Each of the five discourses and letters offered in the present volume is a celebrated treatise of timeless relevance. Taken together they comprise, in capsule form, the full range of the Rambam's views on God, Torah, man, and the world. In addition to answering questions on crucial issues relating to our faith, they provide an insight into the mindset of Maimonides, the prodigious genius and compassionate leader of the Jewish people.I want very much to clarify this mystery and unlock its hidden meanings in the Torah verses. ... will include it in my book on the prophets that I am currently working on, or in a special volume I will compose to explain these thirteen principles.
|Title||:||The Essential Maimonides|
|Author||:||Moses Maimonides, Avraham Yaakov Finkel|
|Publisher||:||Jason Aronson, Incorporated - 1996-05-01|