The Talmud on Inheritance 

This brand new four-part Talmud series will present a Talmudic perspective on principles related to inheritance, including the rights of the firstborn, and the types of properties eligible to be passed on to children – as discussed in the eighth chapter of tractate Bava Batra.

The Rights of the Firstborn – June 16th
The ‘Double Portion’ Principle

Probable Income – June 23rd
Properties Eligible for Inheritance 

Loans and Debts – July 14th
Responsibility of Children

Inheritance or Gift? – July 21st
Defining the 'Double Portion'

Instructor: Rabbi Binyomin Bitton 

Thursdays, 7:15-8:15 pm
The Jewish Academy
1260 Howe Street 

Rabbi Binyomin Bitton is the founder and Dean of the Jewish Academy. His Talmud lectures recently went virtual on Jewish.TV, the largest's Jewish video and audio site, to's 1.8 million unique monthly visitors.