Saturday, September 02, 2006

Daf Yomi - Yoma 87 - Who Saved Aharon's Two Sons?

The righteous not only benefit themselves but also to their descendants. It was in Aharon's merit that his two other sons remained alive. The Maharsha asks from a Midrash in Parshas Ekev where it is evident that the tefillah of Moshe is what saved Elozar and Isomar?

2 comments:

Big Moish said...

did they commit the same sin as Nodov and Avihu?

ben said...

pashtus they did not commit any sin but they were nitfas on the sins of their brothers. not clear why though.