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By Jacob Neusner

ISBN-10: 0773535209

ISBN-13: 9780773535206

During this identify Jacob Neusner maintains his undertaking of creating transparent the significance of the 1st six centuries of the typical period within the historical past of Judaism.

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When R. Ishmael b. Phabi died, the splendor of the priesthood came to an end. N. When Rabbi died, modesty and fear of sin came to an end. O. R. Pinhas b. Yair says, “When the Temple was destroyed, associates became ashamed and so did free men, and they covered their heads. P. “And wonder-workers became feeble. And violent men and big takers grew strong. Q. “And none expounds and none seeks [learning] and none asks. I R. “Upon whom shall we depend? ” S. R. Eliezer the Great says, “From day on which the Temple was destroyed, sages began to be like scribes, and scribes like ministers, and ministers like ordinary folk.

Ishmael b. Phabi died, the splendor of the priesthood came to an end. N. When Rabbi died, modesty and fear of sin came to an end. O. R. Pinhas b. Yair says, “When the Temple was destroyed, associates became ashamed and so did free men, and they covered their heads. P. “And wonder-workers became feeble. And violent men and big takers grew strong. Q. “And none expounds and none seeks [learning] and none asks. I R. “Upon whom shall we depend? ” S. R. Eliezer the Great says, “From day on which the Temple was destroyed, sages began to be like scribes, and scribes like ministers, and ministers like ordinary folk.

All authors and authorships (textual communities) concurred that Moses set forth God’s word in God’s language. To that all parties responded. That shared foundation validates the entire enterprise of comparison, forming the shared premise that permits contrast. In these six contexts of comparison the Mishnah proves remarkable for its vitality, its imaginative power to extend the law from cases to rules, from topical rules to abstract principles. Document by document the Mishnah presents topics that are systematically set forth in prior codes.

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