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Ketubot 32 and 33

In today’s Talmud pages, grappling with capital punishment

August 8, 2022

Today’s Talmud pages, Ketubot 32 and 33, discuss the harshest of all forms of punishment, the death penalty. Rabbi Benjamin Zober joins us to explain the Talmud’s logic, and how we still fall far short of the ancient rabbis’ compassion. What might modern criminal justice policies learn from ancient and compassionate Jewish traditions? Listen and find out.

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Ketubot 32 and 33
In today's Talmud pages, grappling with capital punishment
August 08, 2022
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