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I addressed the issue in my webpage: "A Primer: Why Jews Can't Believe in Jesus." There I wrote: In Matthew 22:41-44, there is a reported conversation between Jesus and the Pharisees concerning the genealogy of the Messiah. The Pharisees said that the Messiah will be the son of David, and Jesus reportedly counted: "'How then does David in the spirit ...
I hesitated making this an answer because I am simply reposting from another site, verbatim, but as that site seems not to be working (and I had to lift this from the google chache) so I can't simply put the link as a comment, I am pasting it here. Apologies to anyone who finds that my answer isn't so much my answer as another's: Psalms 110:1 ...the ...
As noted in the Yahoo answer linked in the question, we do not understand "adoni", "my lord", to be a divine reference. We see humans call other humans this in several places in torah. Jews for Judaism explains (h/t Dan): Psalms 110:1 states: "A Psalm concerning David. HaShem says to my master: 'Sit at My right hand, until I make your enemies your ...
What i remember when I studied this: since the goats were looking to a spotted piece of wood during the reproduction act, their childrens became spotted... so what you are thinking or feeling during the sex can influeciate in your childrens...dont know/remember exactly who said this...but I think is rashi
One way to look at Tuma is that it is a lack of holiness. When a women gives birth she has less life inside her, and thus less holiness. When she gives birth to a girl she lost more holiness than with a boy because the girl inside her also has the capacity to grow life. http://www.613design.com/tti/articles/tahara-tuma.pdf
The Ramban on Leviticus 20:5 addresses the question. He says you have to answer differently based on the machloket in the gemara on what Molech was. But by simple understanding that it was an idol, the prohibition comes to teach us that you can't serve another idol (not Molech) by passing your child through fire. Even though that was not the way that ...
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