Kesubos 108: Paying for Someone Else’s Mishebeirach

Rabbi Mordechai Koster is presently a member of the kollel at Bais Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, where he receivedsemichah. He has written several seforim...

Daf Inspired: Kesubos 108 – A Good Kashya       

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Their father died, and there isn’t much of a yerusha to speak of.  Not even enough to support all of the...

Kesubos 107: Supporting the Newly Rich

Rabbi Mordechai Koster is presently a member of the kollel at Bais Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, where he receivedsemichah. He has written several seforim...

Daf Inspired: Kesubos 107 – What Do You Expect? 

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman The husband went abroad and his wife is demanding that Beis Din empower her to sell some of his property.  She...

Daf Inspired: Kesubos 106 – Thinking Out of the Box

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Eliyahu Ha’Navi often came to Rav Anan to teach him Torah, what we know as Tanna d’Bei Eliyahu. But when Rav...

Daf Inspired: Kesubos 105 – A Good Bribe

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Why can’t a dayan take a bribe?  This question is posed by Rava.  That’s right, Rava.  Probably the most oft-quoted Amorah...

Daf Inspired – Culling Gems of Inspiration from the Daf

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Kesubos 102 - Mazal Tov! Tenaim. In the time of Chazal, the tenaim (or pesikta, in the expression of the Gemara)...

Kesubos 101: Suspending Parental Support

Rabbi Mordechai Koster is presently a member of the kollel at Bais Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, where he receivedsemichah. He has written several seforim...

Daf Inspired – Culling Gems of Inspiration from the Daf

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Kesubos 101 - What it Means to Be a Jew It is atypical, to say the least, for the Rosh to speak...

Daf Inspired – Culling Gems of Inspiration from the Daf

By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Kesubos 100 - Generations When Rebi was going to nullify a Beis Din authorized sale of orphans' property because the price was...