TITLE

TORAH AND RABBINIC COMPROMISES WITH HUMAN NATURE

AUTHOR(S)
Adler, Joshua J.
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Jewish Bible Quarterly;Jan-Mar2008, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the accommodations of Torah and Rabbinic with the human nature. It reveals that the regulations in the Torah aims to control the tendencies of natural man and to develop the spirituality of the Jewish-nation-to-be. The article cites various examples regarding the Torah's concessions to human nature. Accordingly, Rabbinic continued the trend of making concessions to human nature. The law of Pessah says a person must not be in possession of hametz throughout the seven days.
ACCESSION #
28345098

 

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