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Rituals and Practice, the Modern Period

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Andre Maintenay

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Rituals and Practice, the Modern Period Reading: Ch. 2 The Jewish Tradition, pp. 101-128 th October 6 , 2010. Genesis From creation of worldAdam & Eve fall from garden of Eden. Humanity disobeys god and therefore show a lack of moral sense. Banished from garden and painsuffering humanity experiences is understood as being result of this pr. Humanity must live from distance of God Narrative of fall: why we suffer, why snakes slither on the ground, why different sexes, why women suffer pain in childbirth etiological explain some condition of being Like God, human beings have moral capacity to choose to obey Gods will Noahs Ark: God wipes out all of humanity and attempts to restart it over again Limitless ambition of humanity by building tower Chapter 12: call of Abraham: story of people of Israel in relationship to God Abraham known as first patriarch of Judaism God tests Abraham and asks him to sacrifice his son as one would sacrifice an animal Abraham does this unhesitantly, obediently, and prepa
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