yishairasowsky
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When should we not to correct the ignorant? Search for sugya in Masechet Shabbat
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It may be this: Pesachim 51a: יוֹצְאִים בְּקוֹרְדָּקֵיסוֹן בַּשַּׁבָּת, וְאֵין יוֹצְאִין בְּקוֹרְדָּקֵיסוֹן בַּשַּׁבָּת בְּבֵירֵי. וּמַעֲשֶׂה בִּיהוּדָה וְהִלֵּל בָּנָיו שֶׁל רַבָּן גַּמְלִיאֵל ...

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Hadas fruit tastes like tree
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Ritva (c. 1300 Spain) changes the girsa: the defining feature is not fruit tasting like wood, but rather the branches cover the wood. Rashash (19th century Lithuania): Read the word "anaf" ...

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Recommendations for a book that describes Prophecy
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Find Ramchal at Wikitext and Rambam at Sefaria.

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Looking for a Portuguese translated Tanakh
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maybe this will help, if has access to internet. https://www.sefaria.org/Genesis.1.1?ven=BJC_-_[pt]&lang=bi&with=Translations&lang2=en

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Was there a double portion of Mon on Erev Yom Kippur
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I didn't find an explicit source to answer this yet. But it is a very interesting question! On Erev Shabbos they needed a double portion of Manna for a combination of two reasons: #1) No Manna would ...

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Why "I have been young" in Psalm 37?
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I have checked this truth even way back when I was a youth. Ibn Ezra on Psalms 37:25:1 נער - ניסיתי זה בנעורי וזקנתי. In all periods of life, my youth and my old age, I have examined what became of ...

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Messiah's arrival: earned or even unearned?
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Maybe Mashiach will come and then we will do teshuva and then the verse from Devarim kicks in and we come close to G-d.

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Doing something good 3 times is like a neder. Can the 3 times be even in the same day?
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For the English translation, see this website: https://www.sefaria.org/Kitzur_Shulchan_Aruch.67.7?lang=bi מִי שֶׁנָּהַג אֵיזֹה חֻמְרָא בִּדְבָרִים הַמֻּתָּרִים מִדִּינָא, מֵחֲמַת סְיָג וּפְרִישׁוּת, ...

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Chafetz Chaim's opinion on how long peos need to be
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from Niddah 52b מתני׳ שתי שערות האמורות בפרה ובנגעים והאמורות בכל מקום כדי לכוף ראשן לעיקרן דברי רבי ישמעאל ר"א אומר כדי לקרוץ בציפורן ר' עקיבא אומר כדי שיהו ניטלות בזוג

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Was a sefer torah ever actually written in Greek?
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I believe the Jews in Alexandria, full of ignorami who could not understand Hebrew, would have used such a sefer Torah. Also, maybe Philo's community used such a Greek sefer Torah.

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how could they see the fire signals so far away?
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One might understand that there were additional fire station(s) in between, from which Pumbedisa saw the signal, and to whom Pumbedisa appears as a great big fire. (I was asked to answer the question, ...

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