TITLE

The Sin of Enabling Another's Sin: The Evolution of a Halakhah in Rabbinic Literature of Late Antiquity

AUTHOR(S)
Gray, Alyssa M.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
G'vanim;May2010, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the complex Halakhic principle which is vital to Jewish observance and personal integrity. It provides translations of the book of Leviticus 19:14 which prohibits cruel attitudes against those are deaf and blind. Rabbi Josephus of late antiquity has preferred for non-literal understanding of the prohibition.
ACCESSION #
51535214

 

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