Day: January 23, 2021

Pesachim 63

In today’s daf (Pesachim 63b) we read of a disagreement concerning the efficacy of התראת ספק – which has been variously translated as a ‘doubtful’ (Soncino), ‘questionable’ (Artscroll) or ‘uncertain’ (Steinsaltz-Koren) warning. To give some context, for a punishment to be meted out by the Jewish court, the prohibited action for which the individual is…