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But it is the ritual of the Sabbath, and especially of the eve of the Sabbath, that
underwent the most noteworthy transformation in connection with this idea of the
sacred marriage. It would be no exaggeration to call the Sabbath the day of the ...
which were brought together and presented in a new light by this conception of
the Sabbath as a sacred marriage. The first tells us that on the eve of the Sabbath
certain rabbis used to wrap themselves in their cloaks and cry out: Come let us ...
Unlike other table songs for the eve of the Sabbath, which could be sung or not,
as one pleased, it was an indispensable part of the ritual. In Luria's hymn new
meaning was not injected into an old prayer by means of mystical exegesis or ...
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A good clear introduction to a very complex topic lately abused by casual practioners. I offered to lend this book to one modern "Kabbalist" who told me her group had more fun making it up. At least ... Read full review
RELIGIOUS AUTHORITY AND MYSTICISM
Scapegoat ritual 129 153
THE MEANING OF THE TORAH IN JEWISH
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