Download PDF by Charles Simon: Royalty, Religion, Sex and Mystery: Unravelling Biblical

By Charles Simon

ISBN-10: 0935665137

ISBN-13: 9780935665130

"Royalty, faith, intercourse and secret is a ebook of contemporary interpretation and midrash. It takes the tales of the Bible, explains them after which is helping them come to existence. What did the Levite think as a survivor while the ark fell and Uzzah was once killed? what's the tale of David confronting a tremendous speculated to educate later generations? How did the rabbis achieve making their studying of the textual content the person who grew to become Judaism as we all know it?"

Rabbi David Wolpe states in his forward.

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