The Tefilah Podcast

How NOT to Daven (Avos 2:13) Part 2 - Krias Shema at Sunrise

March 29, 2022 Rabbi Matt Schneeweiss Season 7 Episode 16
The Tefilah Podcast
How NOT to Daven (Avos 2:13) Part 2 - Krias Shema at Sunrise
Show Notes

This evening (3/29/22), in our tefilah shiur, we continued our analysis of the mishnah in Avos we began last week. After reviewing the facts and questions, we focused on the first clause: "be careful in krias shema." We developed three approaches: one based on Rabbeinu Yonah, who learns this as a reference to saying Krias Shema at haneitz, another based on the Abravanel, who learns this as an explanation of how krias shema prepares us for tefilah, and a third original approach.
אבות פרק ב משנה יג
רבינו יונה - אבות ב:יג
ברכות דף ט עמוד ב עם פירוש רש"י והמאירי
תורה תמימה - במדבר כח:ב, אות ב
אברבנאל - נחלת אבות ב:יג
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