The What & Why of Tzom Gedalya: Exploring the Story, Discovering the Practical Lessons
- 48 min 44 sec
Series: Daily Shiur
Venue: YU High School for Boys
References: Rosh Hashana: 18B, Nidah: 61A, Yoma: 38A, Yoma: 38B
After setting the historical background (from Yetzias Mitzrayim to Churban Bayis Rishon), this shiur explores the story of Gedalya, Yishmael and Yochanan (in Yirmeyahu 40-41) and the 2 perspectives that the Gemara offers - to discover practical avoda & focus for us on Tzom Gedalya.
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