For a definition and description of Talmud please click on this link: Talmud.. Information on the Levirate Marriage laws can be found here. Levirate Marriage. Definition and further explanation of Mamzer, the "unsuitable" can be found here: Mamzer.
From these few verses in this weeks parasha, hundreds upon hundreds of pages of rules and regulations have evolved.
Sending out blessings and prayers to those commemorating the loss of loved ones on 9/11/2011 as we all mourn those who have died since then as a result of the terror unleashed on that day.