Posts Tagged ‘Moses’

Good men, the last wave by, crying how bright
Their frail deeds might have danced in a green bay,
Rage, rage against the dying of the light. Dillon Thomas- Do not go gentle into that Goodnight

In his article “Moses” which contrasts Moses and Balaam, Dr. Moshe Reiss describes how the adept knows these things are possible through the reading of Scripture…”Moses and Balaam most easily show the fight of Hebraism and Hellenism in history.  On the verse in Deuteronomy [34.10] that states, “there hath not arisen a prophet since in Israel like unto Moses,” the ancient Midrash the Sifré says that this is so in Israel, but among the other nations there did arise such a prophet, and that was Balaam. (more…)

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