Alchemy and Kabbalah by Gershom Scholem, Klaus Ottmann

By Gershom Scholem, Klaus Ottmann

Newly revised moment printing. Translated via KLAUS OTTMANN. A groundbreaking textual content on alchemy through the top pupil of Jewish mysticism is gifted right here for the 1st time in English translation. Scholem appears to be like significantly on the connections among alchemy, the Jewish Kabbalah; its christianized types, reminiscent of the gold- and rosicrucian mysticisms, and the myth-based psychology of C.G. Jung, and uncovers forgotten alchemical roots embedded within the Kabbalah.

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Hildesheim: H. A. Gerstenberg, ) §; and Joüon and Muraoka, A Grammar of Biblical Hebrew  §e. See also Kimhi, íéùøùä øôñ (ed. Biesenthal and Lebrecht) a. , Yizhaq Mann, “On the Use of Verbs of Exhortation,” Leˇs  (): – (in Hebrew); and Bruce K. Waltke and M. a. See also GKC §b; Irene Lande, Formelhafte Wendungen der Umgangssprache im Alten Testament (Leiden: E. J. Brill, ) –; and Wolfgang Schneider, Grammatik des biblischen Hebräisch. . 13 W. J. Martin, “Some Notes on the Imperative in the Semitic Languages,” in Scritti in onore di Giuseppe Furlani (RSO ; Rome: Giovani Bardi, ) .

A. See also GKC §b; Irene Lande, Formelhafte Wendungen der Umgangssprache im Alten Testament (Leiden: E. J. Brill, ) –; and Wolfgang Schneider, Grammatik des biblischen Hebräisch. . 13 W. J. Martin, “Some Notes on the Imperative in the Semitic Languages,” in Scritti in onore di Giuseppe Furlani (RSO ; Rome: Giovani Bardi, ) . 14 For the linguistic category, see Balthasar Bickel, “Converbs in Cross-Linguistic 8 9    Come, let us make our father drink wine, äáëùðå and let us lie with him so that we keep the lineage alive through our father.

See also Joseph Blenkinsopp, The Pentateuch: An Introduction to the First Five Books of the Bible (London: SCM, ) ; and, critically, Rolf Rendtorff, “Directions in Pentateuchal Studies,” CRBS  (): –. , Brevard S. Childs, Introduction to the Old Testament as Scripture (Philadelphia: Fortress, ) –; and Rendtorff, CRBS  (): , . : Harvard University Press, ) –. 54 So William H. C. ” VT  (): –. See also the cautionary remarks of Childs, Introduction to the Old Testament as Scripture .

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