Tractate Sanhedrin: Commentary and Study...

SANHEDRIN (“ Court”): Name of a treatise of the Mishnah, Tosefta, and both Talmudim. It stands fourth in the order Nezikin in most editions, and is divided into eleven chapters containing seventy-one paragraphs in all. It treats chiefly of courts and their powers, of qualifications for the office of judge, and of legal procedure and criminal law.

Preface It is with great joy that Torah Lishmah Institute presents Trac-tate Sanhedrin, the third volume of the Master a Mesikhta Series. We are gratified with the manner in which the first volumes have been received. People from all walks of life have hailed these sfarim. While the needs of scholar and laymen are different, each has found many aspects of the sfarim to be ideally suited for their needs. On the basis of the many suggestions that we have received, we have included the text of the gmara in this volume. I wish to acknowledge two exceptional works on Tractate Sanhe-drin which I used as basic resource texts and recommend to the advanced reader. Einayim IMishpat by R. Yitzchak Arieli and Mar-goliyos haYam by R. Reuven Margoliyos. 1 wish to recognize and thank the following people for their sup-port of the Master a Mesikhta Series: Murray and Renata Alon Dr. Mordechai and Elaine Bodenheimer Malcolm and Ruth Bromberg Paul and Flo Danzer Rabbi Dr. Joshua and Sarah Frankel l. z. n. haRav Reuven b. Yehoshua, ztz l Rabbi Israel and Sima Ingberman Leon and Gloria Lauterbach Jules Leventhal Glenn and Ruth Miller Otto and Ina Pretsfelder Henry and Pari Schwartz Dr. Norman and Judy Sohn Herman and Jan Taub Congregation Ohab Zedek, Yonkers, NY Young Israel of Forest Hills Burt Loebmann in loving memory of Fred Loebmann z l V

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Front Matter Title page Copyright page PrefaceTorah Lishmah InstituteHow to make best use of this seferTable of Contents Contents The Legal SystemSANHEDRINBackgroundJurisdictionThe Lishkas haGazis: The Sanctity of PlaceLower Temple CourtsEstablishing Lower CourtsR. Yehuda: Supreme Tribunal CourtsCourts of Twenty-ThreeCourt of ThreeCourt of FiveThe Status of Judges: Mumchin, Mumchin l'Rabim, HedyotosRishonimR. Acha does not require the one judge to be a mumcJUDGEMENT VERSUS MEDIATIOOTHER LEGAL ALTERNATIVESTHE MONARCHYGO'EL HADAMKIPPARATIONALE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF ALL OF THE REMEDIEHEAVENLY RETRIBUTIONMeta-Legal Insights into the Contents of the Tractate Meta-Legal PerspectivesR. MeR. YehudaStructural AnalysiAGGADAOrder of the MishnaSanhedrin: Chapter One MishnaG'maraReasons for proclaiming a leap year
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