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00:00 Why do we say the blessings of the second day of yom tov because of a safek?
02:29 How did Rahav merit to marry Joshua?
04:19 Why do people say the Song of Songs before Shabbos?
09:04 How do Jews choose their leaders?
14:18 If someone is killed because they are Jewish, do they have the status of harugei malchus?
23:16 Can we derive definitions from Torah stories to apply to our lives?
29:55 What special connection does the Kotel have to answering prayers?
37:39 Should one daven the same nusach as his yeshiva?
44:24 How was Rahav's house still there after the walls fell?
47:03 How can Hashem determine the steps of man at the same time He leads man on the path that man chooses?
48:32 How do we understand Psalm 137?
55:16 If someone works so hard but does not succeed, how is that good?
1:01:39 In an auction, and there is a higher bid at the same time the auctioneer accepts a bid, what happens?
1:06:01 What is a reyd?
1:08:10 Could the Rav speak about the sons of the maidservants?
1:10:25 Could the Rav speak about Rachel Imenu?
1:17:37 What does the Torah say about Jews in non-Jewish politics?
1:21:58 Do the annihilatory laws of conquest of Eretz Yisrael apply to modern wars of the state of Israel?
1:30:27 Is an open marriage considered a marriage?
1:32:08 Is there an idea that a year that begins with Shabbos Rosh Hashanah is either very bad or very good?
1:33:50 How can we ensure that we don't forget the spiritual focus that came from this war?