20 12, 2017

Many rabbis agree that Ezra changed the Torah text

By |2017-12-20T05:47:08-07:00December 20th, 2017|Thoughts|

  Many, if not most, rabbis, even ultra-Orthodox rabbis, recognize that as Judaism evolved, changes were introduced into the Torah wording for a myriad of reasons. Tikkunei Soferim, which can be translated as “corrections by the scribes,” refers to at least eighteen changes, and probably many more, that were made in the original wording of [...]

26 08, 2015

Ezra changed the Torah text

By |2015-08-26T03:37:21-07:00August 26th, 2015|Thoughts|

                                                                                                             Ezra changed the Torah text                                                                              Tikkunie Soferim   Tikkunei Soferim, which can be translated as “corrections by the scribes,” refers to at least eighteen changes that were made in the original wording of the Hebrew Bible wording during the second temple period, perhaps sometime between 450 and 350 BCE.[1] Most [...]