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Yaacov Deane
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8 votes
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386 views

Are Noahides obligated in the commandment of Yibum?

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Is there a connection between the two times 7 cows, ears and years that Yaakov worked for his wives?

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156 views

Origin of diagonal holes for tzitzit

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880 views

Are the Jewish people commanded to commit genocide?

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1 answer
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What is the difference between a Ger Toshav, a Ben Noach, an Akum and a Nochri?

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1 answer
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What sefer is being cited here?

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1 answer
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Where did the manuscript for Shoreshei HaMitzvot l’Ramchal come from?

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Are there different types of fasts from a Torah/halacha perspective?

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Do communal and individual prayers correspond to different sacrifices?

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1 answer
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What makes bread Pas Yisroel?

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Avraham's knife was called Ma'achelet. Why?

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What is the intention when we recite the blessing "who didn't make me..."?

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Is water included in the mitzvah of fasting?

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Where is the rest of Rabbi Shmuel Belkin's manuscript of The Midrash of Philo?

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Are complete chuliyot (the groupings of 3 windings) a requirement in tzitzit?

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Why the change in phrase with the morning blessings?

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What is the occupation of the soul, Jewish and non-Jewish, in the months prior to birth?

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What is the meaning of Mishneh Torah, Hilchot Melachim 12:5 when it uses the Hebrew phrase "כִּי מָלְאָה הָאָרֶץ דֵּעָה אֶת ה'"?

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Married Jewish women and tzedaka

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Are the laws exclusive to the land of Israel, also relevant in terms of what they teach us everywhere?

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1 answer
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What is the minimum number to comprise a band (גדוד)?

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Is a maidservant required to be 'moseret nefesh' for her master?

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What blessing does one make on non-kosher food? [duplicate]

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What is the 'plain meaning of the text'? [duplicate]

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Will the third Temple be eternal? And if so, what does that mean?

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Does the concept of eternal damnation exist in Judaism? [duplicate]

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1 answer
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What is the relationship between Mecca, Saudi Arabia and the Capital city of Mitzrayim?

-5 votes
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Is slaughtering after killing permissible?

-7 votes
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Is Judaism Fascism?