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Judaism : The E-Book
A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to Sodom
As an illustration of the phenomena of “filtered absorption” or “controlled incorporation” of Greek and Roman culture into late classical Judaism, this article focuses on the depiction of Abraham’sExpand
Reading Jewish Religious Texts
Introduction. Chapter One: Prayers and Liturgical Texts. Chapter Two: Aggadah and Midrash. Chapter Three: The Literature of Halakhic Discourse. Chapter Four: Jewish Bible Commentaries. Chapter Five:Expand
Ask Now Of The Days That Are Past
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Judaism: Contemporary Expressions
Rabbi Eleazar’s Peruṭah*
  • E. Segal
  • Philosophy
  • The Journal of Religion
  • 1 January 2005
Roy Rappaport has argued for a functionalist definition of ritual that would set it apart from other dimensions of human (or even nonhuman) behavior, or from other aspects of religious actions. HeExpand
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Jewish Perspectives on Restorative Justice
Judaism is a 'traditional' religion in that its revealed scriptures are mediated and interpreted by a historical tradition, known as the 'oral Torah.' The word 'Torah' means 'instruction' and isExpand