• August 12, 2020
  • 22 5780, Av
  • פרשת ראה

Massekhet Taanit

Massekhet Taanit

Learn Massekhet Taanit with R. Jeffrey Saks and the Mishkan Tzipora Synagogue in Efrat.

Next Class

August 18, 2020
6
Days
13
Hours
45
Mins

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Tue 5:30 pm, 6:30 pm
July 14, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Taanit 2a
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We’ll begin from the beginning (Taanit 2a). How do fasts and rainfall connect?

July 21, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Taanit 2a-b
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Daf 2a (cont.) and 2b: How is rain a demonstration of God’s might?

July 28, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Taanit 2b-3a
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When to start asking for rain?

August 4, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Daf 3
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Dew, wind, rain and clouds. Some links for things that came up in the shiur:

How long we could survive without the sun? https://www.popsci.com/science/article/2013-07/if-sun-went-out-how-long-could-life-earth-survive/

Choref/Stav: http://www.balashon.com/2007/09/stav-and-horef.html

 

August 11, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Taanit 3b-4a
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And now for the weather…

Clouds, wind, dew and rain

August 18, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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August 25, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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September 1, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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September 8, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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September 15, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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September 22, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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September 29, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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October 6, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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October 13, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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October 20, 2020 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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October 27, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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November 3, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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November 10, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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November 17, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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November 24, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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December 1, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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December 8, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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December 15, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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December 22, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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December 29, 2020 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Massekhet Taanit: Massekhet Taanit Event
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Rabbi Jeffrey Saks is the founding director of ATID – The Academy for Torah Initiatives and Directions in Jewish Education, in Jerusalem, and its WebYeshiva.org program. He is the Editor of the journal Tradition, Series Editor of The S.Y. Agnon Library at The Toby Press, and Director of Research at the Agnon House in Jerusalem. A three-time graduate of Yeshiva University (BA, MA, Semicha), Rabbi Saks has published widely on Jewish thought, education, and literature (see www.webyeshiva.org/rabbisaks).