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The similarity and relationship between the Code of Hammurabi and the Torah have been noted by many. Some responses: R' J.H. Hertz (summarized): R' Hertz shows that the more we know about The Code of Hammurabi, the more we can appreciate the Torah's laws in Mishpatim. The areas that our codes differ shed light on the beauty and majesty of Torah. ... ...
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