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  • Does belief in Torah mean every word is true?

    By Andrew Silow-Carroll

    December 13, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    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."

    Shammai, however, wasn't...