NiSh'ma: Abraham as an imperfect hero

By Erica Brown, Steven Greenberg, Jacob J. Schacter, Abby Wyschogrod

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), February 2001

Rabbis and scholars discuss a passage from Nahmanides' commentary on Genesis that regards Abraham, a "biblical hero," as imperfect.

Topic: Jewish Text, Leadership, Discourse and Dialogue, Jewish Thought

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.31/no.579a

Page Number(s): 13

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Brown, Erica. Greenberg, Steven. Schacter, Jacob J. Wyschogrod, Abby. NiSh'ma: Abraham as an imperfect hero. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). February 2001: 13. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8641


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