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comment How do we know that God exists?
great answer...
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comment About what were rabbis ahead of the times?
@mevaqesh midrash raba Songs 1:9. ie destroyed permanently. it has been rebuilt 9 times already.
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comment About what were rabbis ahead of the times?
does predictions by the torah count here such as the return of the jews to israel or that the western wall would not be destroyed completely
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comment Is there any reason to deny aliens?
@Daniel the title of the question threw me off
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comment Is there any reason to deny aliens?
how is this a reason that we couldn't believe in aliens.
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comment Where is the website which allows me to set up a daily learning schedule?
also this dafyomireview.com/index.php?seriesid=3 simpler version
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comment Do Jews believe in Heaven and Hell?
have you heard of Gehinom?
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comment Looking for material on how to 'use' Rashi in the gemara
check the back of berachos
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comment Is there any torah study community that allows Non - Jews?
how do you know this was not a one time mitzva specifically to moses?
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comment Is there any torah study community that allows Non - Jews?
contact rabbi bryant and ask him for bnei noach study group youtube.com/watch?v=dn4sy72MjEE
Aug
29
comment Intentions of chesed
@user6591 as far as i understand, from 3rd gate of chovos halevavos, the primary intention of everything is to try to find favor in God's eyes. like a servant who has only one goal - to try to please His master.
Aug
28
comment Intentions of chesed
@user6591 what do you mean then by "To focus on the recipient?" Godly intentions are "to serve God" as explained there and at length in the 3rd gate of the book
Aug
28
comment In Rambam's negative theology, why are G-d's attributes of action considered something that we can know about G-d?
cars, rocks are created things like us so we can relate to them and grasp them to some extent due to their being similar to us somewhat. but we cannot say this for God
Aug
27
comment Is reading normal practical books about Judaism considered “Torah Studying”?
how about just asking what constitutes torah study
Aug
27
comment Are there poskim who sanction using nedarim today
ah sorry for not being clear enough. thanks for your answer
Aug
27
comment Are there poskim who sanction using nedarim today
like i said addiction to pornography is so bad for one religiously that i suspect they would be highly lenient. cant really learn from there to other places like quitting smoking for example
Aug
27
comment Are there poskim who sanction using nedarim today
because people addicted to pornography are in a kind of spiritual pikuach nefesh. i'm looking for less extreme cases.
Aug
27
comment Are there poskim who sanction using nedarim today
@Daniel those haskomos are not specifically on the nedarim. more like generally on what they are doing. also here are their 12 steps guardyoureyes.com/the-12-steps dont see nedarim openly. its an obscure part of their site
Aug
27
comment Are there poskim who sanction using nedarim today
@Shalom does that mean that if it worked R.Schachter would say it is good what he did?
Aug
26
comment Definition of the term “Talmud” in the phrase “Talmud Torah”
shouldnt it be called limud torah?