Atkins, Passover Haggadah

There are 15 lines to this poem as there were 15

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Unformatted text preview: r, WRATH ,INDIGNATION, TROUBLE and TROOPS OF EVIL ANGELS Wrath was one, Indignation two, Trouble three and Troops of evil angels four.therefore they were smitten forty plagues in Egypt and two hundred at the sea.. σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σ σσ σ σ σ σ Rabbi Eliezer goes a step further using the allegory of God's 'finger' and 'hand' in trying to prove God's Might, when he says that each Plague in Egypt was fourfold. As it says in Psalm. 78 V. 49 ""He sent forth upon them His burning anger, WRATH, INDIGNATION and TROUBLE, TROOPS OF EVIL ANGELS,” Wrath, being one, Indignation, two, Trouble, three, Troops of Evil Angels, four, so that each Plague in Egypt and the Reed Sea was really four and therefore, there were forty Plagues in Egypt and two hundred at the Reed Sea. . ? : , : . ¯ ¯ , , , , , : .Rabbi Akiva says “How do you know that each plague that the Holy One Blessed Be He, brough...
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