Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 10

Here are links to previous installments in my series of notes on Jacob Neusner’s The Theology of the Oral Torah: Revealing the Justice of God (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1999): Introduction and Chapter 1, Chapters 2 and 3, Chapters 4 and 5, Chapter 6, Chapter 7, Chapter 8, and Chapter 9. This entry covers Chapter 10,Continue reading “Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 10”

Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 9

These are the previous installments in this series of notes on Jacob Neusner’s The Theology of the Oral Torah: Revealing the Justice of God (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1999): Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah (introduction and chapter 1) Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapters 2 and 3 Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chaptersContinue reading “Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 9”

Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 8

We continue now with my reading notes on Chapter 8, Complementarity, of Jacob Neusner’s The Theology of the Oral Torah: Revealing the Justice of God (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1999). These are the previous installments of my notes: Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah (introduction and chapter 1) Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapters 2Continue reading “Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 8”

Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 7

I continue with my notes on Jacob Neusner’s The Theology of the Oral Torah: Revealing the Justice of God (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1999), coming now to chapter 7, World Without Change. Here are the previous installments of my review/notes: Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah (introduction and chapter 1) Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah,Continue reading “Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 7”

Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 6

I proceed here with my reading notes on Jacob Neusner’s The Theology of the Oral Torah: Revealing the Justice of God (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1999). We enter a new section of the book here, Part II: Perfecting World Order, with Chapter Six, World Beyond Time. This is an intense chapter, its argument convoluted and somewhatContinue reading “Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapter 6”

Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapters 4 and 5

We continue here with my reading notes as I make my way through Jacob Neusner’s The Theology of the Oral Torah: Revealing the Justice of God (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1999), chapters four and five. Chapter Four The Political Order: The Gentiles and Idolatry As chapter three covered Israel and the primary feature that defines Israel,Continue reading “Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, chapters 4 and 5”