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Charity in Rabbinic Judaism

Alyssa M. Gray

Studying the many ideas about how giving charity atones for sin and other rewards in late antique rabbinic literature, this volume contains many, varied, and even conflicting ideas, as the multiplicity must be recognized and allowed expression.Topics include the significance of the rabbis' use of the biblical word "tzedaqah" as charity, the coexist...
Publish Date
2020-12-18T00:00:00.000Z
2020-12-18T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
5
ISBN
9780367728649
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1
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2021-03-04T12:57:18.000Z
@ArmchairTheo @MeirSimchah Very much an oversimplification but that's a *much* longer conversation over following strict statutes vs. following modern/contemporary parallels. Re your other point, I highly recommend @AlyssaMGray1's wonderful book on Charity in Rabbinic Judaism:      source