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It is totally forbidden for a Jew to marry a non-Jew. There are no concessions or exceptions to this rule. There is, of course, no Kesuvah. The obligation of kesuva is a Rabbinic enactment to protect the wife's rights in the marriage and to ensure that divorce is a last resort. This obligation applies only to a marriage the Torah recognizes, not one which ...


Reading the Book of Mishlei, I surprisingly stumbled upon an apparent answer to my question. In Mishlei 9:7 we read: He who chastens a scorner takes disgrace for himself, and he who reproves a wicked man, that is his blemish. Rashi comments: and he who reproves a wicked man, that is his blemish: It is a blemish to the one who reproves [him], for ...

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