ברירה: על בחירה והשגחה – גפת 29
Rabbanit Yael Shimoni / September 15, 2020
This week the daf yomi encountered (on dapim 36-37) a discussion about a concept which arises multiple times in the Talmud - יש או אין ברירה. Join Rabbanit Yael Shimoni in this week’s גפת בדף היומי as she explores the sugya through the different understandings of Rashi and Tosafot, whose ideas are rooted in the broader issues of choice and predetermination. Watch the shiur (in Hebrew) with its accompanying presentation -
Rabbanit Yael Shimoni
Rabbanit Shimoni has learned at Migdal Oz, Matan, and the Susi Bradfield Women’s Institute for Halakhic Leadership at Midreshet Lindenbaum. She holds a BFA from Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design and a BEd in Torah Shebe’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 “A Studio of Her Own.