Blessings and prayers, focusing on Shema and the Amidah.
Leaving crops in the corner of a field for the poor to take and other agricultural gifts to the poor.
Produce from one who is suspected to have neglected tithing and the requirement to tithe it.
Required donations of agricultural produce to priestly households and its sacred status.
The seventh year of the agricultural cycle, when working the land is prohibited and debts are forgiven.
Prohibited mixtures of certain seeds, plants, animals, or materials of clothing.
Separating tithes for priests, Levites, the poor, and for consumption in Jerusalem.
A tithe eaten in Jerusalem or exchanged for money to be used for purchasing food there.
Fruit growing on a tree in its first three years, when benefitting from the fruit is prohibited.
Dough separated when baking bread and given to priests.
Creative work prohibited on Shabbat and other laws that preserve the sanctity of the day.
Enclosures that legally expand the areas in which one can carry and travel on Shabbat. bbat.
Passover: ridding of chametz, the Paschal lamb offering, matzah, and the Seder.
Annual half-shekel donations to the Temple, administration and inventory of the Temple.
Yom Kippur: the High Priest’s preparation, the Temple service, the fast, and repentance.
The structure of and obligation to dwell in the sukkah, the four species, and celebrating the holiday in the Temple.
Holiday laws governing which objects can be used, how food is prepared, and what labor is permitted.
The declaration process for a new month in the Temple period, blowing the shofar, and Rosh Hashanah liturgy.
Praying for rain, fasting in times of drought, and annual fast days marking Jerusalem’s destruction.
Reading the scroll of Esther on Purim, synagogue rituals, and treatment of sacred objects.
Seder Nashim(Family law)
The mandated marriage of a widow to the brother of her childless husband and the alternative rite discharging that obligation.
The marital contract (Ketubah) and obligations between husband and wife.
Vows taken voluntarily, particularly those which forbid specific actions or objects.
The Nazarite, or one who vows abstinence from wine, haircuts, and ritual impurity generated from contact with corpses.
A woman suspected of adultery, the ritual determining her culpability, and other rituals involving recitation.
Laws relating to divorce, focusing on the get (bill of divorce) and its delivery.
Terse commentary included in the printed volumes of the Tosefta text.
References to parallel passages in rabbinic literature and citations of biblical verses quoted in the Tosefta.
Extensive commentary combining philological and historical research with analysis of the parts of rabbinic literature relevant to a given Tosefta passage.
Textual variants based on the Erfurt manuscript, Genizah fragments, an early printed edition of the Tosefta, and quotations of the Tosefta in commentaries of Rishonim.
About Lieberman EditionThe Lieberman edition of the Tosefta is an edition by Professor Shaul Lieberman, originally published in 1955. It includes the text of the Tosefta according to the Vienna codex (generally considered the most reliable manuscript), textual variants, references to parallel passages in talmudic literature, and both brief and elaborative commentaries.
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