Saturday, May 5, 2012
Me'ila 15 – How Misappropriations Combine
Actually, the last rule is the biggest unexpected teaching of them all, and it should be sufficient to teach just that, and we would deduce the rest. However, the first part of the rule mentions meat left over, which is specific to sacrifices, and thus had to be taught separately.
The five different components of burned offering: meat, forbidden fat, flour, wine, and oil – all combine with one another for form a complete olive volume for misappropriation. The six components of a thanksgiving offering – the five above plus loaves – also combine.
Art: Italian School - A Still Life Of A Lemon And Seeds, A Terracotta Jar, A Plate