keep from sinning?
@msh210 thanks for clearing that up!
Jul
12
comment Does Kiddushin 81b imply that one opinion allows for suicide if that is the only way to keep from sinning?
@SethJ The last part was more for the suicidal readers then to tell you the actual Halacha. As for your second point, I beg to differ!
Jul
12
comment Does Kiddushin 81b imply that one opinion allows for suicide if that is the only way to keep from sinning?
@Curiouser should i put a lifeline number? :)
Jul
12
comment Does Kiddushin 81b imply that one opinion allows for suicide if that is the only way to keep from sinning?
@Curiouser: see my (edited) closing paragraph! Thanks
Jul
12
comment How to reconcile conflicting statements on martyrs feeling pain
@DoubleAA I dont see that knowing anymore context can get you around this passage. But Kshem Shepartzufeiehm Shovois, Kach Ein Dayoisayhem Shovois!
Jul
12
comment How to reconcile conflicting statements on martyrs feeling pain
how does this answer anything?
Jul
12
comment How to reconcile conflicting statements on martyrs feeling pain
@ShimonbM each to their own. For me, Mesorah is good enough!
Jul
11
comment Source that martyrs don't feel pain?
@ShmuelBrin many thanks!
Jul
11
comment How to reconcile conflicting statements on martyrs feeling pain
Could be, but I had heard the question before I knew the Maharam. I had heard it a long time ago without any additions!
Jul
11
comment Source that martyrs don't feel pain?
@SethJ Perfect! Thanks
Jul
11
comment Source that martyrs don't feel pain?
@msh210 been done!
Jul
11
comment Source that martyrs don't feel pain?
Reb Yishmoel defitily wasnt. He had already gone to Shomayim and they had told him it was a decree from Heaven!
Jul
11
comment Source that martyrs don't feel pain?
@ShimonbM at least then the Talmidim thought he was in pain, I feel sure that they didnt lack any knowlegde that the Maharam didnt had?
Jul
11
comment Source that martyrs don't feel pain?
perhaps you can pop Gershons source into the question and just leave the second question then!
Jul
11
comment Source that martyrs don't feel pain?
How does it answer the Amoiroim?
Jul
11
comment Source that martyrs don't feel pain?
Amazing, just what I was looking for! Makes the Kasha even stronger when the opinon is sourced!
Jul
11
comment Why was Chanah called an “Ishah Kesheirah”?
@DoubleAA it is a Pirkei DeRebbi Eliezer somewhere, looking for it!
Jul
11
comment Why was Shimshon viewed positively?
@CharlesKoppelman then you are extremely random!
Jul
11
comment Why was Chanah called an “Ishah Kesheirah”?
Thanks all for your help! Let us not forget that the Midrash that an Isha Kesheirah is someone who fulfills the wish of her husband!