Horayos – The Beginning

I was able to do the beginning of the first daf in Horayos. This video and future installments will be slightly more in depth than the previous ones since I’m not under the same pre-Pesach time constraints. In this video we touched upon some interpretations of the מחלוקת אמוראים re: whether a complete instruction (for which בית דין is liable) must consist of “you are…

Horayos 7b – A Deeper Understanding of Abaye and Rava

I felt that a deeper understanding of the מחלוקת between רבא and אביי re: whether the case of the High Priest instructing differently from the Sanhedrin must be in two different places – would be very beneficial – so I started going through an important קרן אורה on the topic. Because this is outside of the scope of our general study of Horayos together, I…

Misplaced Loyalties: Part II

Now that we have seen the sources here – we can begin understanding when we say it is a liability to rely on the authority of the Sages and when one is obliged to do so. First, we should quickly note, that the Sages we are referring to here are the Sanhedrin. Let’s start with the apparent contradiction between the Sifrei and the the Talmud Yerushalmi…