Shabbos 40 - Perek Kira: Bathing on Shabbos and the Concept of Bizuy Mitzvah, Brain Death
- 1 hr 20 min 49 sec
Series: Daily Shiur
References: Shabbat: 40a, Shabbat: 40b
The gemara speaks about the decrees made concerning bathing on Shabbos. Rav Tendler then introduces the topic of Bizuy Mitzvah, laws concerning the disgraceful treatment of mitzvot. This also leads to a discussion on medical issues surrounding brain death and organ donation.