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T biblical Judaism the confrontation of Judaism with Hellenism apocrypha pseudepigrapha and the Dead Sea Scrolls Pharisees Sadducees and Essenes the Jewish Christian schism the impact of the Jewish revolts against Rome and the destruction of the Temple the rise of Rabbinic Judaism and the development of the Mishnah Talmud and Jewish Law One of the book's major theses is that the various approaches to Judaism shared sufficient common ground as to be classified as one alb Answers lots of uestions

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From Text to Tradition a History of Judaism in Second Temple and Rabbinic Times A History of Second Temple and Rabbinic JudaismEit variegated religious tradition Diverging trends may be and are traced during this period as is the uestion of the role of interpretation the impact of external influences and the process by which the competing approaches were eventually supplanted by the rabbinic tradition which became the basis for medieval and modern Judaism In this way Judaism is shown to have traveled the long road from the textual heritage of the Hebrew Bible to the oral tradition of the rabbis Although no single book exists that covers everything one would want to know about the second tem