Sabbath

Idea, History, Reality

 

Edited By

 

Gerald J. Blidstein

 

 

Contents

מאמרים בעברית

Shemaryahu Talmon

Reckoning the Sabbath in the First and Early Second Temple Period -- From the Evening or the Morning ?

 

9

Joseph M. Baumgarten

Some Theological Aspects of Second Temple Shabbat Practice

 

35

Michael Wyschogrod

On the Christian Critique of the Jewish Sabbath

 

43

Moshe Idel

Sabbath: On Concepts of Time in Jewish Mysticism

 

57

Arthur Green

Some Aspects of Qabbalat Shabbat

 

95

Michael Fishbane

Transcendental Consciousness and Stillness in the Mystical Theology of R. Yehuda AriehLeib of Gur

 

119

Elliott Horowitz

Sabbath Delights: Toward a Social History

131