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    2. Cultic Piety and Pharisaism before 70


    of the Talmud are the heirs and continuators of the Pharisees of the period before 70. Since the ideal of Torah ... characterizes, the Pharisees. And, it follows, wherever we find references, in connection with the Pharisees ... It follows that the Pharisees are represented as a group formed around the ideal of Torah learning, ...

    From The Glory of God Is Intelligence: Four Lectures on the Role of Intellect in Judaism

    Jennifer C. Lane

    ye, that he will not come to the feast? Now both the chief priests and the Pharisees had given ... explain why the Pharisees in particular had initial concerns about the Savior's actions and then how, ... records of encounters between the Savior and the Pharisees than between the Savior and any other group ...

    17. The Sermon on the Mount in the Joseph Smith Translation


    them ” or a similar phrase (vv. 3, 5–7, 9). They were to boldly confront “ Scribes, and the Pharisees ... (14:25) or “the Pharisees also who were covetous” (16:14) and who defied Jesus, saying, “ We have the law ... the impossibility of serving both God and mammon, “the Pharisees also who were covetous... derided” him (Luke ...

    From The Sermon on the Mount in Latter-day Scripture

    3. From Cultic Piety to Torah Piety after 70


    by them to the Pharisees before 70, hence of “Pharisaic-Rabbinic” Judaism. To begin with, we must ... Pharisees, Essenes, Christians. But the common religion of the country consisted of three main elements: ... known are the Pharisees, the Sadducees, and the Essenes; this third group, described chiefly ...

    From The Glory of God Is Intelligence: Four Lectures on the Role of Intellect in Judaism

    The Glory of God Is Intelligence: Four Lectures on the Role of Intellect in Judaism


    and its ritual exercise of purity was the common concern of the ancient Pharisees and was the most ...

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    order to the lives of their adherents after the temple’s loss were Christians and Pharisees ... the Pharisees, pro and con, one discovers that Pharisees were determined to follow a course in life that sought ... of the Pharisees, then, were inspired by the centrality of temple worship, as were most Jews, except with more ...

    From The Glory of God Is Intelligence: Four Lectures on the Role of Intellect in Judaism

    Simon and the Woman Who Anointed Jesus’s Feet


    Jesus responded to the Pharisees’ and lawyers’ criticism that He is “a friend of publicans and sinners” (Luke 7:34). [4] Then we read the following:    And one of the Pharisees desired him that he would eat with him. And he went into the Pharisee’s house, and sat down ...

    From Volume 5 Number 3, 2004 of The Religious Educator

    7. "What Therefore God Hath Joined Together, Let No Man Put Asunder"


    the Lord a number of months after he made clear his position on divorce, [3] the Pharisees ... While Jesus was teaching his disciples, the Pharisees began to deride him, saying they refused ... of the Pharisees’ cherished assumptions—that divorce was not only condoned but proper. In his rebuke, he left ...

    From The Sermon on the Mount in Latter-day Scripture: The 39th Annual BYU Sidney B. Sperry Symposium

    John the Baptist: The Miracle and the Mission


    Having been born into the sterile spiritual environment of Judea amidst apostate Sadducees, Pharisees ... successful in the wilderness preaching and baptizing, the Pharisees in Jerusalem sent a delegation of priests ... of righteous principles to Herod Antipas and probably also the Pharisees. [26] Although ...

    From Volume 10 Number 2, 2009 of The Religious Educator

    “Pointing Our Souls to Him”: Understanding the Law of Moses


    condemning of, the Sadducees and Pharisees because they not only did not recognize Him, but also used ... exhorted the misguided Pharisees, “Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: ... apostasy.... When Jesus was in conflict with the scribes and Pharisees of his day—as he so frequently was—it ...

    From Selections from the 2007 Religious Education Student Symposium