יום Χ’ Date: 18 Cheshvan, 5778 (11/7/17) – Makkos Daf 2 ~ Tani Guterman

AFFIRMATIVE ACTIONS [2b middle] Gemarah: A person does not receive Malkus (lashes) for violating any prohibition whose transgression does not involve an action. Prac-T-cal Tidbits: We all should try to make our actions speak loudly and clearly about our pure and positive intentions. True, good, and wonderful deeds bring about …

יום Χ’ Date: 18 Cheshvan, 5778 (11/7/17) – Makkos Daf 2 ~ Eliezer Guterman

DISTANCING DISQUALIFICATIONS [2a top] Mishnah: An example of Eidim Zomemin is when witnesses falsely claim that a particular Kohen is the son of a divorcee [which would make him a β€œChalal” (a desecrated/disqualified Kohen)] and then they are later found to have been lying, they receive lashes as their punishment. …