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Present at Sinai

by Shmuel Yosef Agnon

  • 44 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Jewish Publication Society of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Religion,
  • Judaism - Sacred Writings

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJudah Goldin (Introduction), Michael Swirsky (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8171216M
    ISBN 10082760677X
    ISBN 109780827606777
    OCLC/WorldCa47217484

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      This article is part of the 10 Things You Should Know series.. 1. The deliverance from Egypt is not the first example of the exodus pattern in the Bible. The story of the exodus is anticipated in various ways and through several stories in the book of Genesis. To be present at the hakhel ceremony was to stand again at Sinai. Twenty-five years ago, Judith Plaskow coined the phrase “standing again at Sinai” in her groundbreaking book by that name. In “Standing Again at Sinai,” Plaskow points out that Moshe tells the people at the foot of Mt. Sinai to “be prepared for three days, do not draw.


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Present at Sinai by Shmuel Yosef Agnon Download PDF EPUB FB2

Though this is a very good book, which is well work reading, it is not as good as the excellent as "Days of Awe", which I would argue is the definitive work on it subject. With "Present at Sinai" Agnon does not have such a clear train of thought through this very difficult subject, which leaves each topic portrayed as an island of thought/5(4).

Present at Sinai enhances the celebration of Shavuot, when the Ten Commandments are read. Agnon's elucidation of the receiving of the Ten Commandments makes Present at Sinai essential reading, during the holiday and throughout the year. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more.

/5(4). In the Bible, Mount Sinai (Hebrew: הַר סִינַי‬, Har Sinai) is the mountain at which the Ten Commandments were given to Moses by God. In the Book of Deuteronomy, these events are described as having transpired at Mount Horeb. "Sinai" and "Horeb" are generally considered to refer to the same place by scholars.

The location of the Mount Sinai described in Present at Sinai book Bible remains disputed. Seventeen years ago, Agnon’ s classic work on the giving of the Torah was finally translated into English. Agnon, Present at Sinai: The Giving of the Law translated by Michael Swirsky (Jewish Publication Society, ).

Originally published in Hebrew as "Atem Re'item" by Schocken Books, But it is out of print and. The full story of the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai, based on traditional and midrashic sources. Preparations The daily miracles, such Present at Sinai book the manna and the quail, the defeat of Amalek, and the crossing of the Red Sea had brought a greater consciousness of.

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Sinai. The same cosmic phenomena present at Mount Sinai are seen again in the book of Revelation. Observe the following passages, with some brief notes on their likely significance: 1. Revelation “ Around the throne were 24 thrones, and on the thrones I saw 24 elders sitting, clothed in white robes; and they had crowns of gold on their heads.

The Bible gives us some general clues about the location of Mount Sinai. We know it was outside of Egypt, because the Israelites came to Mount Sinai after leaving Egypt (Exodus ).

Scripture also hints that Sinai was not in Midian, based on Moses’ Midianite in-laws leaving Sinai to return to their own land (Exodus ; Numbers –31).

The Sinai Peninsula or simply Sinai (now usually / ˈ s aɪ n aɪ / SY-ny, also / ˈ s aɪ n ɪ aɪ / SY-nih-eye and US: / ˈ s aɪ n eɪ aɪ / SY-nay-eye) is a peninsula in Egypt, and the only part of the country located in is situated between the Mediterranean Sea to the north and the Red Sea to the south, and is a land bridge between Asia and has a land area of about.

Get this from a library. Present at Sinai: the giving of the Law. [Shmuel Yosef Agnon; Michael Swirsky;] -- Nobel Laureate Shmuel Yosef Agnon brings together what has always been at the heart of Jewish religious consciousness: the Sinai event, the Revelation, as memory and as continuously renewed.

Sinai. A mountain, or mountain range, in Arabia Petraea, in the peninsula formed by the two arms of the Red Sea, and rendered memorable as the spot where the law was given to Israel through Moses, Exodus Nu As this mountain has been almost unknown in modern times, until recently, and is of such importance in Scripture history, we shall enter into some details respecting it.

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore Physicians Homecoming JuneYou are invited. Please plan to join us. We are looking forward to bringing together past and present Sinai physicians for a celebration of the hospital’s rich history, remarkable ongoing success and exciting future. The following is a summary of Sinai & Zion: An Entry into the Jewish Bible by Jon D.

Levinson. I recommend the book to anyone interested in a concise introduction to Judaism. Part I: Sinai, the Mountain of the Covenant 1. The Sinaitic Experience or the Traditions about It. Sinai/Horeb—two names given to possibly the. As the saying goes, all Jewish souls were present at Sinai.

But the righteous converts bring an additional gift to the celebration, the gift of modeling true Jewishness and adherence to Judaism. It is clearly indicated in The Book Of Exodus that the Israelites completely departed the lands controlled by Egypt and sojourned onward to the land of Midian (outside Egyptian dominion) before receiving the Ten Commandments.

Today's Sinai peninsula was within the borders and control of ancient Egypt, and in order to completely depart from Egypt, the Israelites had to depart, completely, from. Once the Jewish people received the Torah on Mount Sinai and continued their journey to the Land of Israel, there is just one biblical mention of anyone going back to Mount Sinai.

We read in the Book of Kings1 how, hundreds of years after the giving of the Torah, Elijah the prophet fled the wicked queen Jezebel and took refuge in a cave on. The Book of Acts is full of exciting stories. Coming on the heels of Luke’s epic narrative about Jesus’s life, death, and resurrection, Acts provides keen insight into the early stages of the Church.

The Gospels present the disciples as ordinary people, but now, they are. Of the five proposed locations in the Sinai Peninsula, Jebel Musa, the site of St Catherine’s monastery, is the most popular.

Nevertheless, according to Long, there is “growing consensus that the real Mt Sinai is located in present-day Saudi Arabia. The prime candidates are Mt. Badr, Jebel al-Lawz, Jebel Hurab and Jebel Harb.”. About this Item: Sinai Publishing, Tel Aviv, Hardcover. First Edition in this Format.

Book condition is Very Good+, cased in decorated metal, with decorated end papers and page edges. Crack to paper at front and rear gutter. Owner inscription verso front end page.

No markings to text, text is in English and Hebrew. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall. Leviticus The LORD called to Moses and spoke to him from the tent of meeting. He said, Leviticus The LORD said to Moses, Leviticus These are the decrees, the laws and the regulations that the LORD established at Mount Sinai between himself and the Israelites through Moses.

The Sinai Peninsula or Sinai (Arabic: سيناء ‎ Sīnā), is a triangular peninsula in is ab km 2 (23, sq mi) in area. It is between the Mediterranean Sea to the north and the Red Sea to the south.

It is the only part of Egyptian territory located in is because the Sinai is known as a land bridge between the two continents of Africa and Asia.In andI worked with Prof. Frank Kee and Prof. David Bell, respectively.

Inmy work with Dr. Kee helped examine the use of parks and waterways in East : Pathology Resident at Cedars-Sinai.Download Full Book in PDF, EPUB, Mobi and All Ebook Format.

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