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Unformatted text preview: Rabbis post temple combined these two goals Collected various pieces of knowledge, lore, and tradition, and arranged them systematically Mishnah compiled 210CE was first major systematic production After the Mishnah was complete and published groups of people in Palestine and in Iraq start to study it The explained obscure parts, discussed possible contradictions, and compared its content to other traditions they had They tried to find coherence in concepts, decisions, and sayings attributed to specific rabbis Their work was progressively arranged in a written form. It was called Talmud of Gemara meaning study Two Talmuds were finally created on was Jerusalem or Palestinian composed mostly in Galilee finished around 400ce 2nd is Babylonian academics in Iraq 2x size and much better higher position in Jewish culture Content, importance: political and change in control...
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2011 for the course RELI 199 taught by Professor Marienberg during the Spring '10 term at UNC.
- Spring '10
- The Bible