Daily Archives: August 20, 2009

Why’s the Oral Torah Contradictory?

Moshe Halbertal, People of the Book: Canon, Meaning, and Authority (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1997) 51-82. At both Jewish Theological Seminary and Hebrew Union College, I’ve asked a question that has gotten at least three different answers: If the rabbis … Continue reading

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