Jewish law from Moses to the Mishnah
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Jewish law from Moses to the Mishnah from Bible to Torah by Jacob Neusner

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Published by Hiram College in Hiram, Ohio .
Written in English


  • Jewish law -- History,
  • Judaism -- History -- Post-exilic period, 586 B.C.-210 A.D,
  • Rabbinical literature -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

StatementJacob Neusner.
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p. ;
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22388797M

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The Mishnah and God’s Law to Moses [Jewish] education.” Why would a book with such an obscure style become so important? Part of the answer lies in this statement made in the Mishnah: “Moses received Torah at Sinai and handed it on to Joshua, Joshua to elders, and elders to prophets. And prophets handed it on to the men of the great. The Mishnah or Mishna (/ ˈ m ɪ ʃ n ə /; Hebrew: מִשְׁנָה, "study by repetition", from the verb shanah שנה, or "to study and review", also "secondary") is the first major written collection of the Jewish oral traditions known as the "Oral Torah".It is also the first major work of rabbinic literature. The Mishnah was redacted by Judah the Prince at the beginning of the third. The Mishnah The Mishnah. Rabbi Judah the Prince was not only wealthy and head of the Sanhedrin. His greatest accomplishment transcended the time in which he lived. That was Mishnah. The Mishnah is the first written record of what was the Oral Law. As the name implies, the Oral Law was never written down as a formalized text or permanent record.   The Everything Torah Book presents the tenets of the Jewish faith in an easy-to-understand reference. Fascinating insights into the history, stories, parables, and personalities that are featured in this sacred scripture will bring teachings to life. Regardless of your faith, The Everything Torah Book offers a wonderful insight into Jewish culture/5(9).

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