This afternoon (3/21/22), in our Rambam Bekius chavurah, we set out to begin our Pesach learning. I say "set out" because the bulk of shiur was spent reviewing a very important methodological point: why the Mishneh Torah must be learned in conjunction with the Written Torah. This led to a discussion of the relationship bewteen the Mishnah and the Mishneh Torah, and how the Mishneh Torah differs from other halachic works written before and after. Although this covered a lot of material we discussed in the past, it was a good review. We concluded by beginning to read the pesukim in Chumash about Korban Pesach, which we'll finish tomorrow, after which we'll go through the mitzvos in the Sefer ha'Mitzvos (בג"ה).
רמב"ם - משנה תורה: הקדמה א,לז-לט
רמב"ם - פירוש המשניות, מנחות ד:א
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