The Sages, Volume 1: The Second Temple Period – Rabbi Binyamin Lau (Hardcover)
Brand: Koren Publishers
Rediscover the Sages of the Temple Era and immediately afterwards in this work by Rabbi Binyamin Lau that attempts to grapple with the complexities of Jewish tradition during a chaotic era.
|5.75" x 8.75"
This interesting book by respected lecturer Rabbi Binyamin Lau revisits the Second Temple Era when much of the Oral Jewish Tradition was established and looks at the lives of Sages such as Hillel, Rabbi Yochanan ben Zakkai and Shammai. The book also discusses the tradition of innovation in Jewish Law and the conflicts between different groups of Jews in that chaotic and tragic chapter in Jewish history. This book is an essential part of any Jewish history library.
This item is a fabulous gift for a holiday or housewarming!