24,432 reputation
154108
bio website
location
age
visits member for 2 years, 11 months
seen Apr 11 at 23:26

Apr
11
comment Why do accidental killers sent to arei miklat go free after the Kohen Gadol dies?
See seforno bamidbar 35:28 and here: torah.org/learning/ravfrand/5768/masei.html
Apr
7
awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
7
comment Why does “aseh doche lo saaseh”?
The Rogatchover Gaon quoted here
Apr
7
comment Why does “aseh doche lo saaseh”?
Note that a similar logic is used to explain how a Prophet is able to temporarily uproot commandments in the Torah.
Apr
3
comment Does a thin layer of glue on a food vessel disqualify it's emersion in a kaylim mikveh?
@msh210: as is nail polish remover
Apr
3
comment Chronological order of parshiyot in Sefer Vayikra
of interest, the discussion in the comments to this answer: judaism.stackexchange.com/a/17220/603
Mar
31
revised What is the Tuma status of food which touched a corpse?
added idea about water always being a Rishon
Mar
31
comment Does nullification mean something no longer exists, or just that it has no Halachic significance?
ybm.org.il/hebrew/LessonArticle.aspx?item=2142 -- חזור וניעור
Mar
27
comment Is ben Sira a good book?
of interest: aishdas.org/toratemet/en_canon.html
Mar
24
revised Why does the Haggadah interpret ביד חזקה as referring to דבר?
added midrash rabbah, etc.
Mar
24
answered Why does the Haggadah interpret ביד חזקה as referring to דבר?
Mar
23
comment The meaning of the word חטא
The word is also used as "lacking", see for example Melachim I 1:21. See here as well: aspaklaria.info/008_HET/…
Mar
23
revised The meaning of the word חטא
links
Mar
21
comment If there are not the required ten in a minyan?
related: judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/9797/…
Mar
20
comment Igrot Kodesh of the Lubavitcher Rebbe zt'l
related: judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/1774/…
Mar
20
comment Is Cain a prophet?
A prophet is someone who transmits G-d's word to others, when commanded to do so by G-d. Having G-d speak to you does not make you a prophet.
Mar
19
comment 420 Noachide Commandments?
amazon.com/Divine-Code-Volume-Expanded-Edition/dp/0981481167
Mar
11
comment Tanis Esther start on the ELAL flight
chaitables.com
Mar
7
revised Soulmate for someone who died unwed
link to the webpage with the shiur instead of the direct mp3, so that people can see what it is
Mar
7
comment Soulmate for someone who died unwed
judaism.stackexchange.com/a/11978/603