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Rabbi Gamliel asked:� �Who is the one who came up without permission?�� Jewish law mandates that the year may be intercalated only by a court whose members were specifically designated for that purpose the previous evening. They propose that Judaism has entered a phase of ethical monotheism, and that the laws of Judaism are only remnants of an earlier stage of religious evolution, and need not be followed. Mezvinsky took pride in his Jewish identity, was a supporter of legislation relating to Israel and was seen as "something unusual" as a Jew elected to Congress from Iowa, he said.

Pages: 322

Publisher: CCAR Press (February 25, 1988)

ISBN: 0881230030

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