Rambam Bekius

On Publicizing One's Sins (Hilchos Teshuvah 2:5)

September 14, 2021 Rabbi Matt Schneeweiss
Rambam Bekius
On Publicizing One's Sins (Hilchos Teshuvah 2:5)
Show Notes

This afternoon (9/14/21) we attempted to answer the questions we raised yesterday. Using a combination of our own minds and the sources provided by R' Qafih in his digest, we were able to arrive at a decent understanding of two ways to learn the Rambam. We had a nice tangential discussion about the tension between the notion that our sins are completely erased by teshuvah and the idea of "my sin is before me always." We ended off with a reexamination of the classic question, "What is teshuvah gemurah?" for which we came up with two closely related answers.
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מקורות:
רמב"ם - משנה תורה, ספר המדע, הלכות תשובה ב:ב,ה (עם הערות הרב יוסף קאפח)
תלמוד בבלי - יומא דף פו עמוד ב (עם פירוש רש"י והמאירי)
רמב"ם - משנה תורה, ספר זמנים, הלכות תעניות ד:א-ב
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