Talmudic Methodology
Teacher Title Abstract
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Sefira
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin The Times of Keriat Shema
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Shiur#16: Creation of Sound on Shabbat and Yom Tov
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Torah Reading at Mincha on Fast Days Though kri'at ha-Torah occupies a prominent position within the liturgy, there are only three occasions on which we read from the Torah during Mincha - Shabbat, Yom Kippur, and general fasts.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin The Status of the Retzuot of Tefillin
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin The Role of Macha'ah
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin The Principle of Mitokh: Monetary Payments when an Oath is Defaulted If a defendant who is obligated to take an oath cannot take it (generally because he does not possess definite knowledge, we apply the principle, “mitokh she-eino yakhol li-shava meshaleim” - he is obligated to pay. In this shiur, we will examine whether this is a penalty for causing the oath to "malfunction" or if it is a result of the original monetary obligation that has met no resistance from an opposing oath.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Afka Inhu Rabanan - Part II
שיעורי טקסט Rav Reuven Taragin Bikkurim as a Korban An earlier shiur already itemized various halakhot which indicate the status of korban which bikkurim enjoy.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin The Exemption of a Groom from Kriyat Shema The gemara in Berakhot (16a) asserts that a groom is excused from saying kriyat shema for the first four nights after his wedding.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Defining A Kanai In a few weeks we will read about the stirring heroism of Pinchas in saving the Jewish people from a certain catastrophe.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Yeihareig Ve-al Ya'avor and Kiddush Hashem The mitzva of kiddush Hashem generally divides into two different categories.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Is Macha'ah an Attempt to Impugn the Machzik?
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Matanot L'evyonim One of the unique features of Purim is the Mitzva of Matanot l'evyonim - literally to distribute charity to the needy.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Shiur #17: The Mechanics of Achieving a Pesak
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin The Language and Scope of Asher Yatzar
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin A Shevua to Suspend a Mitzva (Part 1) The gemara indicates that a shevua to violate a mitzva is invalid. Is this because shevuot do not apply to the domain of halakhic activity, or is it because the Torah's commands override the shevua? We will discuss a number of ramifications of this question.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin The Tarud Exemption from Mitzvot In this shiur, we will analyze the "tarud" exemption from mitzva performance. Is tarud an extension of the ones exemption, or is it an expansion of the principle of osek ba-mitzva patur min ha-mitzva? We will discuss a number of ramifications of this question.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Validating Disqualified Witnesses and Judges – Part 2 Ne’eman Alai Abba In the previous shiur, we addressed the underlying mechanism of ne’eman alai abba, the ability of two litigants to validate ordinarily invalid witnesses or judges.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Migu with Ulterior Motive for not Lodging the Alternate Claim
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Is the Mu'ad Process Purely Empirical? (Part II)
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Osek Ba-Mitzva Patur Min Ha-Mitzva - part 1
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Sinning to Save Others From Sin
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin The Ceremony of Tenufa
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Shiur #18: Returning to Egypt
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Shevuat Heset At the de-oraita level, if a defendant (nitva) completely denies a monetary claim, he is not obligated to payment or to take an oath. If he partially confesses, he pays the confessed sum and swears about the sum he denies. However, a late takanaattributed to R. Nachman instituted a Rabbinic shevua known as shevuat heset for any denied claim. This shiur will explore the nature of this oath.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Kinyan on Davar She-lo Ba Le'olam In the halakhic system, transfer of ownership is accomplished through the process known as 'kinyan.'
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Chazaka The mishna in Kiddushin (26) lists the three ways in which a person may acquire land.
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Kol De-alim Gavar - Resolving Insoluble Cases
שיעורי טקסט Rav Moshe Taragin Is Macha'ah a Manner of Launching the Litigation Process?

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