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


Jun
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comment Do any Geonim or Rishonim adopt/incorporate teachings from Philo?
You may want to see Naomi Cohen's article in the Summer 2011 edition of Tradition. traditionarchive.org/news/_pdfs/0009-0018.pdf
Jun
9
comment Where can I find a “guide” to shidduch resume etiquette and protocol?
Note YMMV as conventions without a doubt vary among communities.
Jun
9
comment May I allow a customs official to dismantle my tefillin for security purposes?
@Yoni The original title was indeed off-topic which is why i changed it. Were you attempting to answer an off-topic question?
Jun
9
comment May I allow a customs official to dismantle my tefillin for security purposes?
So it is allowed?
Jun
9
revised May I allow a customs official to dismantle my tefillin for security purposes?
the question is a halacha question for the owner of the tefillin, not for the customs official. we don't decide customs' policy
Jun
9
comment May I allow a customs official to dismantle my tefillin for security purposes?
"inadvertently" It's highly unlikely the tefillin will not be seriously damaged if an untrained individual attempts to disassemble them.
Jun
9
comment Why is the author of Tehillim sometimes referred to as “The Psalmist”?
Why do I often use OP instead of their username?
Jun
9
comment When the Gemarrah quotes midrashim mentioned in Avot D'Rav Nattan, why does it not attribute its source?
????????????????? Your question is based on an unsubstantiated assumption that RN wrote it. I make no such assumptions.
Jun
9
comment What does a porcupine have to do with a berit milah?
Hatafat Dam Berit?
Jun
9
comment Why are there no fish korbanot?
@AvramLevitt Turning a curse into a blessing sounds like a good idea to me. Can you cite this Mishna?
Jun
9
awarded  Enlightened
Jun
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awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
9
comment Self Fulfilling Prophecy
@Shmuel There have probably been a dozen or so over the years. Not all have amassed as significant a following before dying/failing.
Jun
9
comment Self Fulfilling Prophecy
judaism.stackexchange.com/q/25794/759
Jun
8
comment When the Gemarrah quotes midrashim mentioned in Avot D'Rav Nattan, why does it not attribute its source?
I have no knowledge other than enough experience to doubt unsubstantiated claims.
Jun
8
comment Is there a problem with Triangle K? If so, what?
Isn't the letter of the law different for different standards? Isn't that what standards mean?
Jun
8
comment Why are there no fish korbanot?
We see birds lay eggs. Fish eggs are generated spontaneously?
Jun
8
revised What do Jews think angels look like?
removed generalizations
Jun
8
comment Why are there no fish korbanot?
What about locusts?
Jun
8
comment Writing down the Oral Law
@Yishai Interesting! Why not in the mitzva of Talmud Torah?