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Jewish law and current legal problems

Jewish law and current legal problems

proceedings of the First International Seminar on the Sources of Contemporary Law : The Bible and Talmud and their Contribution to Modern Legal Systems, Jerusalem, August 1983

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Published by Library of Jewish Law in Jerusalem, Israel .
Written in English

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  • Jewish law.

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    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Nahum Rakover.
    ContributionsRaḳover, Naḥum., International Seminar on the Sources of Contemporary Law : The Bible and Talmud and Their Contribution to Modern Legal Systems (1st : 1983 : Jerusalem)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination253 p. ;
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22125706M

    Evidently, it is tempting God to require grace age believers to keep the Jewish regulations of the law. Paul specifically excludes circumcision as a requirement for New Testament believers. See Galatians [1] Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage. Halakhah, (Hebrew: “the Way”) also spelled Halakha, Halakah, or Halachah, plural Halakhahs, Halakhot, Halakhoth, or Halachot, in Judaism, the totality of laws and ordinances that have evolved since biblical times to regulate religious observances and the daily life and conduct of the Jewish distinct from the Law, or the Pentateuch (the first five books of the Bible), Halakhah. A Tree of Life: Diversity, Flexibility, and Creativity in Jewish Law, 2nd edition, Louis Jacobs, Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, Out of all the books I have come across on the development of halakha (Jewish law), this may well be the most imporant. Rabbi Jacobs, an adherent of the historical school, illustrates that Jewish.


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