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A Fine Blend of Scholarly & Popular Jewish Books

Welcome to Kodesh Press

A Fine Blend of Scholarly & Popular Jewish Books

Reviews of 'Peshat Isn’t So Simple'

“Readers will be surprised, delighted, and enlightened”

Peshat Isn’t So Simple by Rabbi Hayyim Angel Reviewed by Rabbi Dr. Israel Drazin, July 1, 2014 For over two millennia most Jewish Bible commentators did not explain the Bible’s plain meaning, called “peshat” in Hebrew, but used the biblical verses and events as sources for homiletical lessons. Some exceptions existed, such as the writings […]

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