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Torah from our sages

Torah from our sages

a new American translation and explanation = Pirke Avot

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Published by Rossel Books in Chappaqua, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mishnah. Avot -- Commentaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Text in English and Hebrew; commentary in English.

    Other titlesMishnah. Avot. English. 1984., Pirke Avot.
    Statementby Jacob Neusner ; illustrated by Mordechai Rosenstein.
    ContributionsNeusner, Jacob, 1932-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM506.A2 E5 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination214 p., [6] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3178729M
    ISBN 100940646056
    LC Control Number83021295

    "The narrative of the weekly Torah-portion in the perspective of our Sages. Selected and adapted from the Talmud and Midrash". Both the The book is in "Near Fine" condition and the dust jacket is in "Good" condition with the front top right corner being bumped.


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From chazal (our Sages) z”l, it is clear that the authorship of this book is attributed to Moshe (Moses) Rabbeinu (our teacher). This point is discussed in the tractate Bava Bathra page14b. The Malbim explained that Moshe wrote it to console the Hebrew nation when they were enslaved and suffering under Egyptian oppression.

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This statement of our sages demands explanation. The word Klal (collective/rule) indicates a sum of details that, when put together, form the above collective.

Thus, when he says about the Mitzva, “love thy friend as thyself,” that it is a great Klal in the Torah, we must understand that the rest of the Mitzvot (precepts) in the Torah, with all their interpretations, are no more and no.

There is a fascinating debate amongst the sages of the Mishna as to what is the single most important passuk in the Torah.

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