By Gershom M. H. Ratheiser
Ratheiser's examine presents the framework for a non-confessional, mitzvoth ethics-centered and historical-philological method of the Jewish bible and offers with the elemental steps of an alternate paradigmatic point of view at the biblical textual content. the writer seeks to demostrate the ineptness of confessional and ahistorical ways to the Jewish bible. in response to his observations and his survey of the heritage of interpretation of the Jewish bible, Ratheiser introduces another hermeneutical-exegetical method of the Jewish bible: the paradigm of examples. His learn concludes that the biblical textual content is a set of writings designed and shaped from a particularly ethical-ethnic outlook. In different phrases, he regards the Jewish bible to be written as an etiology of historic guideline through historic Jews to Jews and for Jews. As such, it serves as a religious-ethical id marker that gives historic Jews and their descendants with an etiology of Jewish existence. Ratheiser regards this religious-ethical schedule to were the motive force within the minds of the ultimate editors/compilers of the biblical textual content as we now have it today.br />
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