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Ketubot 58 and 59

In today’s Talmud pages, back to the future

September 2, 2022

Today’s Talmud pages, Ketubot 58 and 59, raise a metaphysical head-scratcher: Can you consecrate something that doesn’t yet exist? Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin joins us to talk about Jacob, Esau, promises, and the profoundly distinct ways Jews see both present and future. What was Esau’s seminal mistake in selling off his birthright for a bowl of soup? Listen and find out.

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Ketubot 58 and 59
In today's Talmud pages, back to the future
September 02, 2022
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