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awarded  Inquisitive
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awarded  Curious
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comment Is it permissible to write the English/secular date?
are there any contemporary poskim who forbid this?
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comment Can a gentile pray in a synagogue?
"for My house shall be called a house of prayer for all nations" - Isaiah 56:7
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comment Why do Yeshivos learn Talmud Bavli so extensively?
just curious, are you suggesting the talmudic method did not exist before socrates?
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comment Why do Yeshivos learn Talmud Bavli so extensively?
@user613 true but mostly in summary form. the main excavation work for the underlying reasons is obviously in the talmud and commentaries
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comment Why do Yeshivos learn Talmud Bavli so extensively?
@user613 The main arena for deep rational inquiry is in the study of talmud because that is where the roots of halacha are from.
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comment Why do Yeshivos learn Talmud Bavli so extensively?
@user613 which means the debates of abaye and rava. its not two separate things as he continues "Even though the Sages referred to THESE..."
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answered Why do Yeshivos learn Talmud Bavli so extensively?
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comment Mitzvah to study/know history?
@DoubleAA that verse seems to refer to jewish history
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answered The parameters of anger in halacha
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comment Olam Haba depends on how you treat your wife
@Scimonster so write another question. Rabbi C.V. did not talk about that. would be intersting to know
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comment Olam Haba depends on how you treat your wife
@Scimonster you're asking me or Rabbi Chaim Vital?
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comment Olam Haba depends on how you treat your wife
@GershonGold i dont think this is from shaarei kedusha. where did you get this?
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asked Olam Haba depends on how you treat your wife
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answered Why does the belief in Mashiach require that one be anxious for his coming?
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asked Lesson from Moshe's Rock