Category Archives: Daf Yomi Ketuvoth

Rabbi Danny Myers Daf Yomi Ketuvoth 52a ‘Pidyon Shvuiim’

The Gemara discusses the Halachot of Pidyon Shvuim; the S”A writes that there is no greater Mitzvah then Pidyon Shvuiim. Sources: 1) Ketuvoth 52a 14 lines from the bottom 2) S”A Yoreh Daiah 252:1-4

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Rabbi Danny Myers Daf Yomi Ketuvoth 51a ‘A couple’s obligations towards each other’

The Gemara discusses the various obligations a couple has towards each other. Sources: 1) Ketuvoth 51a Mishna 2) Hilchot Ishut 24:19-21

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Rabbi Danny Myers Daf Yomi Ketuvoth 50a ‘Can a wealthy individual give more then a fifth to Zedaka?’

The Gemara writes that there is an Issur for one to give more then a fifth of his wealth to Zedaka, so that he himself does not become impoverished. Does this restriction apply even to an Ashir Muflag, one who more »

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Rabbi Danny Myers Daf Yomi Ketuvoth 49b ‘Using Maasair money for tuition’

The Geamara discusses one’s financial obligations towards his children. Can one consider some of these expenditures-such as tutition-as Maasair? Sources: 1) Ketuvoth 49b 10th line from the top 2) S”A Even Haezer 71:1 3) S”A Yoreh Daiah 245:4-6 4) Shach more »

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Rabbi Danny Myers Daf Yomi Ketuvoth 48a ‘A Chatan’s obligation to support his wife’

The Gemara discusses the Chattan’s obligation to support his wife. It is important for every Chattan to remember that it is HIS obligation to sustain his Kallah. It is true that she can CHOOSE to sustain him so that he more »

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