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1)

Why does the Torah incorporate a prohibition against giving rulings after drinking wine?

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Seforno: Because wine captivates a person's heart, causing him to forget. 1


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As the Pasuk writes in Mishlei, 31:5.

QUESTIONS ON RASHI

2)

Rashi writes that a Chacham who gives rulings after drinking wine is not Chayav Misah. What is the reason? This was taught together with entering the Mikdash after drinking, for which there is Misah!

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Rashi: Because, with reference to the Kohanim, the Torah writes in Bamidbar 18:1 "Atah u'Vanecha Itach ... v'Lo Samusu", to preclude a Rav from Misah.

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