On the Kabbalah and its symbolism

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Schocken Books, 1965 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 216 pages
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I've dipped into a number of Scholem's books, and this was by far my favorite. Read full review

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It's a great book but too much for most people; however, I do recommend Chapter One: Religious Authority and Mysticism for any person serious about their faith and practice. Read full review

Contents

RELIGIOUS AUTHORITY AND MYSTICISM
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Scapegoat ritual 129 153
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THE MEANING OF THE TORAH IN JEWISH
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Gershom Scholem was a professor of Jewish mysticism at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem until his death in 1982. Among his most important works are "Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism, The Messianic Idea in Judaism," and "On the Kabbalah and Its Symbolism.

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