On the Kabbalah and its symbolism

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Schocken Books, 1965 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 216 pages
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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

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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