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Where Theft Meets Faith

The Talmud on Theft and Robbery, Lesson 3

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Where Theft Meets Faith: The Talmud on Theft and Robbery, Lesson 3

In this Talmud class we delve into the underlying reasoning behind the varying types of penalization—concentrating on the fourfold, and fivefold payments, and thereby discover new layers in committing theft.
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Talmud, Tractate Bava Kamma, Theft, Stealing

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Anonymous U.K. January 23, 2016

Souls Theft causing a soul distress

Theft of an animal is the theft of another soul, distress to the owners soul and loss of work

X2 For distress of the soul (owner)
X2 kidnap of a soul
X1 for loss of work Reply

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