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Reading the rabbis

David Kraemer

Reading the rabbis

the Talmud as literature

by David Kraemer

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York, Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Talmud -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid Kraemer.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx,165p. ;
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22268788M
    ISBN 100195096231

      According to a literal reading of the Bible, Slifkin’s critics argue, the world was created in six days and is only 5, years old. Ultra-Orthodox rabbis objected to the Hirsch-Reinman book.   Women, here is what I have found: Reading Ezekiel by itself without a guide is a nightmare. Listen to the rabbis and don't do it. On the other hand, reading Ezekiel in .

    A Rabbi’s Daughter is a semi-autobiographical novel about three generations of strong women, even though the title points to the importance of the patriarch, the Rabbi. Avigail Graetz draws inspiration from her own upbringing, as a rabbi’s daughter in Israel, to tell the story of Elisheva and the relationships with the women in her life. Since the Book of Ruth ends with the genealogy of David, whose forbearer Ruth was, it has been suggested that it is read on Shavuot because there is a legend that David died on Shavuot. Another reason for the reading of Ruth on Shavuot is that its story takes place at harvest time, and Shavuot also occurs at the time of the spring harvest. Rabbi Shapira heads the Od Yosef Chai Yeshiva in the town of Yitzhar in the Shomron region. His associates say the reason for the arrest is likely his new book, The Torah of the King.

    Jonathan Magonet comes to the Bible with enthusiasm, wit and infectious humour rare in Bible scholars. As a rabbi he brings the insights of two thousand years of Jewish Bible exegesis, but combines them with the critical skills of today's literary analysis of biblical texts. He draws off his own creativity as poet and songwriter both to read the biblical text and use it as a springboard for 1/5(1).   The Rabbi's Daughter by Reva Mann In this honest, daring, and compulsively readable memoir, Reva Mann paints a portrait of herself as a young . Many people begin learning about Judaism by reading a book. Asterisks (*) by a title indicate that they are good "starter" books. There are 4 sections to this page: A Current Book (or two) recommended by our readers Books our local rabbis have suggested for those seeking to convert A section on Jewish novels.


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