The Capital Punishments Have Not Disappeared
- 29 min 12 sec
References: Ketuvot: 30a, Ketuvot: 30b, Makot: 10b, Sanhedrin: 15b, Sanhedrin: 45a, Sanhedrin: 45b, Sotah: 8b
Yeshivat Har Etzion: The Gemara declares that even after the Sanhedrin has stopped functioning, God continues to exact justice, carrying out equivalent punishments against criminals. This shiur explores this topic and what it teaches us about the nature of punishment in general and each specific capital punishment.