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The Exegetical Imagination: On Jewish Thought and Theology

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Exegesis--interpretation and explanation of sacred texts--is the quintessence of rabbinic thought. Through such means and methods, the written words of Hebrew Scripture have been extended since antiquity, and given new voices for new times. In this lucid and often poetic book, Michael Fishbane delineates the connections between biblical interpretation and Jewish religious ...more
Paperback, 235 pages
Published October 30th 1998 by Harvard University Press
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