Teacher Title תקציר Course
Rav Moshe Taragin The Shevua for Those Who “Hurry” Their Confessions (Ma’arim) In this shiur, we will study the case of a nitva who "hurries" his confession in order to avoid a situation of modeh be-miktzat, and thereby avoid a shevu''a. In this case, the gemara mandates that the nitva take an oath. What is the basis for this shevu'a. Does the hurried confession raise our suspicions, or does it somehow create a situation of modeh be-miktzat? Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Shevua on a Mitzva The gemara in Nedarim cites Rav Gidal's famous halakha that one is allowed/encouraged to take an oath to fulfill a mitzva. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Shevuat Shav Even though halakha eschews distinguishing between serious prohibitions and less severe ones, one particular aveira is selected for special mention. Talmudic Methodology
Rav Moshe Taragin Shevuat Bituy Le-HaBa Last week's shiur considered the correspondence (if any) between a shevuat sheker and a shevuat shav. This shiur will iy"H examine the dynamic between two different forms of shevuat sheker - an oath about actions in the past or one about actions in the future. Talmudic Methodology