Saturday, August 30, 2008

Transcending one's legal obligations


"A man sold land to Rav Pappa, in order to get money with which to purchase oxen. In the end he didn’t need the money, and Rav Pappa returned his land; Rav Pappa acted beyond the line of the law."

(Talmud, Ketuvot 97a)

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