Tuesday, November 01, 2005

Clouds of Dissent

Now that the Holidays are behind us, more variety in Jewish blogging should be in store. I just read through with a group the Tosefta in Sanhedrin which says that "At first there were no disagreements in Israel". Can't say I much like it (I remember that DZ Hoffmann has an explanation of that baraita in his HaMishna HaRishona, but I don't remember whether it was convincing).

Mobius gave a talk about open-source Internet resources as the cure for the ills of institutional Judaism. A nice new initiative which contributes something to the cause of Open Source Judaism is a blog devoted to discussing the Passover Haggadah. It's called 4 Sons and Sons.

Looking forward to cloud-filled skies glowing a pleasant grey. Hodesh tov.


Blogger Steg (dos iz nit der ┼íteg) said...

I never really could figure out how Open Source Judaism differed from Reconstructionism.

8:59 PM  
Anonymous Yerimiya said...

Akdamot is from Rabbi Meir a Hebrew poetfrom days of old.

3:25 AM  

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