web analytics


The Laws of Yom Kippur 5777

Preparing for Yom Kippur, Erev Yom Kippur, Halachot of the Fast, Those who are exempt from fasting, Yom Kippur, End of the Fast

Gazalnu – We Stole

Mr. Krumbein firmly accepted upon himself to return to those he knew he had cheated and also to donate to the local shul and community center.

Daf Yomi

‘Stop, Thief!’ ‘Are Identifying Marks Biblical Or Rabbinic?’ (Bava Metzia 18b)

Air Conditioner Running

The Bergs spent Rosh Hashanah in the apartment and then went on to their relatives.

Daf Yomi

The ‘False’ Rumor ‘If One Found Notes of Acquisition’ (Bava Metzia 14a)

Festive Or Somber?

Looking from mother to father I would wonder: Is Rosh Hashanah a happy day or a sad day?

Two Days Rosh Hashanah, Eruvin, And Eggs

From this decree on, the two days of Rosh Hashanah – unlike the two days of Pesach, Shavuot, and Sukkot – were no longer celebrated out of doubt but out of certainty.

Daf Yomi

His Silence Is Deafening ‘One Seized It In Our Presence’ (Bava Metzia 6a)

Treif Toaster

Tosfos writes [Gittin 47a; Pesachim 57a] that hefker (disowning) rooted in error is not hefker, just as a gift or transaction rooted in error is not valid [C.M. 246:1-3].

Daf Yomi

The Burdensome Beast ‘He Put His Donkey On The Ferryboat’ (Bava Kamma 117b)

Lost Tzedakah

When he reached the bank, he put his hand in his pocket and realized the money was gone.

Daf Yomi

The Messenger Or The Message? ‘How Do We View This Agent?’ (Bava Kamma 104a)

Relative Ruin

Asher had Yankel summoned to Rabbi Dayan's beis din. He presented his claim; Yankel denied it.

Restore Our Judges Of Old (Bava Kamma 84b)

Even in the Diaspora Jews need some Jewish judicial system for dealing with one another.

Daf Yomi

Possession Is 100 Percent Of The Law ‘Stolen Chametz Became Forbidden Due To The Intervening Passover’ (Bava Kamma 96b)

Majority Compromise

The case was complicated. There were disagreements over factual issues with conflicting evidence; the halacha was also subject to a wide-ranging dispute between the authorities.

Daf Yomi

The Lost Or Relinquished Kesubah ‘A Couple May Not Live Even One Moment Without A Kesubah’ (Bava Kamma 89a)

Forced Sale

Hillel felt the counselors and camp administration did not have sufficient authority to deal with Bernie. Reluctantly, he agreed to sell the bat to Bernie for $200.

Rental Broker

Where there is no clear practice, the families can withhold the fee until the wedding.

Daf Yomi

A Dog’s Life ‘Raising Dogs Is Like Raising Pigs’ (Bava Kamma 83a)

Under Duress (Bava Kamma 62a)

Consent, however, is an elastic phrase under Jewish law and can be stretched almost to breaking point.

Daf Yomi

Unkosher Tefillin From A Kosher Animal ‘Shechitah Does Not Make The Meat Permissible’ (Bava Kamma 76b)

When Tisha B’Av falls on Shabbat or Sunday

What are the main changes when Tisha B'Av falls on Shabbat or Sunday?

When Tisha B’Av Occurs On Shabbat Or Sunday

When the fast is postponed to Sunday or when Tisha B’Av occurs on Sunday, the final meal eaten before the beginning of the fast is the seudah shelishit, the third meal of Shabbat.

Shards Of Glass

The Torah holds that the one who created the hazard is liable, even if he does not own it.

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/judaism/halacha-hashkafa/the-laws-of-yom-kippur-5777/2016/10/07/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: