Class 2

Thursday, Nov. 2: Class 2 — Chapter 1:9-12 

Hayman, Peter.  “Some Observations on Sefer Yetzirah: The Temple at the Center of the Universe,”in The Journal of Jewish Studies, vol. 37.2, p. 176-182. (Course Packet, p. 84-87)

Hayman, Peter. “Was God a Magician? Sefer Yesira and Jewish Magic,” in The Journal of Jewish Studies, vol. 41.2, p. 225-237. (Course Packet, p. 181-187)

Optional:

Elior, Rachel.  The Three Temples: On the Emergence of Jewish Mysticism, p. 1-7, 69-76. (Course Packet, p. 88-102)

 

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