Conversion of Judaism: The Unique Perspective of the Bavli on Conversion and the Construction of Jewish Identity
Or we became Very Bad Boys, at least for a while: wild, longer hair than most, ready to try and do just about anything, and it was only because of our Rabbinic
heritage that Mothers let us take out their daughters.
The CJV, directed by prominent rabbinic
leaders and representing hundreds of rabbis across North America, aims to "articulate an authentic Jewish perspective on current events, and [promote] Jewish values through writing and teaching derived from traditional Jewish thought.
In the present study I explore the relationship between these dual dimensions of discipline within Jewish wisdom traditions and early rabbinic
Note also that the term Moshe Rabbenu only appears in post-Mishnaic literature, once the rabbinic
class was already established.
Fraade, among the leading scholars in the held of early rabbinic
interpretation and thought in comparative context, brings together a number of his most important studies, almost all of them previously published.
To complement the many studies of rabbinic
creativity in Europe, Zohar surveys the phenomenon in response to changes in modern Iraq, Syria, and Egypt.
Narinskaya undertakes this by comparing Ephrem's exegetical and hermeneutical strategies to those found in rabbinic
An analysis of the voting body, the factors at play and how religious Zionists could have gotten one Chief Rabbinic
seat, rather than losing both to the hareidi candidates, Rabbi David Lau of United Torah Judaism and Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef of Shas.
To some, the girl was a moser, a rabbinic
term for a Jew who informs on another Jew.
Talmud" is the collection of Rabbinic
writings that date back to the third century whose writings form the basis of religious authority for traditional Judaism.
CDATA[ The Lander Academic Institute and Bar Ilan University held a two day conference focusing on traditional Agaddah Rabbinic
literature of legend.