Rabbi Joshua

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Miketz - In Classical Rabbinic Interpretation - Genesis Chapter 41
... Rabbi Johanan taught that the wicked stand over their gods, as Genesis 411 says, “And Pharaoh dreamed, and, behold, he stood over the river.” (The Egyptians worshiped ... but there was none that could interpret them for Pharaoh, Rabbi Joshua of Siknin taught in Rabbi Levi's name that there were indeed interpreters of the dream, but their ... Thus Rabbi Joshua concluded that the words of Proverbs 146, “A scorner seeks wisdom, and finds it not,” applied to Pharaoh’s magicians, while the continuation of the verse, “But knowledge is easy ...
Shoftim (parsha) - In Classical Rabbinic Interpretation - Deuteronomy Chapter 17
... Rabbi Simeon deduced from the multiple use of the word "witnesses" in Deuteronomy 176 that just as two witnesses were not executed as perjurers until ... Rabbi Akiba deduced that the addition of the third witness in Deuteronomy 176 was to teach that the perjury of a third, superfluous witness was just as serious as that of the others ... Rabbi Akiba concluded that if Scripture so penalized an accomplice just as one who committed a wrong, how much more would God reward an accomplice to a good deed ...
Haazinu - In Classical Rabbinic Interpretation
... The Mekhilta of Rabbi Ishmael counted 10 songs in the Hebrew Bible (1) the one that the Israelites recited at the first Passover in Egypt, as Isaiah 3029 says, “You shall ... Rabbi Samuel compared Moses to a general who held office in two provinces and was about to hold a feast ... Rabbi Abbahu cited Deuteronomy 323 to support the proposition of Mishnah Berakhot 71 that three who have eaten together publicly should say the Grace after Meals (Birkat Hamazon ...
Joshua Ben Levi - Representative Position
... Joshua devoted much of his time to furthering the public welfare ... Jewry, for he was found in company with his friend Rabbi Hanina interceding on behalf of his people before the proconsul in Caesarea, who accorded Joshua and his colleague much ... fugitive had found refuge there, Joshua saved the city and its inhabitants by surrendering the refugee ...

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