Tag Info

New answers tagged


There are numerous passages in scripture that refer to the idea of God 'concealing' stuff; e.g. mystery and parable and understanding, wisdom and folly, light and darkness... Luke 8:9 'His disciples asked him what this parable meant. 10 He said, “The knowledge of the secrets of the kingdom of God has been given to you, but to others I speak in parables, so ...


The great medieval rabbi and scholar now known as Rashi wrote commentaries on the Hebrew Bible. He is acclaimed for his ability to present the basic meaning of the text in a concise and lucid fashion, and his works remain a centrepiece of contemporary Jewish study. Rashi's commentary on Proverbs chapter 25 (including 25:2) is as follows: The honor of ...

Top 50 recent answers are included