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Unformatted text preview: views of God in Genesis and Exodus imitatio Dei hierophany Rabbinic Judaism (post 70 CE) synagogue Torah Mishna Gemara Talmud Responsa literature oral vs. written law bracha mitzvah ethical and ritual mitzvot (commandments) Halakhah the family and Jewish law functions of religious law yeshiva Sabbath laws, observance, and demands kosher laws critical/historical approach to Torah (e.g., Rabbi Jacobs) orthopraxis vs. orthodoxy four branches of Judaism religion and authority...
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- Fall '09