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Bava Kama 94 and 95

Is this blessing kosher?

February 5, 2024

Today’s Talmud pages, Bava Kama 94 and 95, ask whether it is allowed to say a blessing over something that is ill-gotten. Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin returns to explore the debate among the rabbis on whether it is appropriate to make a blessing over unkosher food, or if that would be considered blasphemy. We explore the question of whether saying a blessing is the act of asking for permission or an act of recognition of the creator of all things. Should you make a blessing over food if you are eating on Yom Kippur? Listen and find out.

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Bava Kama 94 and 95
Is this blessing kosher?
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