Talmud vs. Midrash



The body of the Jewish civil and canonical law not comprised in the Pentateuch.


A talmudic exposition of the Hebrew law, or of some part of it.


the collection of ancient rabbinic writings on Jewish law and tradition (the Mishna and the Gemara) that constitute the basis of religious authority in Orthodox Judaism


Midrash (; Hebrew: 诪执讚职专指砖讈; pl. 诪执讚职专指砖执讈讬诐 midrashim) is expansive Jewish Biblical exegesis using a rabbinic mode of interpretation prominent in the Talmud.


The Talmud (; Hebrew: 转址旨诇职诪讜旨讚鈥 T谩lm奴岣) is the central text of Rabbinic Judaism and the primary source of Jewish religious law (halakha) and Jewish theology. Until the advent of modernity, in nearly all Jewish communities, the Talmud was the centerpiece of Jewish cultural life and was foundational to , serving also as of Jews.The term normally refers to the collection of writings named specifically the Babylonian Talmud (Talmud Bavli), although there is also an earlier collection known as the Jerusalem Talmud (Talmud Yerushalmi).

鈥榓ll Jewish thought and aspirations鈥; 鈥榯he guide for the daily life鈥; 鈥楾almud鈥;


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