Torah.org Home Subscribe Services Support Us
 

Kodshim

These are the individual tractates of Kodashim, the fifth order of the Mishna. These descriptions are not meant as halachic decisions. Please consult an Orthodox Rabbi for specific information.

  • Zevachim - The laws concerning the bringing of animal offerings in the Temple.
  • Menachos - The laws of meal offerings in the Temple.
  • Chulin - The laws of ritual slaughter (shechita) and kashrus.
  • Bechoros - The laws of the first born male child (both animal and human).
  • Erchin - The value of a pledge to the Temple "on my life/on my child's life" etc.
  • Temura - The (illegal) transfer of holiness from one potential animal sacrifice to another.
  • Krisos - The bringing of sin offerings or other offerings for the more serious sins.
  • Me'ila - The accidental personal use of Temple property.
  • Tamid - The laws of the daily service in the Temple.
  • Midos - A description of the second Temple in Jerusalem.
  • Kinim - The laws of bird offerings in the Temple.


Rabbi Boruch Clinton teaches at the Ottawa Torah Institute yeshiva high school and Machon Sarah high school for girls (both in Ottawa, Canada). You may reach him with comments and questions at bclinton@torah.org.

You can now read some of Rabbi Clinton's essays on Torah life at http://www.ncf.ca/~es625/essays

You can also buy his collection of essays on the Book of Shmuel (Samuel) in printed form at www.lulu.com/marbitzmedia

Copyright 2000 by Rabbi Boruch Clinton and Project Genesis, Inc.

 

ARTICLES ON BALAK:

View Complete List

Putting the Cart Before the Horse
Rabbi Pinchas Avruch - 5763

Moshe's Book and Bilam's Book
Shlomo Katz - 5763

Reflecting on G-d
Rabbi Moshe Peretz Gilden - 5762

> Don't Take it Personally!
Rabbi Eliyahu Hoffmann - 5761

Habit Forming
Rabbi Raymond Beyda - 5766

Bilam's Big Appetite
Shlomo Katz - 5760

Looking for a Chavrusah?

Lishmah or Lo Lishmah?
Rabbi Pinchas Winston - 5774

Jewish Dwellings
Rabbi Yisroel Ciner - 5760

Ph.D. in Morals
Rabbi Berel Wein - 5761

ArtScroll

The Fourth Patriarch
Rabbi Yisroel Ciner - 5761

Without Cover!
Rabbi Aron Tendler - 5762

A Good Kind of Cover-up
Rabbi Pinchas Winston - 5765

Frumster - Orthodox Jewish Dating

Was G-d Bilaam's Agent?
Rabbi Yissocher Frand - 5761

Pray for the 'Right' Person
Shlomo Katz - 5758

Balak: Can You See It?
Shlomo Katz - 5764

Listen To The Mocking Bird
Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetzky - 5756



Project Genesis

Torah.org Home


Torah Portion

Jewish Law

Ethics

Texts

Learn the Basics

Seasons

Features

TORAHAUDIO

Ask The Rabbi

Knowledge Base




Help

About Us

Contact Us



Free Book on Geulah!




Torah.org Home
Torah.org HomeCapalon.com Copyright Information