Pesachim 17 – פסחים יז

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Today’s Daf Yomi Question:

Levi exempts even oil and wine from Tuma’h.  Rashi cites the oil of Menachos.  Why not also the oil for the Menorah?

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One thought on “Pesachim 17 – פסחים יז

  1. I have 2 possible answers
    1. משקה בית מדבחיא only applies to oil that was used on the Mizbaech
    2. Gemara concludes that Levi must hold like Shmuel who says that the Mashkim can become Tamei; they just can’t be Metamei

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