The Concise Code of Jewish Law: Compiled from Kitzur Shulḥan Aruch and Traditional Sources : a New Translation with Introd. and Halachic Annotations Based on Contemporary Responsa, Volume 2

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Gersion Appel
KTAV Publishing House, Inc., Jan 1, 1989 - Religion - 550 pages
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Contents

The SabbathA Memorial of Gods Creation of the Universe3
3
Constructive Work Prohibited II The SabbathA Sign of Gods Choice of Israel
5
Universal in Its Message Singular in Observance
6
The SabbathA Day of Rest and Holiness
7
A Model for Ideal Living
8
Four Elements Comprising the Sabbath
9
The SabbathA Portent of a Day That Is All Sabbath
14
Foretokening the Messianic Era and the World to Come
15
Dyeing
170
Spinning
172
Making Meshes
173
Separating the Threads
174
Tying a Knot
175
Untying a Knot
176
Sewing
177
Tearing
179

Treasured by Israel Through the Ages
17
Welcoming the Sabbath Prayers and Reading of the Torah on the Sabbath
19
The Holiness of the Sabbath
21
Preparing for the Sabbath
25
Contracting Before the Sabbath for Work By a NonJew
38
Travel By Boat on the Sabbath
45
Lighting the Sabbath Candles
48
Prayers on the Sabbath and Festivals
60
Kiddush and the Sabbath Meals
72
Reading the Torah on the Sabbath and Festivals
88
Reading the Maftir and Haftarah
99
Principal Classes of Labor Forbidden on the Sabbath
105
The Nature of Melachah
107
Plowing
122
Sowing
123
Reaping
125
Binding Sheaves
128
Threshing
129
Winnowing
133
Selecting
134
Sifting
140
Grinding
141
Kneading
144
Baking and Cooking
147
Shearing
165
Cleaning
166
Combing Raw Materials
169
Trapping
181
Slaughtering
184
Skinning
185
Tanning
186
Marking
187
Scraping and Smoothening
188
Cutting
190
Writing
191
Erasing
198
Building
200
Demolishing
205
Kindling a Fire
206
Electrical Equipment and Appliances
210
Extinguishing a Fire
218
Striking the Final Hammer Blow
221
Carrying
229
Some of the Melachot Forbidden on the Sabbath
239
Four Domains With Regard to the Sabbath
285
Enclosure of an Area for Dwelling Purposes
297
Carrying Out Belongings in Case of Fire
311
Muktzeh and Additional Sabbath Laws
317
Sources and References
421
Notation on nx mao by Rabbi Aaron Soloveichik
489
Glossary
497
Index of Subjects
507
Index of Passages Cited
523
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