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Forbidden Marriages

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A woman wanted to marry a Kohen, but the marriage was prohibited by Torah. We looked for a loophole, but there was none. After explaining all this to her, I continued (name changed to protect privacy): Since, besides being a rabbi that answers question, I...
Despite the social challenges that a mamzer faces, he is recognized as a full member of the Jewish nation and able to achieve spiritual greatness.
The child would not be a mamzer. A child born from an adulterous or incestuous relationship. A mamzer may only marry a person of similar progeny. Why? Because there are two kinds of forbidden relationships: 1. Relations between those who are forbidden to ...
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