Of the Hundred and fifty-three fish
Simon Peter went up and drew the net to land, full of large fish, a hundred and fifty-three;
and although there were so many, the net was not torn. John, 21,11
Why Moses was not allowed to enter the promised land
Essays and considerations
Why was it destined to Moses to see the promised land after the forty-year desert migration, but not to enter it?
15 essays and considerations
Paperback, 208 pages, 18,00 Euro, ISBN-13: 9783748191735
Text correction note:
Page 4, the comment of Rashi: "Because God had not commanded to strike the rock, but 'you shall speak to the rock ....' if Moses and Aharon had not failured here, they would have entered the land." not "if Moses and Aharon had not passed away here,.."
Page 8: "Therefore, the first of the Ten Commandments says: I am your God who led you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of servitude. Do not have another deity before my face." not "Do not be another deity, face me."
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