Jewish Writing 15

Jewish Writing 15 - Responsa Provide legal precedents for...

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Responsa Provide legal precedents for Poskim (sing. Posek ) and other legatl experts Provide historical data Court documents and responsa as historical sources Advantages May reflect issues of daily life Might be without a specific agenda May provide information on non-Elite strata of society Extremely vast and varied Disadvantages … and maybe not Problem --> Question--> Answer--> Our Text Siddur Understanding is important to understand Jewish Culture Prayer Book 18 Benedictions however there are really 19 #12 made it 19 "the sectarians" is against heretics and informers Women Tkhines -supplication Glueckel of Hameln About the life of a Jewish woman and the prominence in business she had as well as her life (autobio/memoir) Leah Horowitz Women could have spiritual power Ambivalent in the sense that considered that only she as a woman was capable of this and that other women would/could not achieve what she did Sarah Uses heaven imagery to portray the idea that women have power in heaven and thus have it
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