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Rashi free pdf "The magic spell cast by Rashi on the Jewish nation over eight centuries ago continues to enlighten and enchant us. What is the secret of Rashi's commentary? How can we comprehend Rashi's greatness? The renowned author of What's Bothering Rashi? now presents clear methodological principles for unlocking Rashi's commentary. Rashi: The Magic and the Mystery explicates the analytical tools necessary for probing Rashi's Torah commentary in depth. The reader will find answers to such questions as: Why does Rashi define simple words? Why does Rashi change the wording of midrashim that he quotes? Given that both Rashi and his grandson Rashbam were committed to pshat interpretation, how can we understand the disparities in their commentaries? How do Rashi's goals for his commentary differ from the goals of the Midrash? The student will find here rules never-before elucidated, complete with numerous examples. In addition, the book contains a brief biography of Rashi, illustrating how Rashi's character influenced his commentary. After reading the book the reader will see Rashi's commentary in a brighter light and gain a clearer appreciation of Rashi's genius."

About Avigdor Bonchek

Dr. Avigdor Bonchek, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist with over forty years of experience. He is also an ordained rabbi. He studied at Ner Israel Rabbinical College, Johns Hopkins University and NYU. He has taught in the City University of New York (CUNY) and Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He and his family have lived in Jerusalem for the past forty years. Dr. Bonchek has published ten books, in English and in Hebrew, on psychology and on Torah. He has published a five-volume series on Rashi's Torah commentary entitled What's Bothering Rashi? Dr. Bonchek's books have been translated into several languages. They are geared to teaching the reader an original approach to text analysis.

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Author : Avigdor Bonchek
Publisher : Gefen Publishing House
Data Published : 01 July 2015
ISBN : 9652297798
EAN : 9789652297792
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 128 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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