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Rabbanit Yael Shimoni

Rabbanit Shimoni has learned at Migdal Oz, Matan, and the Susi Bradfield Womenโ€™s Institute for Halakhic Leadership at Midreshet Lindenbaum. She holds a BFA from Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design and a BEd in Torah Shebeโ€™al Peh and Jewish Thought from Herzog College. She is currently studying towards an MA in Jewish Thought Education at Herzog College. Rabbanit Shimoni taught gemara and halakha at Pelech High School and served as a ramit for shana bet at Migdal Oz. She directs Meshivat Nefesh, the online responsa program of the rabbaniyot of Beit Hillel. She is also a plastic artist and member of โ€œA Studio of Her Own.

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Can Torah Teachers Get Paid? – Gefet 48

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / December 1, 2022 | ื–ืณ ื‘ื›ืกืœื• ืชืฉืคืดื’

In our sugya, it is mentioned that it is forbidden to take a fee for teaching Torah. How do we explain the existence of the…

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Gefet 47 – A Neder and an Aggada

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / November 27, 2022 | ื’ืณ ื‘ื›ืกืœื• ืชืฉืคืดื’
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Gefet 46 – What is the Difference Between a Vow and an Oath

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / November 11, 2022 | ื™ืดื– ื‘ืžืจื—ืฉื•ื•ืŸ ืชืฉืคืดื’
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Gefet 45 – Already Sworn at Mount Sinai

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / November 3, 2022 | ื˜ืณ ื‘ืžืจื—ืฉื•ื•ืŸ ืชืฉืคืดื’
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Gefet 44 – The Three Oaths

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / October 25, 2022 | ืœืณ ื‘ืชืฉืจื™ ืชืฉืคืดื’

At the end of Masechet Ketubot, there is a famous sugya – the three oaths (shevuot), which stands at the center of the controversy over…

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Gefet 43 – Do You Need to Repent for Sins Committed as a Child?

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / September 30, 2022 | ื”ืณ ื‘ืชืฉืจื™ ืชืฉืคืดื’
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Can One Make a Stipulation Against Biblical Law – Gefet 42

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / August 31, 2022 | ื“ืณ ื‘ืืœื•ืœ ืชืฉืคืดื‘
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On Belief and Trust of Witnesses – Gefet 41

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / July 28, 2022 | ื›ืดื˜ ื‘ืชืžื•ื– ืชืฉืคืดื‘
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When and Why Do We Marry? Gefet 40

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / July 12, 2022 | ื™ืดื’ ื‘ืชืžื•ื– ืชืฉืคืดื‘

The first pages of Tractate Ketubot deal with the question of when to get married. In today’s Gefet we will discover that perhaps the question…

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Siyum Masechet Yevamot – Gefet 39

By Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / July 5, 2022 | ื•ืณ ื‘ืชืžื•ื– ืชืฉืคืดื‘
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