Jewish Journal

Search our Archives!

Email to a Friend

Does belief in Torah mean every word is true?

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/does_belief_in_torah_mean_every_word_is_true_20071214

There's a famous story in the Talmud about a smart aleck who asks the sages Hillel and Shammai to teach him all of Torah while he stands on one foot. Hillel's response is well known: "What is hateful to you, do not do unto others All the rest is commentary."

Recipient email:
Your email:
What's this word?