Monthly Archives: July 2016

A descriptive geography and brief historical sketch of Palestine

July 31, 2016

Книга Йоны ( Раши, Радак) ФримаГурфинкель, Русский, Иврит

July 29, 2016

Understanding Onkelos, Pinchas

July 28, 2016

A Guide for rabbis, Teachers,
and Torah Students to Study and
Understanding the Weekly Torah
Reading through The Eyes of its
Most important Translator.
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Onkelos Pinchas

70 Bulls, 70 angelic beings, 70 different tongues. p. 296

July 27, 2016

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Meam Loez, Pinchas

Meam Loez, Pinchas

Looking For

July 27, 2016

Concordance of the Mishneh Torah Being the Yad Hachazakah of
Rabbi Moshe Ben Maimon Maimonides HEBREW TEXT Volume 4, 6-11
Otsar Lashon haRambam by David Assaf
קונקורדנציה לספר משנה תורה … לרבנו משה בן מימון
Concordance  קונקורדנציה לספר משנה תורה … לרבנו משה בן מימון
Looking For An Out Of Print Book

Mishneh Torah, Rabbi Meir Katzenellenbogen

July 26, 2016

In 1551, Rabbi Meir Katzenellenbogen contacted the owner of the Guistiniani printing press with a proposal for printing Maimonides’s

Bragadini press

Maimonides’s Mishneh Torah

 with a commentary he had written. The printer refused. Disappointed but still determined, the Rabbi then brought the same proposal to Alvise Bragadini, owner of the new and less-established Bragadini press, who agreed to publish it. The phenomenal success of the Mishneh Torah in its new format attracted the attention of Guistiniani, who then hurried to print an identical edition of the book. European Jewish communities declared a boycott against the pirated Guistiniani edition, but despite this, the printer refused to acknowledge his defeat, and instead appealed directly to the Pope to settle the dispute. In order to damage one another’s credibility, the rival printing press owners hurled accusations that the other had, in his edition, inserted heresy against Christianity and the Catholic Church. The Pope’s decision stunned both sides: in the summer of 1553, Pope Julius III ordered all Hebrew books – first and foremost the Talmud – to be brought to Rome’s central square, where they were burned.  This decree was then carried out in other cities across Italy including Venice. National Library of Israel

The Sources of the Midrash Echah Rabbah

July 21, 2016

The Sources of the Midrash Echah Rabbah: A Critical Investigationby Joseph Abrahams

 Midrash Echah Rabbah

Echah Rabbah

Eichah, Essential Torah

July 20, 2016

Torah Temimah

In this contemporary classic (Baruch Halevi Epstein), every verse in Megillas Eichah is explained in accordance with its Talmudic derivation, expressing the synthesis of Talmud and Tanach.

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July 20, 2016
Joseph Solomon Delmedigo

Delmedigo translated several Averroist treatises for Pico

photo “The Haggadah of Passover of the Maharal” Delmedigo translated several Averroist treatises for Pico Della Mirandola

Kabbalah: Rosicrucian Digest Kindle Edition
Introduction to the Sefer Yetzirah by Aryeh Kaplan, Pico della Mirandola and the Cabala by  Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke
by Rosicrucian Order AMORC (Author), Ralph Maxwell Lewis (Author), Julie Scott (Author), Lloyd Abrams (Author), Christian Rebisse (Author), Aryeh Kaplan (Author), Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke (Author) Amazon Kindle