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Would a Jew violate the prohibition to pronounce the name of YHWH by saying "Yahweh" and/or "Yehowah"?

7 votes
1 answer
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How to determine a trespasser's intent from a Halachic Perspective?

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Why does the word milah mean both circumcision and word?

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Did Adam and Chava have a child before they sinned? Was childbirth not painful before they sinned?

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Is there any rabbinical precedent, ancient or recent, to tell somebody that they are Jewish?

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What is the connection between "sword and ... bow" (Genesis 48:22) with "prayer and ... supplication" (as rendered by Onkelos)?

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Where are there discussions about Torah commands that nobody is known to have broken?

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1 answer
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During Temple times, who can butcher a kosher animal?

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Where in the TaNa"kh is there a discussion about how to slaughter an animal?

5 votes
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How many did Moshe/Aharon have on their side?

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How can a Sukkah be used as a protection from "Storm and Rain"?

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Is there a teaching that states, those who work deserve to be paid?

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What do the rabbis of old say about the number 42, or the meanings thereof, when it appears in the various passages of the TaNaCH?

4 votes
1 answer
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When (day, month, year) did Avshalom son of king David die?

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1 answer
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What are the peculiarities of a school or company of the prophets לַהֲקַ֚ת הַנְּבִיאִים֙ (1 Samuel 19:20)?

4 votes
1 answer
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Did Nathan HaNavi exaggerate the numbers of captains invited?

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Trespassers from a Halachic Perspective

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List of Torah commands that were only meant "for that generation and not to be repeated from generation to generation"?

3 votes
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Which other authorities agree with Ramban in regards to the Mitzvot in Sefer Bamidbar?

3 votes
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584 views

In relation to the verb to shoot, what does torah mean? [closed]

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1 answer
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Talmud reference - eagles approaching nests

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957 views

What is the number one or the most recommended Talmud/Gemara passage for a child to begin studying?

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456 views

What is the implication that Hashem is identified as our husband?

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1 answer
383 views

Can a woman who did not receive a get but only a civil divorce marry again?

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What was the size of the כָּתְנוֹת עוֹר?

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What is the significance of leaving out the suffix-"vav" and/or adding it to אֲדֹנִיָּה?

3 votes
3 answers
425 views

Why does Hashem answer and not answer prayers?

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2 answers
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How and why does a Jubilee year cause Rosh Hashanah to take place on the 10th day of the month?

3 votes
1 answer
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Which part of Hebrew or textual grammar tells the reader to add to the verb in question the word "habitually"?

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From Adonijah's self-exaltation to self-debasement at the horns of the altar, what was the time frame?

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