Monthly Archives: May 2014

Supplement to Response to Charles

Supplement to Response to Charles Since I did not respond to all of Soper’s arguments in my previous articles I felt that I should perhaps elaborate. I addressed all of Soper’s arguments concerning the validity of the Oral Law in … Continue reading

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A Response to Charles

Charles Soper responded to my article “Facing Scripture” – here is my open response to him.   Charles I must begin for commending you for the gracious if frustrating tone that you bring to this discussion. There is no … Continue reading

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Destiny of a Nation

Destiny of a Nation   The selection of the prophets (Jeremiah 32:6-27) that we read in association with Parshas Behar (Leviticus 25:1 – 26:2) describes an event that took place during the waning days of the First Temple. Jeremiah the … Continue reading

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