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asked Mind/soul/spirit/body “partites”
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comment Why is Purim on Adar II during a leap year?
Also related: judaism.stackexchange.com/q/37308/1257
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revised Conditions for Learning Kabala
cleaned up formatting, Hebrew is easier to read in Serif fonts, and citing it in a code block makes it harder to read than using this style of quotation
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suggested approved edit on Conditions for Learning Kabala
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accepted What sources, prior to the 19th century, support or refute the existence of the Council of Jamnia/Yavneh?
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revised Should someone tell a Jewish doctor about a tattoo of G-d's name?
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asked Should someone tell a Jewish doctor about a tattoo of G-d's name?
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comment What sources, prior to the 19th century, support or refute the existence of the Council of Jamnia/Yavneh?
Thanks @MonicaCellio ! I actually anticipated crickets on this question. I'm pretty confident this council was invented by a historian in 1871, despite his claim to have drawn on Mishnaic and Talmudic sources.
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revised What sources, prior to the 19th century, support or refute the existence of the Council of Jamnia/Yavneh?
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