TITLE

Imitatio Hominis: Anthropomorphism and the Character(s) of God in Rabbinic Literature

AUTHOR(S)
Stern, David
PUB. DATE
May 1992
SOURCE
Prooftexts;May92, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p151
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on anthropomorphism and the character of God in Rabbinical literature. Topics addressed include discussion of the rabbis' beliefs about God's nature, the view of the withdrawal of the God from the Temple to enable its destruction, and the literary concept of the two characteristics of God.
ACCESSION #
7155506

 

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