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I, from an outside faith is studying Judaism. However, I do have a question - are there any Jewish miracles (exclusively Jewish, those that are particular to the faith)?

For example, in Christianity some believe in Bernadette having seen Virgin Mary. Muslims believe in the splitting of the moon, etc.

Thanks in advance

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Do you mean any miracles? The Torah is full of miracles - 10 plagues, splitting of the sea, manna falling from heaven. Are you looking for more "modern" miracles? –  YEZ Feb 5 at 20:14
@YEZ I am interestend, yes, in any miracles, however, please mention those which are particular to the faith. Thank you for your time ;) –  Tim Timmy Feb 5 at 20:15
So you mean exclusively Jewish, as opposed to any text agreed upon by other religions. You may want to clarify that in your post. –  YEZ Feb 5 at 20:16
@YEZ Sure, this will be done immediately. –  Tim Timmy Feb 5 at 20:17
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The Talmud is replete with miracles. The first 5 pages of the 5th chapter of Tractate Bava Basra (beginning here and ending here) are almost entirely dedicated to miraculous stories that happened to Rabba Bar Bar Channa.

Many of the miracles of the Talmud are subject to discussion if they are meant to be taken literally. However, some are generally accepted to be literal. For example, Tractate Taanis 25a has the account of Rebbi Chanina, whose wife accidentally lit vinegar for the Sabbath candles. Upon hearing her distress, Rebbi Chanina responded that "he who said that oil will light will let the vinegar light," and thus it happened that it stayed lit. (Taking this as non-literal would absolve the story of all meaning.)

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"Taking this as non-literal would absolve the story of all meaning." ?????? –  Double AA Feb 5 at 20:37
Yes - if the vinegar didn't actually light, then... nothing really happened. He was referring to an ideal which wasn't actually true? Hypothetically could have been? –  YEZ Feb 5 at 20:45
I didn't suggest only the end of the story didnt happen. I mean the whole thing didn't happen (his wife never actually goofed), and it's a story which reinforces that God will help you in times of need. I don't know if it's a true story or not, but neither does anyone else, and frankly it doesn't matter at all. –  Double AA Feb 5 at 20:51
How do you see from the story that G-d will help you, from a story that didn't actually happen? If I make stories up can I teach lessons from them? If there was symbolism, good. But here it's pretty straight forward what the lesson was. –  YEZ Feb 5 at 20:53
... and therefore? The fact that fantasy stories show something doesn't give them any value. It's like being inspired from Hanoch Teller stories- if it didn't happen, I don't see that it could from your made up story. –  YEZ Feb 5 at 20:57
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