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A Translation of the Treatise Chagigah from the Babylonian Talmud
A. W. Streane
No preview available - 2014
Abai according Acher Akiba Amoraim angels Ashi Babbi Baraitha Behold blessed bring burnt-offering canonical Mishnah Chagigah Chananiah Chanina Chariot Chia clean common food common person defiled Deut dipped disciple earth El'azar Eliezer Exod expound Feast festival Gemara Halachah hallowed things hand heave-offering heaven high holiday Hillel say holocaust Holy Writ house of Hillel house of Shammai Israel Jehudah Jehudah ha-Nasi Jerusalem Jewish Jochanan ben Zakkai Jose Joshua Juch laws of purification Lord matter means Meir middle holiday Mishnic Nachman offering passage Passover peace-offerings Pentecost Pirke Aboth previously consecrated priest Rabba Rabbis Rabbis have taught reference regards Resh Lakish Sabbath sacrifice Samuel Scripture Shammai say shew Simeon Simeon ben Shetach Tabernacles Talmud Tannaim teacher teaching says thee things not previously thou sayest tithe treatise unclean unto vessel Whence wise Wolf words written xxiii
Page 78 - For, behold, the Lord, the Lord of Hosts, doth take away from Jerusalem and from Judah the stay and the staff, the whole stay of bread, and the whole stay of water...
Page 80 - Run ye to and fro through the streets of Jerusalem, and see now, and know, and seek in the broad places thereof, if ye can find a man, if there be any that executeth judgment, that seeketh the truth ; and I will pardon it.
Page 92 - And behold, the LORD passed by, and a great and strong wind rent the mountains, and brake in pieces the rocks before the LORD; but the LORD was not in the wind: and after the wind an earthquake; but the LORD was not in the earthquake: And after the earthquake a fire; but the LORD was not in the fire: and after the fire a still small voice.
Page 88 - But unto the wicked God saith, What hast thou to do to declare my statutes, or that thou shouldest take my covenant in thy mouth? 17 Seeing thou hatest instruction, and castest my words behind thee.
Page 68 - I will ascend into heaven, I will exalt my throne above the stars of God: I will sit also upon the mount of the congregation, in the sides of the north: I will ascend above the heights of the clouds ; I will be like the Most High. Yet thou shalt be brought down to hell, to the sides of the pit.
Page vi - Moses received the Law from Sinai and committed it to Joshua, and Joshua to the elders, and the elders to the Prophets; and the Prophets committed it to the men of the Great Synagogue.
Page 89 - For the priest's lips should keep knowledge, and they should seek the law at his mouth: for he is the messenger of the Lord of Hosts.
Page 19 - And I will come near to you to judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against false swearers, and against those that oppress the hireling in his wages, the widow, and the fatherless, and that turn aside the stranger from his right, and fear not me, saith the Lord of hosts.