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Interpreting Scripture as a Spiritual Exercise

Readings from the early chapters of Genesis

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Interpreting Scripture as a Spiritual Exercise: Readings from the early chapters of Genesis

In the rabbinic tradition, the tensions and ambiguities of the Torah's texts are embraced as a gateway to the spiritual exercise of scriptural interpretation and meaning making. Adam's encounter with G-d in the Garden of Eden provides an example of how this works.
Pardes, Midrash

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Anonymous July 21, 2014

Great class I have been searching for a lesson like this, based on interpretation.
It is great to learn the different angles from which to analyse scripture.
I hope we can see more classes like this. Reply

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