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Competitive Traditions: Early Palestinian Practice

Yoel H. Kahn

in The Three Blessings: Boundaries, Censorship, and Identity in Jewish Liturgy

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195373295
eISBN:
9780199893294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373295.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Liturgical texts from the Cairo Genizah document Palestinian and Egyptian Jewish practice in the medieval period and demonstrate the great variety of liturgical creativity that was possible in these ... More


Rabbis in Palestine, Fifth to Eighth Centuries

Hayim Lapin

in Rabbis as Romans: The Rabbinic Movement in Palestine, 100-400 CE

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195179309
eISBN:
9780199950355
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179309.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

The Palestinian rabbinic texts do not appear explicitly to refer to events later than the second half of the fourth century. Yet much of classical rabbinic literature was produced in the centuries ... More


Between Epic Entertainment and Polemical Exegesis: Jesus as Antihero in Toledot Yeshu

Alexandra Cuffel

in Medieval Exegesis and Religious Difference: Commentary, Conflict, and Community in the Premodern Mediterranean

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264629
eISBN:
9780823266821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264629.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This chapter considers the dissemination of the anti-Christian text known as the Toledot Yeshu (“Life of Jesus”). The author shows that recent discoveries of many more versions of the Toledot Yeshu ... More


Judaism, Sufism, and the Pietists of Medieval Egypt: A Study of Abraham Maimonides and His Times

Elisha Russ-Fishbane

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198728764
eISBN:
9780191795497
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728764.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism, Islam

This book examines the intertwined history of Jewish and Islamic mysticism through a multifaceted study of Egyptian Jewish pietism during the period of Abraham Maimonides (1186–1237) and his circle, ... More


The Damascus Document

Steven D. Fraade

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198734338
eISBN:
9780191823251
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198734338.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The Damascus Document is an ancient Hebrew text that is one of the longest, oldest, and most important of the ancient scrolls found near Khirbet (ruins of) Qumran, usually referred to collectively as ... More


Introduction

Steven D. Fraade

in The Damascus Document

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198734338
eISBN:
9780191823251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198734338.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The Introduction sets the stage, in broad strokes, for the volume as a whole. It introduces the reader to a close study of the Damascus Document, its historical allusions, and relevance for the ... More


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