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The Snake at the Mouth of the Cave [Hardcover]

The Snake at the Mouth of the Cave [Hardcover]

By Moshe Sokol

Product ID: 9781592645473

Brand: Maggid Books

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The Talmud is well known for its complex legal discussions and halakhic discourse, yet the Talmud also contains a large amount of aggada, non-halalkhic teachings about theology, ethics, spirituality, psychology, health, and many other topics, interspersed throughout the text. This fascinating material has not merited the same amount of scholarly attention over the centuries as has the halakhic portion, and its riches are waiting to be mined.
The Snake at the Mouth of the Cave by Rabbi Dr. Moshe Sokol offers eye-opening studies of eight aggadic stories about sages. These narratives contain dramatic explorations of human nature revolving around a common theme: the cost of living a deeply principled life, and the complex ways in which human nature, past experiences, and future hopes shape difficult moral choices. Rabbi Sokol sheds light on these stories, drawing on classical rabbinic commentaries, contemporary scholarship, and insights from such diverse fields as psychology, literature, cultural studies, philosophy, history, and more.
The Talmud has endured for millennia, and despite predictions to the contrary, the study of Talmud flourishes. The talmudic conversation will continue long into the future, and aggadic narratives too, properly understood, have much to teach future generations.

Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 244
Language: English
Publisher: Maggid
Published date: May 19, 2021
ISBN-10: 159264547X
ISBN-13: 978-1592645473

The Snake at the Mouth of the Cave [Hardcover]
Exploring Talmudic Narratives
By: Rabbi Dr. Moshe Sokol


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