The Main Principles of the Creed and Ethics of the Jews

The Main Principles of the Creed and Ethics of the Jews

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1832 edition. Excerpt: ... What is the reason?--pt is because thy friend has another friend; and again the friend of that other friend has also a friend--(i. e. after the word has been said in the presence of three, it must have become quite public)." Bab. Talmud, Treatise Erchin, Section 3. 4 n(c)yo mtnyn jo-non I-d Ioik N2j03--Two aba-inon wm- by p ia nnro abv wo pi 'ui oroya nyy rv Vyik vv) no-a- y"n ptt6 " Mishnah the wilderness, was so (sealed), only in consequence of their bad tongue. VII. Whosoever takes vengeance of his fellow, trespasses against a negative commandment; for it is said: Thou shalt not avenge, (Lev. xix. 18.); and although he cannot be flogged for it, it still shows a very wicked disposition; it being more becoming in a man to overlook5 all worldly concerns; for with intelligent men, all these (concerns) are but vain and idle things, such as are not of consequence enough to call forth vengeance. VIII. Now what is vengeance?--6Suppose that one's friend says to one: Lend me thy " Mishnah--consequently he who speaks opprobrious words with his mouth, Qoffends more gravely than he who commits a Q)ad action; and thus we find that the decree against our fathers in the wilderness, was only sealed, in consequence of their bad tongues; for it is said: They have tempted me now these ten times, SfC. Bab. Talmud, Treatise Erchin, Section 3. 6 YQi?0 literally: pass over. 6-ion nop rrvm tm it w nop Kyi it - xin b-ibik-ino1? )vb b-idin-pimp otown b i-ion rrvoa Ntt it w nop art it yrfown shut Because all those men which have seen My glory, and My miracles, which I did in Egypt and in the wilderness, have tempted Me now these ten times, and have not hearkened to My voice. Surely they shall not see the land more

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  • English
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