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32 votes
11 answers
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How are pre-creation >4000 BCE human civilization and pre-flood >2300 BCE civilizations that continued reconciled with Judaism?

24 votes
2 answers
4k views

What is the source for the tradition that the philtrum is formed by an angel before birth?

13 votes
6 answers
2k views

What is meant by the 974 "worlds" that were "created and destroyed"?

13 votes
3 answers
1k views

What is the basis that allows Rabbis to create laws?

11 votes
1 answer
537 views

Are plants that exhibit rapid plant movement considered non-Kosher animals?

11 votes
3 answers
563 views

Will firstborn sons or Kohanim serve in the Third Temple?

9 votes
3 answers
990 views

Is there any precedent to read the first 11 chapters of Genesis as metaphorical?

9 votes
4 answers
2k views

How many stars did Rashi think there were?

9 votes
1 answer
459 views

Is it asur to listen to a parrot which is a perfect mimic of a woman singing?

8 votes
1 answer
1k views

May we still say Elohim and other names of God in everyday speech?

8 votes
2 answers
876 views

How do we understand Talmudic predictions of Moshiach?

8 votes
3 answers
397 views

Why do Jews believe the entire Torah, as opposed to parts or most, was given by God to Moses?

7 votes
2 answers
545 views

What effect did Migdal Bavel have on world languages?

7 votes
2 answers
2k views

What is meant by the term "midina"/"provinces" as in the 127 ruled by Ahasuerus?

7 votes
1 answer
458 views

To what extent is someone on the way to do a mitzvah protected from danger?

6 votes
0 answers
153 views

Were semi-marine animals on Noah's Ark?

5 votes
2 answers
5k views

Why is oatmeal considered chometz?

5 votes
2 answers
2k views

Why did Noah have to wait so long to exit the ark?

5 votes
2 answers
1k views

Does Rambam take the 6 days of creation literally?

4 votes
4 answers
3k views

Why is Edom considered to be "Western culture" and not southern Jordan? [duplicate]

4 votes
2 answers
217 views

Why does the Talmud record the Rabbis' thoughts and theories about the science of natural phenomenon?

4 votes
3 answers
305 views

How is it that harm befalls a shaliach mitzvah if the Gemara says it doesn't?

3 votes
2 answers
874 views

Did Achashverosh rule over the entire Old World?

3 votes
2 answers
206 views

Why are there two different accounts of Aaron's death?

3 votes
0 answers
41 views

David's Amalekites [duplicate]

3 votes
1 answer
128 views

Going out of the way to reach 100 Brachos in a day

2 votes
1 answer
230 views

Must a non-Jew who eats trief or a nevaila immerse himself?

2 votes
0 answers
95 views

Should the Gemora allow boiled food on Pesach?

2 votes
0 answers
62 views

Can you buy juice before Pesach without a Pesach certification? [duplicate]

2 votes
1 answer
461 views

What is the source that the Western Wall was built by the poor?