Daily Archives: November 23, 2008

The JFK Assassination

Today is the anniversary of the Kennedy assassination. Some of my readers were alive when it happened. I’m not exactly sure what to say about Kennedy. There are books that claim he was corrupt, yet there are many who herald … Continue reading

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Judah’s Lecture Notes

Source: H. Graetz, History of the Jews, volume II (Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1893) 460-461. “The style of Judah’s Mishna is concise, well-rounded, and intelligent, and is thereby well adapted to impress itself firmly on the memory. He … Continue reading

Posted in Comps, Rabbinics, Religion, School

II Clement, Gentiles, and Idolatry

II Clement 1:7 states, “We were defective in our understandings; worshipping stones and wood; gold, and silver, and brass, the work of men’s hands…” (Translation from The Lost Books of the Bible and the Forgotten Books of Eden.) In my … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Daily Quiet Time, II Clement, Life, Religion, School