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the second part of the Talmud consisting primarily of commentary on the Mishna

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Hirschensohn, man must work and toil, as per the conclusion in the Gemara about the debate between R.
He melodiously intoned the Aramaic words of the gemara, his long elegant nostrils flaring with excitement as they often did when he was engrossed in the heat of a good argument.
In a rare statement of theological or dogmatic principles, the Mishnah Sanhedrin (10:1 ff.) states: "All Israelites have a portion in the age to come--helek le-olam ha-ba." (2) The Mishnah and the exposition in the Gemara that follows then proceed to enumerate the most egregious sinners who forfeit their salvation in the next world: "Three kings and four laypersons forfeit their salvation in the age to come.
For the first time, these accounts are no longer descriptions of Judaism alongside other religions, but rather volumes devoted exclusively to their subject, with such titles as Johannes Pfefferkorns Ich heys eyn buchlijn der iuden beicht (1508), Anthonius Margaritha's Der gantz Judisch Glaub (1530), and Lancelot Addison's The Present State of the Jews: (more particularly relating to those in Barbary) wherein is contained an exact account of their customs, secular and religious; to which is added, a summary discourse of the Misna, Talmud, and Gemara (1675).
One must add that Simms occasionally stumbles with his own transliterations from Hebrew, such as when he spells kohen as kohan, medabber as m dabar, gemara as gamorah, and mashal as mashol.
Heat two also saw the two middle seeds qualify when Patsy Cusack's Clash Peggy (4-1) made full use of a slick break to beat the gallant Gemara by a head.
It appears several times in the Dead Sea Scrolls and three times in the Gemara of the Babylonian Talmud.
Instruct Your son, whirling between two wars, In the Gemara of your gentleness, For I would be a child to those who mourn And brother to the foundlings of the field And friend of innocence and all bright eyes.
Since Numbers 11:16 and Exodus 18:22 both imply that judges should be like Moses, the gemara claims that Song of Songs 4:7 mentions blemishes of character, not physical blemishes.
GEMARA (Race 6) can make a winning return here after a long lay-off with a drop in class.
200 A.D.), the first written compendium of Judaism's Oral Law, and the Gemara (ca.
He studied the Old Testament, the text and commentaries of the Talmud, the Mishna and Gemara, also delving into the intricacies of Biblical exegesis and the Targum.
The custom of "stealing" the Afikoman is derived from a passage in the Gemara in which Rabbi Eliezer suggests that participants in the Seder should "grab" the Afikoman in order to encourage children to stay awake until the end of the Seder.
(67) See DAVID WEISS HALIVNI, MIDRASH, MISHNAH, AND GEMARA 47 (1986) (observing that this "chain of tradition" was composed "around the first quarter of the second century for the purpose of strengthening [the Sages'] authority, showing themselves to be direct successors of Moses, who received the Torah from Sinai").
Another time he told me he could study a blatt Gemara bareheaded.