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—Lorenzo Snow

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    The Message of Nicodemus


    of staying up at night to study the law. [1] During the visit he calls Jesus “Rabbi”—a term of respect, ... for hesitancy comes as Nicodemus addresses Jesus with the title, “Rabbi” (v. 2). Even though he is not a rabbi ... of the title Rabbi shows respect but stops short of worship. (3:2) 3. He refuses full responsibility for his ...

    From RE 1 (2000) of The Religious Educator

    The Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies: Reflections of a Modern Pioneer


    Hinckley had an interesting visit with the two chief rabbis of Jerusalem. It was protocol that the leaders of other churches call on the chief rabbis when they visit Israel. I had set up the meeting and noted the reluctance of the chief rabbis to meet with President Lee and Elder Hinckley. I did not fully appreciate ...

    From Volume 9 Number 1, 2008 of The Religious Educator

    Notes on the Contributors


    the rabbi Solomon Goldman Award for Literary Creativity (1973) and a Guggenheim Fellowship (1978), ...

    From Scriptures for the Modern World

    No. 21


    of the Sectarian Rabbis Liars “And they shall speak with new tongues,” says Jesus Christ. Our purpose ... in the time of Christ; and it proves also that it is the same class of craftsmen, namely sectarian rabbis ... of the persecuting Rabbis of Independia came arm-in-arm with one of the haughty students of Trefecca, into the home ...

    From No. 21

    2. The Sociocultural Context of the Sermon on the Mount


    students became teachers and were awarded the rank and title of rabbi. Jesus, as far as we can determine, ... or something was, the more credibility it had. Thus, it is common to find in rabbinic texts, “Rabbi X said in the name of Rabbi Y, who had it as a tradition from Rabbi Z.” This was an authoritative way ...

    From The Sermon on the Mount in Latter-day Scripture

    4. A Comparative Study of Ascension Motifs in World Religions


    and tell the stars, if thou be able to number them” (verses 1–5). The rabbis interpreted ... of the Old Testament (1913), 307; Pirke de Rabbi Eliezer, trans. Gerald Friedlander (New York: Hermion ...

    From Deity and Death

    10. Looking beyond the Mark: Insights from the JST into First-Century Judaism


    of the Jews Jesus stood as a marked contrast to the rabbis of his day. He taught the people “as one ... among some rabbis concerning a noticeable absence in ancient Judaism of the spirit of prophecy ... anecdote is given in the Babylonian Talmud. It seems that a debate had ensued between a Rabbi Eliezer ...

    From The Joseph Smith Translation: The Restoration of Plain and Precious Things

    About the Author


    Religion. I. The Synagogue and the Rabbi . New York: Ktav Publishing House, 1975. Editor: ...

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

    Teaching Legacy – Robert J. Matthews

    Religious Education Review Article

    Rabbi, we know that thou art a teacher come from God: for no man can do these miracles that thou doest, ...

    From Fall 2010

    7. Lying for God: The Uses of Apocrypha


    and had some small influence on the New Testament. [3] Still, the rabbis excluded Ahiqar from the Hebrew ... among some Latter-day Saints to blame the rabbis for excluding certain apocrypha from the canon ... rabbis and the Christian fathers did a pretty good job of deciding what was inspired and what was not. I ...

    From Apocryphal Writings and the Latter-day Saints