Batsheva Sherman

Batsheva Sherman is director of the Yad L'isha Legal Aid Center and Hotline for Women in the Rabbinical Courts at the Ohr Torah Stone institutions. She is an attorney, a graduate of Bar-Ilan University (LL.B.) and of the Advocates in the Rabbinical Courts Program.

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The concepts explicated in this entry constitute the various stages in the Jewish marriage process. These stages have various The legal corpus of Jewish laws and observances as prescribed in the Torah and interpreted by rabbinic authorities, beginning with those of the Mishnah and Talmud.halakhic and legal implications. The beginning of the marriage process is the stage of The first stage in the marriage process, in which the man and woman commit to marry each other in the future.shiddukhin, in which the man and woman promise to marry each other in the future. Kiddushin and nissu’in create the legal bond of marriage between husband and wife, the beginning of the bond being established by kiddushin and its completion being accomplished through nissu’in.

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