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The Babylonian Talmud, Vol. 3 of 9: Tracts Pesachim, Yomah and Hagiga (Forgotten Books)

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"This book also contains tracts from section Moed (Festivals), primarily discussions of the rituals to be performed on important holy days: principally Passover and the Day of Atonement. The short third tract, Hagiga, discusses the Holocaust ceremony, (meaning a burnt-offering), which today has come into use as a term for the Nazi genocide. Among other points of interest is description of the ritual of the scapegoat in Chapter VI. of Tract Yomah; and Chapter II. of Tract Hagiga has a notable digression on a variety of subjects, including the cryptic Chariot of God, and the names and characteristics of the seven heavens." (Quote from

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Publisher's Preface; Volumes V.; Tract Pesachim (passover); Explanatory Remarks; Synopsis Of Subjects Of Volume V.--tract Pesachim ; Concerning The Removal Of Leaven From The House; Time For Eating Unleavened Bread And Material Used For Making Unleavened Bread And Bitter Herbs; Regulations Concerning Articles Which Cause Transgression Of The Law Prohibiting Leaven To Be Seen Or Found In The House Of An Israelite; Regulations Concerning Work Which May And Such As Must Not Be Performed On The Day Preceding The Festival Of Passover; Regulations Concerning The Sacrifice Of The Paschal Lamb; Regulations Concerning Acts Which Supersede The Due Observance Of The Sabbath--the Sacrifice Of The Paschal Offering--what Is To Be Done If One Sacrifice Is Confounded With Another; Roasting The Paschal Lamb; If The Paschal Lamb Becomes Defiled; Parts Of Lamb Eaten; Those Obligated To Eat The Paschal Sacrifice; Where It May Be Eaten; Companies Appointed To Eat It; Difference Between First And Second Passover; The Second Passover; Passover During Exodus; Mixed Paschal Sacrifices; The Meal On The Eve Of Passover And The Four Cups Of Wine; Appendix A; Appendix B; Volumes vi.; Tract Yomah (day Of Atonement); Explanatory Remarks; Introduction To Tract Yomah, Or The Day Of Atonement; Synopsis Of Subjects Of Volume vi.-tract Yomah ; The Preparations Of The High Priest; The Lots Priests Drew, Which Priests Should Go To The Altar, How Many Priests Needed For Each Sacrifice; Time Of The Daily Offering; Entry Of A Layman Into The Temple Court; Order Of High-priests' Service On Day Of Atonement; The Two Goats; Remaining Services Of The High-priest; Regulations Concerning The He-goats Of The Day Of Atonement And The Sending To The Desert, And The Confession Thereat; The Passages Read By The High-priest And His Garments; Regulations Concerning Fasting On The Day Of Atonement; What May Be Done Thereon, And What May Not Be Done; Appendix; Tract Hagiga (holocaust); Synopsis Of Subjects Of Tract Hagiga; Regulations Concerning The Holocaust, And The Appointed Time For The Peace-offering; Regulations Concerning Public Lectures: Which Are And Which Are Not Allowed; In What Cases Sacred Things Are More Rigorous Than Heave-offerings, And vice Versa

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  • PDF | 498 pages
  • Unknown(Author)
  • Forgotten Books (31 Jan. 2008)
  • English
  • 9
  • Religion & Spirituality

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