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The code of Maimonides.

Moses Maimonides

The code of Maimonides.

by Moses Maimonides

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish law

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesYale Judaica series -- v. 2.
    ContributionsRabinowitz, Jacob J., tr.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 345 p. ;
    Number of Pages345
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23382700M

    The code of Maimonides (–) is one of the most famous and important writings in Hebrew since the Bible. This masterful translation of the second book of the code, The Book of Love, deals primarily with laws concerning the worship of God. From the point of view of method and organization, the Code of Maimonides, written in the twelfth century, is still considered one of the great codes in the history of jurisprudence. The Book of Women, the fourth book in the Code, consists of five treatises dealing with the laws on marriage, divorce, levirate marriage, and Halishah, the virgin maiden, and the wayward woman.  Many of these.

    Get this from a library! The code of Maimonides.. [Moses Maimonides] -- "Maimonides' monumental volume code on Jewish law has had a profound influence on Jewish life since the Middle Ages. This lucid study is the first thorough literary-historical study of the Mishneh. The Mishneh Torah ("Repetition of the Torah") subtitled Sefer Yad ha-Hazaka ("Book of the Strong Hand,") is a code of Jewish religious law (Halakha) authored by Maimonides (Rabbi Moshe ben Maimon, also known as RaMBaM or "Rambam"), one of history's foremost Rating: % positive.

    Maimonides was the most illustrious figure in Judaism in the post-talmudic era, and one of the greatest of all time His influence on the future development of Judaism is incalculable. No spiritual leader of the Jewish people in the post-talmudic period has exercised such an influence both in his own and subsequent Size: KB. The Fifth Book of the Code of Maimonides Mishneh Torah (the sixth is coming under the "Library of Jewish texts ") is called the KDU-sha, meaning "holiness." It comprises three sections: the Law on Prohibition of sexual relations, laws allowed and forbidden foods and the laws of ritual slaughter of livestock and poultry (shechita).


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The Code of Maimonides. by Author & Author includes books The Book of Knowledge: From the Mishneh Torah of Maimonides, The Code of Maimonides (Mishneh Torah): Book Two, The Book of Love (Yale Judaica Series), The Book of Seasons, and several more. The Code Of Maimonides (Mishneh Torah): Book 5, The Book Of Holiness Book Summary The fifth Book of the Code was named by Maimonides the Book of Holiness, and he appropriately took for his text the Psalmist's verse Order my footsteps by Thy word.

Maimonides's major contribution to Jewish life remains the Mishneh Torah, his code of Jewish law. His intention was to compose a book that would guide Jews on how to behave in all situations just by reading the Torah and his code, without having to expend large amounts of time searching through the Talmud.

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The four details of prophecy from Balaam that interest Maimonides appear in Scripture in the book of Numbers – Chap verses 17 and The content of these verses teach laws about King Messiah, and Maimonides Code is a book of the Torah's laws. The Book of Torts is the eleventh in the Code of Maimonides, the monumental codification of Talmudic law that was the crowning work of that Moses of whom Jewry says, “From Moses to Moses, there was none like Moses.”.

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Online: The Code of Maimonides (Mishneh Torah): Book 9, The Book of Offerings, trans. Herbert Danby, Yale University Press. Maimonides' magnum opus is his codification of Jewish law, which he called Mishneh Torah, or "second to the Torah."The fourteen volume work is a logical systematic codification of Jewish law.

Prior to Maimonides, in order to know Jewish law, one would have to learn the entire since the Talmud itself as at times indecisive, often incorporating conflicting opinions on Jewish law, it Author: Dovid Zaklikowski.The Code of Maimonides (Mishneh Torah) Book 6, The Book of Asservations.

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The Mishneh Torah was compiled between and CE ( and AM), while Maimonides was living in Egypt, and is regarded as.