Bruce James
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Does Solomon say that trades, where lifting and carrying are involved, are a punishment for sin?
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The 12th Century scholar Rashi addressed your issue. My translation follows The Complete Jewish Bible (in Hebrew and English) with Rashi Commentary, which you can access on-line here. My translation ...

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What is the Fear/fear of Isaac?
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Jacob is using this phrase when talking to Laban while his father, Isaac is still alive, but after the death of Abraham. According to Rashi, and the Fear of Isaac: He did not wish to say, “the ...

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Exo. 2:2: "...that he was good, and she hid him three months..."
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Interesting question. Rashi gives us unrelated answers to each question. First, citing a midrash contained in the Babylonian Talmud, Sotah 12a, and in Exodus Rabbah 1:20, a miracle occurred when ...

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What is the best translation of Job 6:14?
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Here is Rashi's analysis: "By one who withholds kindness from his friend and who abandons the fear of the Almighty?" By one who withholds kindness from his friend: Heb. למס, by one who withholds ...

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Are there differences in how the Spirit empowers people?
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I have no problem with the verbs used. תצלח can mean "rested" upon or "came" upon or "passed upon" which are some of the translations that the Complete Jewish Bible (with Rashi Commentary) translates ...

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