Daily Archives: January 7, 2010

Sifra on the Sister, the Bible and ANE Documents (Merneptah, Mesha)

1.  I finally finished Jacob Neusner’s Uniting the Dual Torah.  Neusner’s argument is that the Sifra exalts the written Torah.  Sifra is a third century commentary on the Book of Leviticus.  According to Neusner, the Sifra unites the written and … Continue reading

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