The Oven of Akhnai

Majority Rule: Continued


What if the majority is wrong?



psak halacha

trayf- not fit for ritual use

Akhnai- coiled snake

All the sages stood around rabbi Eliezer (in a "coil") screaming, "Your wrong!"

What happens when you break and place sad in the cracks? is it trayf?

we dont get our laws from walking trees, we don't get our laws from water!

Rabbi E. says, "god will prove me right!"(GOD said,"The law agrees with Rabbi E. everywhere!")