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Giving away the rewards for mitzvos. The Yissochor-Zevulun relationship
Shiur #53 in Rav Aharon Kahn’s Hashkafah Series Based on Mishlei with Biur HaGra.
Content Description: Further discussion of giving away the rewards for one's mitzvos. Earning reward for the mitzvas chessed of supporting Torah learners, versus sharing or splitting reward for the actual learning, on account of supporting the learner. Insights into the mechanics of the Yissochor-Zevulun contract. Contrasting that relationship with selling a share in one's Olam HaBa, for material gain.
Citations: The following sources are referenced in this shiur: Teshuvas Yabia Omer, 7th chelek, Yoreh De'ah siman 17, found in the source packets on pages 1-3, and Teshuvas Meishiv Davar, 3rd chelek, siman 14, found in the source packets on pages 3-4.