The problem with the Bavli's position that killing lice on Shabbos is permitted because they do not reproduce sexually is well known. However, according to the proposed girsa of the Sha'arei Toras Eretz Yisroel to Yerushalmi Shabbos 8a , who substitutes eil...
In the Bavli, Rashi in a couple of places says that beisa k'man d'malia dami is because a house is dark and its air is thick. The Yerushalmi Shabbos 4a clearly disagrees, as its sevara - which has no parallel in the Bavli - is that avir mechitzos k'mamasha....
I will be giving a shiur on Shavuos night on the topics of Shavuos and
Mattan Torah at our house, 3 Zabriskie Terrace, at 12:15 am. I hope to
make the shiur very interactive. You're invited! Please contact me for
more details. Good Shabbos, Good Yo...
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galus Mitzrayim and the seder story as a lesson in emunah
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Rethink those two blatt at the beginning of Me SheAchzo...
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There is something very wrong in the Torah World...
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Finally! A Soure for "Blei Gissen!" (Unfortunately, not Jewish...)
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