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Idolatry; Paganism

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Abram’s Family, Abram’s Birth, Nimrod’s Attempt on Abram’s Life, Young Abram Recognizes G-d, Abram Destroys the Idols, In Nimrod’s Hands, The Miracle in the Furnace, G-d Commands and Promise to Abram, Abram’s Obedience
Physical objects, they reasoned, can be safely preserved; they don’t walk away and disappear as Moses did
When we would be at odds with G-d and He with us, the two angels would turn away from one another. But when the two of us would be in harmony, the temple priests would open the curtains and show us the two figurines entwined in embrace...
Adam’s Death, Seth’s Children, Enoch, Methuselah
A myth debunked
Are thing supposed to be the way things are, or are things supposed to be the way things are supposed to be?
Generation after generation disregards what is old, what their parents have known, sometimes even what humanity has known to date, and searches instead for the novel and unknown.
In biblical times there were numerous false gods that were popular in the ancient pagan societies, and, at times, among the Jewish people as well.
The very fact that one can steal an idol shows the pettiness of ascribing supernatural powers to figures of stone and metal.
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Explore halachic debates on the parameters of idolatry and the status of other religions.
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