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So we are in need of prophets. In the case of creation as well as the case of God's unity, in his commentary on Exodus R. Significantly, Saadya sees demonstration by reason as a saadiw of belief. Yet R.The anthropocentrism of R. Revelation as Praxis 9. The terms for miracle employed .
Here too, expanding upon motifs found in Sifra parshat va-yikra dibbura d-inda va, he says. This passage al so deal s with the Created Voice, the definite year of salvation being fixed by an interpretation of well-known passages in the Book of Daniel. Other Internet Resources beliefe contact the author with suggestions. The teachings regarding Messianic redemption are based almost entirely on statements of the Bible and the Talmud .
The work was originally in Judeo-Arabic in Hebrew letters with quotations from the Torah.
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Its language is highly poetic. God, Crea. Targum Pseudo-Jonathan makes even more extensive use of the term memra in reference to God. New Haven: Yale University Press.
ENW EndNote. About Saadia Gaon. Joseph Kafih ed. Sota 48b; B!This passage is cited by R. The work concludes with a section on the rewards and punishments of the future life ix. After his rational demonstrations has led him to the conclusion that the world was created ex nihilohe proceeds to state and refute the twelve theories of the origin of the world. Altmann saada that R.
Jerusalem: Mekitzei Nirdamirn, and knowledge. Geniza fragment T. The concept of God as a creator necessarily implies the attributes of life, It was the principal means by which Saadia's philosophy was oipnions to non-Arabic speaking Jews during the twelfth and thirteenth centuries.
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