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PILPUL – ...codes; it was applied also in the field of Homiletics and in that of the Haggadah. A short haggadic sentence of the Talmud or Midrash was cleverly interpreted so as to afford...
SOUL – ...Mek. 43b), and is destined to return pure to its heavenly abode. When God confides the soul to man He says, according to the Haggadah. "The soul I have given thee is pure; if thou givest it back to Me in the same...
TABERNACLES, FEAST OF – ...From the Amsterdam Haggadah of 1695.)The older law contained in Lev. xxiii. 39-43 amplifies the Deuteronomic legislation. As in the latter, the festival bears the general...
TALMUD COMMENTARIES – ...on the haggadah), Amsterdam.Elijah Spira (d. 1712), (Ḳid., Ket., Giṭ., B. Ḳ., B. M., Ḥul.), Fürth, 1768.Abraham Broda (d. 1717), V12p029019.jpg...
TORAH – ...volumes of Bacher's work on the Haggadah, the Torah and its study form a special rubric in theaccount of each "sofer," or scholar of the Law. In all probability there never was another people, except possibly the...
ZUNZ, LEOPOLD – ...through the Midrash, the Haggadah, and the prayer-book. It was the first book to assign dates and to disclose the relative interdependence of the various documents. Besides showing that the sermon was thoroughly...
PHILO JUDÆUS – ...generally assumed (see Siegfried's review of Ritter's book in "Jenaer Literaturzeitung," 1879, No. 35, where the principal points of Philo's indebtedness to the Halakah are enumerated). In the Haggadah, however, he was...
TYPOGRAPHY – ...Silesia, printing a Pentateuch with the Megillot and Hafṭarot. He transferred his activity to the southwest at Augsburg, where in 1533 he published Rashi on the Pentateuch and Megillot, the next year a Haggadah, in ...Printed Haggadah, Prague, 1526.Daniel Bomberg. Specimens of ...the practise of rabbis issuing their responsa from the local presses. The decoration employed by the Prague press of this period was often somewhat elaborate. Besides the illustrated Haggadah of 1526, the title...
SACRIFICE – ...ingredients, the Rabbis add seven others, making the total number eleven (Ker. 6a; Yoma iii. 11; Yer. Yoma 41d; comp. "Yad," Kele ha-Miḳdash, ii.).Sacrifice in the Haggadah...
BENEDICTIONS – ...Messianic hope offered by the prophetic writings as interpreted by the Haggadah. Originally these also were accompanied by congregational responses ("Masseket Soferim," xiii. 9-14, ed. Müller, pp, 181-185). Similarly...
APOSTASY AND APOSTATES FROM JUDAISM – ...service of the Church. Aaron Margalita was another apostate who attacked the Talmud. By his charges against the Haggadah he caused Frederick of Prussia to put a ban upon an edition of the Midrash in 1705.Many...
CAPTIVITY – ...Traditional Data: Various causes are assigned in the Haggadah for the Babylonian Exile. Some authorities mention general unworthiness (Lam. R. proem 19...
CHINA – ...saints who dwell under the tree of life in Eden. The Pesaḥ Haggadah is almost the same as that of the Yemen Jews. As Elkan Adler ("Jew. Quart. Rev." x. 601) suggests, the V04p038002.jpg
FLOOD, THE – ...who were in the ark, and we made it a sign unto all creatures." This quotation shows that Mohammed had not read the account of the Flood in the Bible, but had heard it in the form of the Jewish Haggadah...
HEBRAISTS, CHRISTIAN – ...present day. The early fathers of the Christian Church recognized the necessity of understanding the ideas of the mother Synagogue, and got their knowledge of Hebrew traditions (i.e., the Haggadah) from their...
PRAYER – ...subheadinglevel2" name="anchor8">Preparation and Posture. Page from the First Illustrated Printed Haggadah, Prague
PEDAGOGICS – ...to maintain him in a manner appropriate to his station. A community of forty families was required to maintain a teacher of Talmud, who lectured also on Halakah and Haggadah. The testament of Judah ibn Tibbon...
LEVI BEN GERSHON – ...Sha'are Ẓedeḳ," commentary on the thirteen hermeneutic rules of Ishmael b. Elisha, printed in the "Berit Ya'aḳob" of Jacob b. Abraham Faitusi (Leghorn, 1800). (15) "MeḥoḳeḲ Safun," commentary on the haggadah in the...
NAMES OF GOD – ...God, the Haggadah says, were used to perform miracles by those who knew their combinations. King David, on making excavations for the Temple, and finding that the deep was moving upward, asked for permission to...
MARRIAGE CEREMONIES – ...Marriage Ceremony.(From a Passover Haggadah, Amsterdam, 1695.)SYNAGOGUE – ...iii. 672). Illuminated Representation of a Synagogue.(From the Sarajevo Haggadah of the fourteenth century.)
YESHIBAH – ...Nearly all studied the Talmud and posḳim, and more especially the laws relating to civil and religious matters in common practise. The Haggadah of the Talmud was excluded from their studies. The only occasion on...
APOCALYPTIC LITERATURE, NEO-HEBRAIC – Growth Out of the Older. The Neo-Hebraic apocalyptic forms but one branch of Apocalyptic Literature, a species of literature exhibiting many ramifications, and represented in a complex but unbroken chain, from the time of the
TRANSLATIONS – Into Hebrew: After the early victories of the Mohammedans and the consequent spread of Arabic civilization, the Jews of the Eastern countries became familiar with and adopted to a large extent the Arabic language; so much so
AMERICA, JUDAISM IN – ...Hebrew Prayer-book," 1894-95; G. Gottheil, "Sun and Shield," 1896; M. Jastrow, "The Haggadah Service for Passover";
  • BOTANY – ...forsaken synagogues (Tosef., Meg. iii. 225; Talmud Yer. and Bab. l.c.).Haggadah. The Biblical idea that just as man extols God for the wonder of His...
    DAVID – ...anchor14">David's Piety. David Praying.(From a Passover Haggadah, Vienna, 1823, in the possession...
    INCUNABULA – ...41a"Haggadah ED. PR.""S. (bound up with 41)
    ISLAM – ...unorthodox innovations), in opposition to the "Sunnah" (old orthodox usage). Those elements of Mohammedan religious literature which correspond to the Jewish Haggadah offer a large field for derivation; in this...
    JOSEPHUS, FLAVIUS – ...Sitzungsberichte der Münchener Akademie (philosophical, philological, and historical class), 1895-97.Concerning the relation of Josephus' works to the Bible, Halakah, and Haggadah: Treuenfels...