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


    the subject that the rabbis could dissect. The first was Genesis 2:22–24, which states: “And the rib, which ... 2:16). The extreme positions concerning divorce taken by two popular rabbis illustrate the wide range ...

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

    12. The Golden Rule: A Moral Searchlight


    And Hillel, a prominent first-century B.C. rabbi, said, “What is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbour: ... trans. Rabbi Dr. I. Epstein (London: Soncino Press, 1938), 1:140. [12] ...

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

    The Bread of Life Discourse as Dialogue

    Selected Article

    not say in unison, “Rabbi, when camest thou hither?” (John 6:25) or “What shall we do, that we might work ... responded to and when anticipated speech is not given. [12] The first question the crowd asks, “Rabbi, when ...

    Autumn, Olives, and the Atonement


    indigenous to the Holy Land (Deut. 8:8), just as Jesus was a native of the Holy Land. The ancient rabbis ... for the eternal lamp in the synagogue. Anciently, Rabbi Tarfon had similarly declared that only pure olive oil ...

    From RE 1 (2000) of The Religious Educator

    The Old Testament: A Voice from the Past and a Witness for the Lord Jesus Christ


    Among the ancient rabbis and scholars, this order of the sacred books was zealously guarded and great ... than any school or college subject.” [7] The Jewish rabbis, ancient and modern, study the Torah—the ...

    From Sperry Symposium Classics: The Old Testament



    Herod the Great, 193n10 Hill, David, 139n57 Hillel, Rabbi: on Aaron as peacemaker, 72; anger ... 40n32; wealth in, 35–36; teaching authority in, 38–39 meek, 68–69 Mekilta de Rabbi Ishmael , ... service, forced, 103, 108n42 Seth, 135, 135n8 shame, 25–26 Shammai, Rabbi, 112, 113, 119, 121n5 ...

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

    6. Joseph Smith and the Poetic Writings


    Now, what have commentators had to say of this work? The rabbis interpreted the book ... of Solomon than the famed Rabbi Akiba who argued for its place in the Canon saying, “For in all the world ...

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

    John the Baptist: The Miracle and the Mission


    demonstrates that although he was raised in the wilderness away from the teachings of the rabbis, he had been ... and Pharisees, the rabbis who opposed Herod Antipas, is difficult to imagine. When Jesus learned, however, what ...

    From Volume 10 Number 2, 2009 of The Religious Educator

    The Savior's Teachings on Discipleship during His Final Trek to Jerusalem


    and the chief seats in the synagogues, and to be called of men Rabbi, Rabbi. For Himself He neither desired nor ...

    From Volume 13 Number 3, 2012 of The Religious Educator

    Our Identity and Our Destiny


    the mortal veil did so once again in these lines from his poem “Rabbi Ben Ezra”: Life’s struggle having so ... [20] Shakespeare, Hamlet, act 2, scene 2, lines 323–27. [21] Robert Browning, “Rabbi Ben Ezra” (1864), ...

    From Volume 14 Number 1, 2013 of The Religious Educator