Tuesday Morning Talmud

Course Resources

Class Text

Masechet Shabbat, Eiruveen, Pesachim Koren Sacks edition.

Class Schedule

Tuesdays at 8am
Jan. 9 Shabbat 119a
Jan. 23 See sections below
Jan. 30
Feb. 6
Feb. 13
Feb. 27
Mar. 6
Mar. 20
Apr. 10
Apr. 17
Apr. 24
May 1  Make Up If Needed

Talmud Spring 2018

Masechet Shabbat

  1. Shabbat 119a: Joseph who honors Shabbat, and following
  2. Shabbat 156b: The principle of Ein Mazal beYisrael, Israel has no astrological sign

Masechet Eiruvin

  1. Eruvin 13b: Elu ve’elu: these and those are the words of the living God

Masechet Pesahim

  1. Pesahim 66a: Hillel and the Passover sacrifice
  2. Pesahim 108a, 116a: The Passover Seder
  3. Pesahim 119b-120a: What exactly is the afikomen that we eat at the seder?

Masechet Shekalim

  1. Shekalim 14b: Moses and money

Masechet Yoma

  1. Yoma 23a: Kohanim gone wild: When blood is spilled at the altar

Masechet Sukkah

  1. Sukkah 29b-30a: Can one perform a mitzvah with something stolen?

For Further Reading

Unlocking the Rabbis Secrets