New answers tagged

3

Essentially, all prohibitions are pushed aside when threatened with death, except for three notable exceptions: Idolatry, Adultery, and Murder. Here are some possible suggestions why it would be permitted to create the Golden Calf (under threat of death): Facilitating idolatry is not Idolatry Ahron himself did not serve the idols, but facilitated the Jews to ...


0

Seems to me that Rashi (Devarim 9:20) answers this. ובאהרן התאנף ה'. לְפִי שֶׁשָּׁמַע לָכֶם:ובאהרן התאנף ה׳ להשמידו. זֶה כִלּוּי בָּנִים, וְכֵן הוּא אוֹמֵר (עמוס ב') וָאַשְׁמִיד פִּרְיוֹ מִמַּעַל:להשמידו 3ואתפלל גם בעד אהרן. וְהוֹעִילָה תְפִלָּתִי לְכַפֵּר מֶחֱצָה, וּמֵתוּ שְׁנַיִם וְנִשְׁאֲרוּ הַשְּׁנַיִם:.(אחרי מות AND WITH AARON THE LORD WAS ANGRY, ...


Top 50 recent answers are included