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The Essential Talmud is a masterful introduction to the beliefs, attitudes, and “ The Essential Talmud” by Adin Steinsaltz (Basic Books), which has recently been . Introduction Au Talmud has 7 ratings and 2 reviews. Sameh said: تقييم النسخة العربية للكتابالكتاب جيد الى حد وان كان يحتاج الى تبسيط بعض المفاهيم وشرح ا. A masterful introduction to the to the great repository of Jewish wisdom, the Talmud In The Essential Talmud, the renowned Israeli scholar and teacher Rabbi .

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Set up a giveaway. So far, I have not read anything by him that I did not love! Since it was first published inthe Talmud Reference Guide has introduced thousands falmud people to the study of the books of Jewish law. Don’t like your audiobook? Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. For the beginner me the following to chapters provided the ‘AHA!!

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An Intro to Talmud by Adin Steinsaltz — Jewish And

A Parsha Anthology By: While the author makes assumptions at times, and certainly shows a reverent awe for the Talmud, he also is candid about the historical context and the authors. He often describe parts of the Talmud, for example how the Sages intrdouction tell stories, without providing examples.


A Selection Penguin Classics. The book tlamud divided into three sections which provide the reader with a general history of the Talmud, a description of the structure and content of the Talmud, and a broad discussion of how to approach the Talmud. Thus, there is steinsalltz a religious view on the Talmud within the book. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

A very readable translation of a book originally written in Hebrew.

Introduction Au Talmud

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Under its aegis, he has published to date 58 books on the Talmud, Jewish mysticism, religious thought, sociology, historical biography, and philosophy. As Rabbi Solomon S. Steinsaltz could have provided more examples.

Introduction Au Talmud by Adin Even-Israel Steinsaltz

One highlight for me was the distinction of Rabbis who rule on the side of “peace”, usually compromise between disputing parties, or on the side of Steinsaltz is very good at enlivening the history and breaking down the contents of this vital Jewish text. Lists with This Book.

A book of profound scholarship and concise pedagogy, The Essential Talmud succinctly describes the Talmud’s history, structure, and methodology. Introductiin Essential Talmud, like several other works by RabbiSteinsaltz, has become a modern Jewish classic.


The history of compilation doesn’t mention, for example, any clear historical context for the first group of sages, and while Steinsaltz s I was frustrated in reading this, in part because I wasn’t sure who the audience was. Get access to the Member Daily Deal. The Major Teachings of the Rabbinic Sages.

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Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. This book will not teach you the Talmud, it will prepare you to understand and to learn from the Talmud.

Aya Muhammad marked it as to-read Dec 03, This expanded edition features a historical overview of life in the times of the Talmud and an in-depth look at the content and appearance of talmdu original Talmudic page. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Don’t let the paperback-binded pages fool you- this guy doesn’t waste words. No trivia or quizzes yet. Johanna rated it liked it May 25,