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Ein li esek banistarot: Saul Levi Morteira’s Sermons on Parashat ‘Bereshit’

Marc Saperstein

in Leadership and Conflict: Tensions in Medieval and Early Modern Jewish History and Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906764494
eISBN:
9781800341081
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764494.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter focuses on Saul Levi Morteira, rabbi and preacher to the Portuguese community of Amsterdam in the first half of the seventeenth century. This community was at first composed entirely of ... More


Four Kinds of Weeping: Saul Levi Morteira’s Application of Biblical Narrative to Contemporary Events

Marc Saperstein

in Leadership and Conflict: Tensions in Medieval and Early Modern Jewish History and Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781906764494
eISBN:
9781800341081
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764494.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter returns to Rabbi Saul Levi Morteira of Amsterdam and follows a single sermon as he adapted it some years after its original delivery. This contains explicit reference to catastrophic ... More


Midrash in Medieval and Early Modern Sermons

Marc Saperstein

in Midrash Unbound: Transformations and Innovations

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781904113713
eISBN:
9781800340169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113713.003.0018
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature

This chapter explores Midrash in medieval and early modern sermons. It uses the word ‘Midrash’ loosely to refer not just to statements in collections known as Midrash, but to the full corpus of ... More


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