Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, Epilogue

The following post contains my notes on Jacob Neusner’s Epilogue (called Chapter 15, Before and After) to his book The Theology of the Oral Torah: Revealing the Justice of God (McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1999). The former installments are: Introduction and Chapter 1, Chapters 2 and 3, Chapters 4 and 5, Chapter 6, Chapter 7, ChapterContinue reading “Neusner’s Theology of the Oral Torah, Epilogue”


Sweet Peace, where dost thou dwell? I humbly crave,                Let me once know.           I sought thee in a secret cave,           And ask’d, if Peace were there. A hollow wind did seem to answer, No:                Go seek elsewhere. I did; and going did a rainbow note:                Surely, thought I,           This is the lace of Peace’s coat:Continue reading “Peace”