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Sunday, November 10 • 1:30pm - 2:15pm
Is it OK to assume that all Bibles are the same?

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Whether we look at the Hebrew Bible text or its accompanying interpretations, there is much to say about the evolution of the text and its commentaries within Rabbinic circles over the last 2000 years. This session will present evidence of textual variations in the Bible and demonstrate editorial (religio-political) control of the commentaries presented for community study. Knowledge of Hebrew is NOT a requirement.

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Barry Levy

B. Barry Levy is Emeritus Professor of Jewish Studies and Bible Interpretation at McGill U. Barry has taught since the 70s and has recently retired to Toronto with his family. He is the author of 'Fixing God's Torah - The Accuracy of the Hebrew Bible Text in Jewish Law', 2001 as well... Read More →

Sunday November 10, 2019 1:30pm - 2:15pm EST