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


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comment What is the source for the prohibition on marrying gentiles?
@loewian The primary reason given for rejecting option 1 doesn't apply here. Why is that confusing? It does quote some relevant sources but quoting its conclusion in this context is highly misleading.
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comment Can one carry a child outside an eruv on Shabbat?
Note that the conditions in the question may render the child a Choleh sheEin Bo Sakana as the issue of his location is affecting his ability to function normally, and carrying him home is the 'medical' solution to his 'Choli'. Your answer is speaking more abstractly than the question's case (which is fine, except you don't clarify that you are doing so).
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comment What is the source for the prohibition on marrying gentiles?
What's the kol shekein? Marriage seems more chamur than casual sex, so if the latter is kal (weak restriction) you can't prove the former is chamur: dayo!
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comment What is the source for the prohibition on marrying gentiles?
That answer is talking about casual sex not marriage.
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answered Carrying a pocket handkerchief on Shabas
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comment Carrying a pocket handkerchief on Shabas
631 halachos.com/halacha/hal_601_700.asp No idea who wrote that.
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comment Is there a bracha for blooming non-fruit trees?
related to the last line judaism.stackexchange.com/a/43942/759
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comment How can the Rebbe be considered Moshiach?
I'm just saying Rambam makes no such distinction. The position of all of traditional judaism, rambam included, is that someone's death is proof they are not mashiach. (I have no idea what your pointing to in Daniyel or in Malbim there. I don't have Radak's commentary available but I feel quite confident it will be similarly unenlightening.)
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comment What is the source for the prohibition on marrying gentiles?
@WAF Indeed, i didn't close bc this asks about marriage specifically.
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comment Why didn't the prophets (and others “inspired from Above”) ever learn the secrets of science or cures for disease?
What are you talking about? Nothing was shoved down anyone's throats. The whole beauty of Modern Physics (both QM and relativity) is how it only applies in the limits and not in the regular world (the so-called "classical limit"), except in the explaining certain already observed normal phenomenon (like the ultraviolet "catastrophe", the orbit or Mercury, etc.). Classical dynamics and its deterministic structure remains for all everyday intents and purposes remains as unchanged as ever.
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comment Can a woman converting to Judaism go to the Mikvah during her period?
@SAH It still might be relevant after a short flow when she is done bleeding but hasn't yet reached 7 days.
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comment Why didn't the prophets (and others “inspired from Above”) ever learn the secrets of science or cures for disease?
"somewhat independent" what does that mean? You mean like conditional probability? Covariance?
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comment Why didn't the prophets (and others “inspired from Above”) ever learn the secrets of science or cures for disease?
"the rise in the incidence of depression" I'll take that with polio and smallpox vaccines any day.
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comment How can the Rebbe be considered Moshiach?
"it is the distinction made by the Rambam" This is false.
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comment The Chofeitz Chayim on World War Three
Bolding doesn't mean they weren't there :)
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comment What is the source for the prohibition on marrying gentiles?
I am not (nor am I denying it). If you want to levy a particular criticism of it and ask for other suggestions that overcome a particular shortcoming, then that would be a reasonable question IMO. Start by accurately summarizing it and then explaining what the particular issue with it is.
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comment The Chofeitz Chayim on World War Three
Doesn't it say 10 Shmittot from 5705? That seems pretty unambiguous about the years (at least for the second time period).
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comment What is the source for the prohibition on marrying gentiles?
Note also that Christianity (unlike Islam) is not monotheistic (as defined by Judaism) and is considered Avoda Zara. So concerns for Avoda Zara do very much abound in the Western World.
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comment What is the source for the prohibition on marrying gentiles?
"the rabbis typically base their prohibition on the prohibition from Torah" No, that article does not describe that pheonomenon but rather the rabbis explaining what the prohibition from the Torah includes. There is no "derabanan" extension described in that article (see in particular footnote 2 therein).
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