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Invitation to the Talmud

Jacob Neusner

Invitation to the Talmud

A Teaching Book

by Jacob Neusner

  • 182 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Harper San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Talmud,
  • Jewish Religious Texts,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Religion,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Judaism - Sacred Writings,
  • Judaism,
  • Introductions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9234755M
    ISBN 100060661127
    ISBN 109780060661120

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Invitation to the Talmud by Jacob Neusner Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a great book. What it will NOT do is teach you the Talmud; what it WILL do is teach you how to study the Talmud, or if you are not intending to study the Talmud, it will give you a taste of what studying the Talmud in earnest is like.

Well-written and informative, this invitation is thorough and very organized/5(6). Invitation to the Talmud: A Teaching Book. A new edition of the finest introduction to the Talmud, the greatest document of Judaism, presented in both Hebrew and English.4/5.

About the author () Jacob Neusner is Research Professor of Religion and Theology at Bard College and Senior Fellow of the Institute of Advanced Theology at Bard. He has published more than Invitation to the Talmud: A Teaching Book. by Jacob Neusner. Harper & Row. $ Sir Moses Montefiore was supposedly once asked by a Gentile friend: “If the commandments of Judaism and Christianity are the same, wherein lies the difference?” “The difference,” he is said to have replied, “is that we obey them.”.

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Invitation To The Talmud: A Teaching Book PDF This book invites the reader to try to get in the Talmud. Nowadays, people are scarcely able to try. They do not know how to begin or where. Invitation to the Talmud: a teaching book by Neusner, Jacob, Publication date Topics Talmud, Talmud, Talmud, Talmud, Einführung Publisher New York, Harper & Row Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; china Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in : Her writing is completely different from her Tom books but I actually like the Stephanie King books better. As for The Invitation (The Murder Game in the UK), my mind was absolutely blown the whole book.

I love the writing and it took me less than a day to finish the whole book. I felt like it was a modern, British take on the game/movie Clue/5(64). LIST OF TALMUDIC BOOKS. The are six main parts of the Talmud: I. ZERAIM: concerning seeds.

It treats of seeds, fruits, herbs, trees; of the public and domestic use of fruits, of different seeds, etc. MOED: concerning festivals. It treats of the time when the Sabbath and other festivals are to begin, ended and celebrated. III. Home > Better World Books > Invitation to the Talmud: A Teaching Book Note: Cover may not represent actual copy or condition available.

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The Talmud is a daunting sea of literature, and understanding all of its intricacies is not an easy task, even for seasoned scholars of Judaic studies. In this book, Jacob Neusner invites uninitiated readers to learn more about the structure and text of the Talmud in order to better understand its concepts.

In this book, Neusner takes a single chapter of the talmud (5th chapter of brachot), and analyzes the text in the Mishnah, Tosefta, Babylonian Talmud, and Palestinian Talmud. For each of them he translates the text into English, and goes through it critically in his standard outline form.4/5(1).

Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. INVITATION TO TALMUD: A TEACHING BOOK (SOUTH FLORIDA STUDIES IN HISTORY OF JUDAISM) By Jacob Neusner **Mint Condition**.

The Babylonian Talmud --Introducing the Talmud --Where to begin --A page of the Talmud --Some more essential facts --The elements of the chapter --The chapter as a whole Talmud thinking and us -- Hebrew text of Talmudic passages -- Bibliographical supplement: "Go study" -- Current events in the study of Rabbinic Sources -- Lists of Hebrew.

Invitation to the Game is a science-fiction book written by Monica has recently been published as The Game. The book is a hard science fiction dystopian novel set ina time when machines and robots perform most jobs and children go to government schools.

Because of this, very few people are employed, with many people living on a social welfare system for Author: Monica Hughes. Torah and Talmud. by Our Readers. To the Editor: My thanks to Jeffrey Marsh for his gracious and accurate review of my book, Invitation to the Talmud [Books in Review, September ] My answer to Mr.

Marsh’s quite legitimate question—must not study be intimately connected with the forms of observance?—is yes.

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The world of Talmud is an exceedingly complex one; a first entry into it through books is like looking up a word in a foreign‑language dictionary. Every choice the dictionary offers is in some sense a translation of the word in question, but only one really captures the correct meaning in context; others may amount to grotesque : Robert Goldenberg.

The Talmud (/ ˈ t ɑː l m ʊ d,-m ə d, ˈ t æ l-/; Hebrew: תַּלְמוּד ‎) is the central text of Rabbinic Judaism and the primary source of Jewish religious law and Jewish theology. Until the advent of modernity, in nearly all Jewish communities, the Talmud was the centerpiece of Jewish cultural life and was foundational to "all Jewish thought and aspirations", serving also as.

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Related Reading. THE ESSENTIAL TALMUD by Adin Steinsaltz; INVITATION TO THE TALMUD: A TEACHING BOOK by Jacob Neusner; THE MIND OF THE TALMUD. Outside Aphrodite’s Bathhouse: On Rachel Neis, The Sense of Sight in Rabbinic Culture: Jewish Ways of Seeing in Late Antiquity, Cambridge University Press,by Zachary Braiterman As a devoted reader, I was flattered by Yitz and Shai’s invitation to review for The Talmud Blog the new book by Rachel Neis, arguably the first full length study ever on .