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what is the single letter difference between ashkenazi and sephardi torah scrolls

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3 answers
517 views

Have Egyptian paintings of the exodus been discovered? (some claim they are shown in this book)

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Why did Hillel not turn a convert away three times, not even once. And convert them straight away?

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Is there debate about what the 10 statements are?

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is idolatry one of the noachide laws? there is a discrepancy between websites

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What Talmudic manuscripts (if any) have Jesus instead of Balaam? / What Does 'MS.M. Jesus' mean?

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367 views

How much of benching should be said aloud in a zimmun?

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what determines what parts of the talmud(if any) are in hebrew rather than aramaic?

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336 views

Does Talmud introduce death penalties not mentioned in the Torah?

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What is the earliest source for the Tanach order in our Tanachs?

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What are the reasons or rules for the different variations in vowels on the Tetragrammaton?

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603 views

Siddur with metegs? (and preferably markings for dagesh chazak, kamatz katan, shva na, chirik gadol)

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Are there any Midrashim where Yitzchak was actually sacrificed by Avraham?

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Is the 1985 JPS Tanach translation available online?

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What is the phrase in the Munich talmud, that is used in sanhedrin 59a, for what became oved kochavim?

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Is there a rule that says that if something is muktzeh e.g. a TV remote, but is on your chair when you need to sit down, then you can move it?

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214 views

Was Rabban Yochanan Ben Zakkai a priest? And was he Nasi of a sanhedrin?

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What is the difference between the arrangement/layout of the Talmud pre Bomberg's printing, and the arrangement/layout of the Talmud post Bomberg?

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Does this prayer "Lord we thank you for your gift of hope" that a British Reform synagogue does on Shabbat morning, exist in Orthodox Siddurim?

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In RAMBAM hilchot avoda zara 9:4 What publisher or translator first changed notzrim to canaanites?

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Can I see a list of the 18 Tikunei Sofrim (emendations of the scribes), with each described?

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642 views

What is the source for pushing away the convert three times?

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289 views

What Hebrew must I know in order to read the Minchas Shai?

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175 views

what siddur/prayer book is this?

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response to barachu vs candles, in bringing shabbat in early?

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siddur(ashkenazi diaspora style) for android/google play store? (that gets weekday mincha 'shalom rav' right)

2 votes
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Who ordained Hillel and Shammai?

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Why does the Tetragrammaton sometimes include the cholam vowel?

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Why do Jewish hebrew bibles have a different number of chapters in Joel and Malachi, who changed it and Why?

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source for not paskening by tanach?