Marrying a woman for her money or looks

Shiur #75 in Rav Aharon Kahn’s Hashkafah Series Based on Mishlei with Biur HaGra.

Content Description: Insight into the importance of attaining a high valuation of Torah from a young age. The vision of Klal Yisroel, that the ideal occupation of males is to be learning Torah, must be shared by both men and women in order for the males to succeed. The problem of marrying a woman purely for her money or looks. Discussion of hybrid intent.

Citations: Besides the commentaries related to Mishlei, the following sources are also referenced in this shiur: Rambam Hilchos Issurei Biah 21:32, found in the source packets on page 1, and Aruch HaShulchan Even HaEzer 2:1, found in the source packets on page 1, and Teshuvas Yabia Omer 6th chelek, Even HaEzer, 14th siman, 8th os, found in the source packets on pages 1-4.

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