[b-hebrew] Common Sense

Shoshanna Walker rosewalk at concentric.net
Wed Oct 18 16:40:09 EDT 2006


Not at all.

There are many of the 613 positive and negative commandments that 
make NO SENSE (red heifer is the classic example).  They are called 
"chukim" - ie; we are not supposed to understand the reasoning behind 
them.

Shoshanna


>Ethel Jean (Kowan) Saltz wrote:
>
>> For me, I've decided that Judaism historically is a documentation of Common
>> Sense and that's what Y'H'W'H means.



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