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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​כי הות אמינא מילתא הוה אקשי ליך עשרין וארבע קושייתא ונפריקנא להון עשרין וארבעה פרוקי וממילא רווחא שמעתא


Oct
26
comment Why are there so few Jews if God promised Abraham his children would number like the stars?
@Seth This q is phrased better imo
Oct
26
comment What will happen if the Ark of the Covenant is discovered today?
This discussion was continued in a dedicated chat room.
Oct
26
comment Why are there so few Jews if God promised Abraham his children would number like the stars?
@SethJ I move to merge those answers here.
Oct
26
revised What is the Jewish interpretation of Jeremiah 8:8?
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Oct
26
revised What is the Jewish interpretation of Jeremiah 8:8?
the latter question is not in scope here
Oct
26
comment Why don't we build a Mishkan today?
Where would you put the Mishkan?
Oct
26
comment The Layman's Masechta (Mishnayoth) for a Siyum
So to provide an example, picking 5 out of the 16 shortest tractates, you picked kinim, orla and uktzin???
Oct
26
comment What is the Tuma status of food which touched a corpse?
Can you grab the link then? I recall there were some sources proffered already.
Oct
25
revised What is the Tuma status of food which touched a corpse?
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Oct
25
comment What is the Tuma status of food which touched a corpse?
Did you ask this in chat once? We've definitely discussed this before.
Oct
25
revised How does Ezra's decree prove Hefker Beith Din Hefker?
link
Oct
25
comment Source of “Legitimate pleasures” quote
@Fred Yep. In regards 2, see also the Magen Avraham's Girsa in OC 225
Oct
25
comment What constitutes a “Hesped” (eulogy)?
@Fred So someone with a cold who has everyone bawling by his speech has failed to fulfill the mitzva??
Oct
25
revised Why do mourning practices surrounding suicide differ from Shulchan Aruch?
more meaningful title
Oct
25
comment What constitutes a “Hesped” (eulogy)?
@Fred That just say one should raise their voice, not that a hesped by definition must include voice raising.
Oct
25
comment Can one be liable for death by delivering upsetting news?
Was it on purpose? An accident? Was the teller a human? an angel? a shoteh? Were there witnesses? warning? We have no details to work with here; how could anyone answer this?
Oct
25
comment What constitutes a “Hesped” (eulogy)?
I'm not defending the decision, but I think we can all agree such a sin would not be considered lehach'is.
Oct
25
comment What constitutes a “Hesped” (eulogy)?
Many times they just are Hespedim. It's really hard to agree to skip Hespedim at a funeral.
Oct
25
answered Source of “Legitimate pleasures” quote
Oct
25
revised Source of “Legitimate pleasures” quote
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