Notes

 

 

THE JEWISH UTOPIA

BY

MICHAEL HIGGER, Ph. D.

THE LORD BALTIMORE PRESS 

BALTIMORE, MD.

1932


NOTES

1. Zech. 14, 9.
2. Is. 2, 4; Micah 4, 3.
3. Zedah la-Derek, p. 295.
4. Jer. 31, 13.
5. Hosea 2, 1.
6. Joel 4, 18.
7. Amos 9, 13.
8. Is. 2, 2.
9. Zech. 8, 4.
10. Midr. Hallel, p. 14.
11. Yerush. Yebam., ch. 15, p. 14d.
12. Ps. 146, 4; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 32, p. 47a.
13. Sotah 31a.
14 The Sibylline Books, Book III, pp. 382-383.
15. Is. 65, 13.
16. Mal. 3, 18; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 9, to verse 2, sec. 1; cf. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 25, sec. 7; Seder Eliyah R., ch. 5, p. 26; Midr. Mishle, ch. 13 verse 25, p. 37b.
17. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 12, sec. 5, ed. Buber.
18. Jer. 32, 41; Midr. Ruth R., ch. 3, sec. 7.
19. Berak. 34b; Sanh. 99a; cf. Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 8, sec. 6.
20. Is. 23, 18; Midr. ha-Gadol, at end of Wayishlah, col. 548; Sefer Hasidim, sec, 1114, Bologna 1538.
21. Sifre, Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 354, p. 147a.
22. Pesahim 119a; Sanh. 110a; cf. Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayiggash, col. 694.
23. Sanh. l00a-b; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 31, sec. 5.
24. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 20, end of sec. 2; Midr. Tanh., Ahare Mot, sec. 2 ed. Warsaw 1873; sec. 3, ed. Buber; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 75, sec. 2, ed. B.
25. Midre. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 31.
26. Judges 5, 31; Midr. ha-Gadol, ib.; cf. Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 7, sec. 9.
27. Hagigah 14a; M. K. 29a.
28. Abod. Zarah, 35b.

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29. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 19, sec. 3; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 5, to verse 11, sec.5.
30. Ezek. 47, 12.
31. Cf. Ezek. 47, 10.
32. Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, pp. 67-68.
33. Megil. 15b; Sanh. 111b; cf. Aggadat Esther, ch. 5, p. 46.
34. Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 75.
35. Midr. Tanh., Zaw, sec. 16, ed. B.; Pinehas, sec. 14, ed. W.; cf. Midr. Aggadah, at end of Zaw, p . 18. In B.B. 75a, R. Johanan says that each righteous one will have seven canopies. In Ta'anit 9b. the reading is, not canopy, but cloud; while in Midr. Levit. R., ch. 27, at end of sec. 1, the reading is "Eden". Cj, Midr. Tehillim, ch. 34, sec. 2, ed. B.; Midr. Ruth R., ch. 3, sec. 4; Pesikta R., 31, p . 145a.
36. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 2; cf. Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, p . 37; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 4, p . 15a; Sefer Hekalot, at end of ch. 21.
37. Is. 25, 9; Ta'anit 31a; cf. Yerush. Megil. ch. 2, p. 73b; Yerush. M. K., ch. 3, p. 83b; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 11, sec. 9; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 1, to verse 3, sec. 3; ch. 7, to verse 1, sec. 2; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 11, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Zaw, sec. 16, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 48, sec. 5, ed. B.; at end of ch. 48, p . 94b, ed. Warsaw 1865.
38. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 11, sec. 8; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 3, p. 14.
39. Midr. Levit. R., ib .
40. Kab ha-Yashar by Zevi Koidenower, at end of ch. 4, Venice 1743
41 B. B. 75b.
42. B. B. ib .
43. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, Wezot ha-Berakah, p. 201a.
44. Sifra, Behukkotai, p . 111a.
45. Seder Eliyahu R., begin. of ch. 5, p . 20; cf. Yebamot 47a; Yerush. Yoma, ch. 3, p . 41a; Shekalim, ch. 5, p . 49a; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 3, to verse 6, sec. 4.
46. Midr. Tanh., Emor, sec. 23, ed. B.
47. Midr. Gen. R., ch, 40, sec. 2; cf. Midr. Tanh, Toledot, sec. 6, ed. B.; Midr. Lekah Tob, Lek Leka, p . 30a.
48. Seder Eliyahu R., ch,. 29, p . 165; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 58, sec. 1.
49. Yerush. Shab., end of ch. 6, p . 8d; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 1, sec. 12; cf. Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 1, p . 3a, bot.
50. Ps. 31, 20; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 62, sec. 2; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 45, sec. 6; ch. 50, sec. 5; Midr. Tanh., Toledot, sec. 11, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 31, sec. 7, ed. B.; ch. 37, sec. 3; cf. Yerush. Abod. Zarah, ch. 3, p . 42c ; Asaf, Teshubot ha-Geonim, p . 46.
51. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 25, sec. 9, ed. B.

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52. Ps. 31, 20; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 1, sec. 9.
53. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 52, see. 3.
54. Ukzin, ch. 3, Mish. 12; Talmud, Sanh., 100a; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 31, sec. 6, ed. B.; cf. Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, pp. 18b-19a.
55. Pesah. 119b.
56. B. B: 74-75a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 67, sec. 2; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 25, sec. 8; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 21, sec. 18; Pesikta R., 16, p . 80b; .cf. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 13, sec. 3.
57. Is. 64, 3; Midr. Esther R., ch. 2 sec. 4; cf: Midr. Lekah Tob, Bereshit, p . 7b.
58. Is. 60, 3; B. B. 75a.
59. Cf. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p . 187b; Yellinek, Bet ha-Midrash, vol. 3, p . 76.
60. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 188b ; cf. B. B. 75a; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 6, p . l7a.
61. Midr. Tanh., Terumah, sec. 3, ed. B.
62. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 45, sec. 6.
63. Hagigah 12a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 11, sec. 2; ch. 12, sec. 6; ch, 42, sec. 3; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 35, sec. 1; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 11, end of sec. 7; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 5; Midr. Ruth R., Introd., end of sec. 7; Midr. Esther R., Introd., sec. 11; Tur Orah Hayyim, Hilk. Birkot ha-Shahar, ch. 59. Cf. Yerush. Berakot, ch. 8, p . 12c; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 3, sec. 6; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 27, sec. 1, ed. B.; ch. 97, sec. 2; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, p. 19a.
64. Pesahim 50a.
65. Ps. 31, 20.
66. Ps. 97, 11; Midr. Tanh., Wayakhel, sec. 10, ed. W.; cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 22, sec. 11, ed. B.
67. Is. 30, 26; Sanh. 91b; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 50, sec. 5; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 11, to verse 7, sec. 1; Pesikta R., 2, p . 7b; Midr. Konen , p . 4; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 6, p . 118; cf. Treatise Soferim, ch. 20, sec. 1.
68. Is. 60, 19; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 36, p . 87a, ed. W.; cf. Midr. Tanh., Wayakhel, sec. 11, ed. B.; sec. 10, ed. W.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 22, sec. 4, ed. B.; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, ch. 37, p . 48a.
69, Is. 24, 23; Sanh. 91b; Treatise Soferim ch. 21, sec. 9; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 72, sec. 4, ed. B.
70. Ps. 36, 10; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah col. 514.
71. Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 2, p. 12b.
72. Sefer Hekalot, ch. 17; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 1, sec. 6; Pesikta R., 37, .p, l64a.

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73. Midr. Lament. R., ch. 1, sec. 51.
74. Targum Jonathan, Judges 5, 31; Midr: Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 6, ed. W.; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek; vol. 6, p. 119; cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 49, sec. 1, ed. B.
75. Is. 60, 3; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 72; sec. 5, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 28, sec. 1; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 3, sec. 1; Nispahim l'Seder Eliyahu Zuta, Pirke ha-Yeridot, ch. 3, p. 56.
76. Sifre, Debarim, sec. 10, p. 67a; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 30, sec. 2; Midr. Hallel, pp. 29-30; cf. Sifre Ekeb, sec. 47, p. 83a; Yerush., Hagigah, ch. 2, p. 77a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 31; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 19, sec. 3; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 5, to verse 11, sec. 5; Midr. Tanh., Terumah, sec. 3,. ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 45, sec. 3, ed. B.; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 6, p. 17a.
77. Cf. Charles, The Book of Enoch, pp. 188-190; 194-195; 204-205; 207; 209-214; 217; 223; 263-265.
78. The Book of Jubilees, ch. 7, p. 25.
79. The Psalms of. Solomon, ch. 18, p. 651.
80. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 111, sec. 1, ed. B.
81. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 1, sec. 20, ed. B.
82. The Book of Enoch, ch. 48, p. 217; cf. The Assumption of Moses. ch. 12, p. 424.
83. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 146, sec. 9, ed. B.
84. Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 18, pp. 108-109.
85. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 20, sec. 1; cf. Midr. Mishle, end of ch. 6, p. 29b.
86. Cf. Abod. Zarah 10a-b; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 21, sec. 20; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 59b.
87. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 26, sec. 2; cf. also R. Joshua's doctrine of future reward and punishment, as quoted in Erubin 19a.
88. Is. 25, 8.
89. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 31, sec. 9, ed. Buber; cf. Malachi 3, 17-24; Midr. Tanh., Terumah, sec. 3, ed. B.
90. Midr. Peliah, sec. 116.
91. Yerush. Berak., ch. 2, p. 5a.
92. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 39b; Seder Eliyahu Zuta, begin. of ch. 13, p. 194; cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 28, sec. 5, ed: B.; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, ch. 32, p. 36a.
93. Midr. Tanh., Emor, sec. 12, ed. B.
94. Is. 2, 12-17.
95. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 35b; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah, p.153.
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97. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 12, sec. 10; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 114, sec. 3, ed. B.; cf. Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 10.
98. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 35b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 12, sec. 10; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 14, sec. 3, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 82, sec. 8; Midr. Tanh., Lek Leka, sec. 3, ed. W.
99. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 41a-b; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 66; Yerush. Ab. Zarah, ch. 4, p. 44a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, end of sec. 15; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah, p. 162; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 83, se c. 3, ed. B.; cf. the statement of Samuel, Midr. Tehillim, ch. 9, sec. 6, ed. B.; ch. 9, p. 32b, ed. W.
100. Ezek. 9, 4; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 1, p. 1; cf. Shab. 55a.
101: Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Addition to Wa'era, p. 173; Sanh. 98b- 99a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 2, sec. 3; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 27, sec. 1; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 22, sec. 3, ed. B.; Pesikta R., 8, p. 30a; Sefer Mazref by Berechio ha-Nakdan, p. 70.
102. Ps. 101, 8; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 32a.
103. Nedarim 8b; B. M. 83b; Ab. Zarah 3b-4a; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 5, sec. 2; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 41, sec. 4, ed. B.; ch. 58, sec. 3; cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 101, sec. 4; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 21a; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 1, p. 4a.
104. Mal. 3, 19.
105. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 149, sec. 6, ed. B.; cf. Tosefta Berakot, ch. 6, sec. 7; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 21, p. 37b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 6, sec. 6; ch. 26, sec. 6; ch. 48, sec. 8; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, end. of sec. 27; Midr, Eccles. R., ch. 3, to verse 9, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Wayera, sec. 3, ed. W.; Wayikra, sec. 18, ed. B.; Shofetim, sections 8 ad 10, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 19, sec. 13, ed. B.; ch. 38, sec. 2; ch. 40, sec. 4; Pesikta d'R Kahana, p. 186b; Midr. ha-Gadol, Hayye Sarah, col. 381; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 20, p. 18a; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Wayikra, p. 11; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 1, p. 8a-b.
106. Prov. 11, 10; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, p. 25b.
107. Ps. 104, 35; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 4, sec. 7; cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 138, sec. 2, ed. B.
108. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 92, sec. 10, ed. B.; cf. Yerush. Ma'aserot, end of ch, 3, p. 51a.
109, Midr. Tehillim, ch. 96, sec. 2, ed. B.
110. Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 12, ed. B.; Pirke d'R. Eliezer, ch. 51. 111. Cf. Is. 65, 17,
112. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 46, sec. 2, ed. B.; cf . Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, p. 18b.

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113. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 1, sec. 22, ed. B.
114. Midr. Hallel, p. 31.
115. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 6, sec. 6, ed. B.; ch. 31, sec. 6; ch. 70, sec. 2; Midr. Konen, p. 8.
116. Midr. Hallel, p. 32.
117. Sukkah 52a.
118. Is. 25, 9; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 119, sec. 17, ed. B.,
119. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 84, sec. 3, ed. B.
120. Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, p. 17a; cf. Kab ha-Yashar by Zevi Koidenower, end of ch. 4, Venice 1743.
121. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 20, sec. 5; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 1, sec. 10, ed. B.
122. Is. 40, 5; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 17, sec. 14, ed. B.
123. Is. 11, 4; Midr. Tanh., Toledot, sec. 20, ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 45, p. 38b.
124. Jer. 23, 5; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 18, sec. 21.
125. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 76, sec. 2.
126. Midr. Tanh., Ki Tissa, sec. 32, ed. W.
127. Ps. 119, 142; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 111, sec. 2, ed. B.
128. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah., p. 40; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 7, to verse 11, sec. 1; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 187b; Midr. Samuel, ch. 18, p. 29b; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, p. 76.
129. Berakot 58b; Midr. Tehillim, beg. of ch. 125, p. 178a-b, ed. W.
130. Sanh. 92b; Midr. Levit R., ch. 13, sec. 3.
131. Is. 65, 22; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 25, sec. 8; Midr:. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 4, sec. 1; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 5, to verse 15, sec. 2.
132. Is. Ibid., Midr. Cant. R., ibid.
133. Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 2, to verse 1, sec. 1.
134. Seder Eliyahu R. ch. 18, p. 97; cf. Midr. ha-Gadol, begin. of Mikkez, col. 601.
135. Is. 60, 22; Midr. Tanh., Hayye Sarah, sec. 8, ed. W.
136. Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, p. 77.
137. Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, p. 18; cf. ibid. p. 107.
138. Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 20b.
139. Cf. Mekil, d'R. Ishmael, Yitro, p. 58b; Ab. Zarah 2a; 4b; Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., p. 73; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 2, sec. 5; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 2; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 1, to verse 14, end of sec. 3; ch. 6, to verse 10, sec. 1; ch. 7, to verse 7, sec. l; Midr. Esther R., Introd., sec. 4; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 20; Naso, sec. 13, ed. B.; Nizzabim, sec. 4, ed. W.; Midr. Lekah Tob, Bo, p. 27a; Midr. Samuel, ch. 19, p. 30a; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 113, sec. 4, ed. B.; Seder

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Eliyahu R., ch. 26, pp. 140-141; We-Hizhir, Tezawweh, p. 100a-b; Pesikta Zutarti, Behukkotai, p. 34b.
139a. Alfred Tennyson, The Day-Dream, L'Envoi.
140. Cf. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 44a; Sifra, Behukkotai, p. 112a; Pesikta R., 20, p. 98b; 35, p. 160b; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Emor, p. 58.
141. Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 8-9.
142. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 12, sec. 5, ed. B.
143. Treatise Soferim, ch. 20, sec. 1.
144. Ps. 125, 2; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 20, sec. 18. ,
145. Midr. Cant. R., ch. l, to verse 3, sec. 2; cf. Is. 29, 4.
146. Is. 61, 9; Midr. Tanh., Re'eh, sec. 4, ed. W.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Lek Leka, col. 204.
147. Is. 60, 3; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 21; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 15, sec. 2; ch. 21, sec. 22; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 1, sec. 2; Midr. Esther R., ch. 7, sec. 11; Midr. Tanh., Tezawweh, sec 8, ed. W.; Beha'aloteka, sec. 2, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 149b. ed. B.; c f. Pesikta R., 36, p. 162b.
148. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 149b.
149. Midr. Tanh., Ki Tabo, sec. 4, ed. B.; Persikta Zutarti, Balak. pp. 57b-58a; cf. Deutr. 26, 16-19; Midr. Hallel, p. 9.
150. Cf. Deutr. 11, 12.
151. Cf. Ps. 121, 3.
152. Sifre, Ekeb, sec. 40, p. 78b.
153. Midr. Zuta to Cant. ch. 1, p. 11a.
154. Levit. 20, 26.
155. Midr. Cant. R., ch. 6, to last verse of ch. 5, sec. 5.
156. Singer's Daily Prayer Book, Morning Service, p. 40.
157. The Book of Jubillees, ch. 16, p. 38; cf. Note by Charles ad loc.
158. Zech. 8, 23; Midr. Tanh., Terumah, sec. 9, ed. W.; Bemidbar sec. 3, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 1, end of sec. 3.
159. Pesikta R., 22, p. 114b; cf. Jer. 4, 1-2.
160. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 3, sec. 7; cf. B. B. 10a.
161. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 2, sec. 13; Pesikta R., 11, p. 45a.
162. Mekil, d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 39b; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Addition to Wa'era, p. 173; Megillah 15b; Yebamot 47a; Yerush. Berakot, ch. 2, p. 5a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, end of sec. 27; sec. 31; ch. 25, sec. 7 and 8; ch. 50, sec. 5; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 13, sec. 3; ch. 20, end of sec. 2; ch. 27, end af sec. 1; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 21, sec. 22 ; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 1, sec. 12; Midr. Cant. R., ch 7, to verse l, sec. 2; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 6, ed. W.; Noah, sec. 12, ed.

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B.; Wayakhel, sec. 10, ed. W.; sec. 11, ed. B.; Ahare Mot, sec. 2, ed. W.; sec. 3, ed. B.; Emor, sec. 12, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah. to the Pentateuch, end of Zaw, p. 18; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 14, sec. 3, ed. B.; ch. 22, sec. 3; sec. 11; ch. 27, sec. 1; ch. 31, sec. 7; ch. 48, sec. 5; ch. 92, sec. 10; ch. 96, sec. 2; ch. 97, sec. 2; ch. 111, sec. 1; ch. 138, sec. 2; Midr. Mishle, ch. 13, to verse 25, p. 37b; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 48; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, p. 37; Seder Eliyahu R., begin. of ch. 5, pp. 20-21; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah, col. 513-514; begin. of Mikkez, col. 601; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, pp. 75-77; vol. 6, pp, 118-120; cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 31, sec. 6, ed. B.; Nispahim l'Seder Eliyahu Zuta, Pirke ha-Yeridot, ch. 3, p. 56; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, pp. 16b-17a.
163. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Ki Tissa, p. 103b; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Ki Tissa, p. 160; Midr. Tanh., Kedoshim, sec. 1, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Ki Tissa, p. 180; Midr. Lekah Tob, Ki Tissa, p. 100b.
164. Midr. Tanh., Kedoshim, sec. 5, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Kedoshim, p. 46.
165. Ezek. 37, 28; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 9, sec. 49; Menorat ha-Maor by R. Israel al-Nakawa, vol. 4, ch. 17, p. 323, ed. Enelow.
166. Ezek. 36, 25; Yerush. Yoma, end of ch. 8, p. 45c; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 3, sec. 13; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 15, sec. 9; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 7, end of sec. 10; Midr. Tanh., Tazria, sec. 12, ed. B.; Mezora, sec. 17.
167. Midr. Tanh., Mezora, sec. 9 and 18, ed. B.
168. Midr. Tanh., Shemini, sec. 4, ed. W.
169. Shab. 89b. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 29, sec. 2; Seder EIiyahu R., ch. 1, p. 5; ch. 15, p. 69; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 48, sec. 10; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 14, sec. 2; Midr. Hallel, pp. 38-39.
170. Ezek. 36, 26; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 13; Toledot, sec. 13; Wayikra, sec. 6; Beha'aloteka, sec. 10, ed. W.; Additions to Wa'ethanan, sec.2, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Wayosha, beg. of ch. 22, p. 31; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 1, p. 8a.
171. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 3, end of sec. 11.
172. Midr. Tanh., Lek Leka, sec. 15, ed. W.; sec. 19, ed. B.
173. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 15, end of sec. 25; Midr. Tanh., Beha'aloteka, sec. 28, ed. B.; cf. S. Asaf, Teshubot ha-Geonim, p. 253.
174. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 111, sec. 1, ed. B.; cf. ch. 73, sec. 4.
175. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 73, sec. 4, ed. B.; cf. Joel 4, 18.
176. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 149, sec. 1, ed. B. Cf. also Sa'adia Gaon's summary of the outstanding qualifications essential for the ideal Israel, given at the end of Sa'adia's commentary to Cant., pp. 131-132, in

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Wertheimer's Gaon ha-Geonim, Jerusalem 1925: "All the people will be righteous, prophets, priests of the Lord, ideal kings, and without any blemish or sins."
177. Is. 54, 13; Midr. Tanh., Wayiggash, sec. 11, ed. W.
178. Sifre, Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 356, p. 148b; Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., p. 189:
179. Midr. Tanh., Wayakhel, sec. 5, ed. W.
180. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 23; Pesikta R., 18, p. 90b.
181. Pesikta R., 36, p. 161a-b; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 68a; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 6, end of sec. 6; Midr. Lekah Tob, Lek Leka, p. 36a; cf. Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 12, ed. W.; Bo, sec. 15, ed. B.; Tezawweh, sec. 5, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 49, sec. 1, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Tezawweh, p. 174; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 55, pp. 46b-47a.
182. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 98, sec. 9; Pirke R. Eliezer, end of ch. 3, p.4a.
183. Jer. 31, 33; Midr. Tanh., Yitro, sec. 13, ed. B.
184 . Midr. Tanh., Wayesheb, sec. 7, ed. B.
185. Midr. Tanh., Yitro, sec. 13, ed. B.
186. Midr. Tanh., Mizzabim, sec. 4, ed. B.
187. Yerush. Hagigah, ch. 2, p. 77d.
188. Is. 66, 12; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 66, sec. 2.
189. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 15, sec. 14; Midr. Tanh., Zaw, sec. 4; Beha'aloteka, sec. 16, ed. B.; Shofetim, sec. 9, ed. W.
190. Pirke R. Eliezer, begin. of ch. 34; cf. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 37b; Yitro, p. 66b; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 15, sec. 14; Midr. Tanh., Beha'aloteka, sec. 16, ed. B.; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayehi, p. 118a; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 18, p. 109; Pesikta Zutarti, Ha'azinu, p. 89b.
191. Midr. Tanh., Bo, sec. 19, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 5, end of sec. 9.
192. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 1, sec.20, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 83, sec. 5; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 2, to verse 1, sec. 3; ch. 7, to verse 3, sec. 3; ch. 8, to verse 9, sec. 3.
193. Midr. Ruth R., Introd., sec. l; cf. Midr. Lament. R., ch. 3, sec. 7; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 49, sec. 1, ed. B.
194. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 5; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 17b.
195. Pirke R. Eliezer, end of ch. 40; Nispahim l'Seder Eliyahu Zuta, Pirke ha- Yeridot, ch. 2, p. 54.
196. Deutr. 28, 10; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 6; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 1, end of sec. 25.

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197. Is. 61, 9; Seder Eliyahu Zuta, ch. 15, p. 199.
198. Is. 60, 19; Midr. Tanh., Tezawweh, sec. 4, ed. W.; sec. 6, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 36, sec. 6, ed. B.; Midr. Lekah Tob, end of Pekude, p. 111a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 145a.
199. Is. 30, 26.
200. Pesikta R., 42, p. 177b; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayeze, p. 70b; cf. Mal. 3, 20.
201. Is. 10, 17; Pesikta R., 11, p. 46b; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, p. 112.
202. Ps. 31, 20; Sifre, Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 356, p. 148b; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 7, to verse 14, sec. 1; Midr. Lekah Tob, Bereshit, p. la.
203. Sifra, Behukkotai, p. 111a; Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 310, p. 134a; sec. 317, pp. 135b-136a; Talmud, B. M., 33b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 70, sec. 6; ch. 86, sec. 1; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 31, end of sec. 17; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 21, sec. 22; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 3, sec. 4; Midr. Ruth R., Introd., sec. 3; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 2, to verse 8, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Beshallah, sec. 14 and 24, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 4, sec. 11, ed. B.; ch. 104, sec. 24; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 149b; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 75; Lek Leka, col. 256; Mikkez, col. 632; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 7, p. 18a; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Tazria', p. 30; Pesikta Zutarti, Shelah, p. 50b; Ha'azinu, p. 88a.
204. Midr. Tanh., Naso, sec. 18, ed. W.; sec. 29, ed. B.
205. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 7, sec. 12; Aggadat Bereshit, end of ch. 84, p. 165; Midr. Zuta to Cant., end af ch. 6, p. 17b.
206. Zeph. 3, 9; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 88, sec. 7; Midr. Tanh., Noah., sec. 19, ed. W.; sec. 28, ed. B.; Midr. Lekah Tob, Lek Leka, p. 35b; Wayehi, p. 118b; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, pp. 39-40.
207. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 4, sec. 10, ed. B.
208. Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 5, p. 16b; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, pp. 39-40; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayera, p. 51a-b; Midr. ha-Gadol, Yitro, pp. 186-187.
209. Cf. Ps. 102, 23; Midr. Hallel, pp. 3-4.
210. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah., p. 63; Yerush., Nedarim, ch. 3, p. 38a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 6, sec. 3; ch. 63, sec. 8; ch. 67, sec. 5; ch. 75, sections 1 and 5; ch. 78, sec. 5; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 21, sec. 1; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 30, sec. 16; Midr. Tanh., Toledot, sections 16 and 24, ed. B.; Wayishlah, sections 5 and 8, ed. B.; Waychi, sec. 13, ed. B.; Terumah, sec. 7, ed. B.; sec. 9, ed. W.; Zaw, sec. 4, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 9, sec. 7, ed. B.; Midr. Lekah Tob., Toledot, pp. 60b-61a; 66a-b; Wayishlah, p. 84a; Pesikta R., 12, pp. 49b-50a; 15, p. 78a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 54a-b; Midr. Haserot we-Yeterot,

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p.64; Pirke R. Eliezer, end of ch. 37; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version l, p. 5a; version 2, p. 15a; Pirke d'R. ha-Kadosh, p. 30a.
211. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 76, sec. 6; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 5, to verse 7, sec. 1.
212. Obad. 1, 21; Yerush. Ab Zarah, ch. 2, p . 40c; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 78, sec. 14; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 18, sec. 5; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 3, ed. W.; Addition to Debarim, sec. 6, p. 3a-b, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Wayishlah, p. 85; Zaw, p. 13; Midr. Lekab Tob, Wayishlah, p. 86b; Pesikta Zutarti, Debarim, p. 65b.
213. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 36b; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Yitro, p, 106; Talmud, R. H., 23a; Makkot 12a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 16, sec. 4; ch. 65, sec. 12; ch. 70, sec. 8; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 1, sec. 26; ch.9, sec, 12; ch. 15, sec. 16; ch. 30, sec. 1; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 14, sec. 1; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 2, to verse 13, sections 3 and 4; Midr. Tanh., Wa'era, sec. 13 and 17, ed. W.; sec. 15 and 22, ed. B.; Bo, sec. 6, ed. B.; Terumah, sec.6, ed. B.; sec. 11, ed. W.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 5, sec. 11, ed. B.; ch. 68, sec. 13; ch. 75, sec. 4; Pesikta R., 11, p. 45b; 37, p. 163a-b; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, pp. 148a and 149a; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 57, p. 115; cf. Pesahim 54b.
214. Pesikta R., 12, p. 47a; 13, p. 56a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 62, sec. 5; Midr. Lekah Tob, Lek Leka, p. 38a; Midr. Haserot we-Yeterot, p. 56; Midr. Samuel, ch. 28, p. 45b; Midr. Tehillim, ch. l, sec. 10, ed. B.
215. Sotah 49b; Ketubot 112b; Sanh. 96b-98b; Derek Erez Zuta, ch. 10; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 8, to verse 9, end of sec. 3; Midr. Lament. R., ch. 1, sec. 41; Midr. Eccles. R., begin. of ch. 12; Pesikta R., l, p. 4b; Bet Eked ha-Aggadot by Horovitz, Part I, pp. 56-58; Pesikta Zutarti, Balak, p. 58a.
216. Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 318, p. 136a; Ozar Midrashim by Wertheimer, p. 35.
217. Cf. Charles, The Book of Enoch, pp. 222; 261-262; 271-272; II Baruch, pp. 506-507; 517- 518; IV Ezra, pp. 569-570; 599; 621.
218. Tosefta, Berakot, ch. 7, sec. 2; Talmud, Megillah 6a; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 13, sec. 2; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 3, to verse 18, sec. 1; ch. 9, to verse 6, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 19, ed. B.; Wayishlah, . sec. 4, ed. W.; Shelah, sec. 25, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 2, sec. 14, ed. B.; ch. 75, sec. 5; ch. 95, sec. 1; Pesikta R., 10, p. 36a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayeze, col. 466-467; Midr. Samuel, end of ch. 5, p. 11b; cf. B. M. 33b; Ab. Zarah, 4b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 83, sec. 5; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 2, sec. 13; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 12, ed W.; Naso, sec. 13, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 4, sec. 11, ed. B.

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219. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 25a; Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 333, p. 140a; Talmud, Ab Zarah 2a-b; 3a-b; 4a; Yerush., Berakot, ch. 8. p. 12c; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 5, sec. 12; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. l, to verse 9, sec. 1; Midr. Esther R., ch. 1, sec. 6; Midr. Tanh., Shemot, sec. 29, ed. W.; Beshallah, sec. 5, ed. W.; Shemini, sec. 14, ed. B.; Tazria', sec. 16, ed. B.; Kedoshim, sec. l, ed. B.; Shofetim, sec. 9, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 31, sections 3 and 4, ed. B.; ch. 76, sec. 4; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Shemini, p. 27; Midr. ha-Gadol, Shemot, p. 30; Beshallah., p. 166.
220. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 35, sec. 5; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 83, sec. 4; Midr. Tanh., Shofetim, sec. 19, ed. W.
221. Tosefta Ta'anit, ch. 3, sec. 1; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, pp. 30b-31a; p. 39a; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Bo, p. 14; Sifra, Behukkotai, p. 111a; Sifre, Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 357, p. 149b; Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., p. 4; Erubin 101a; Yerush., Berakot, ch. 4, p. 8a; Yerush., Ta'anit, ch. 2, p. 65c; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 48, sec. 6; ch. 99, sec. 8; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 11, sec. 2; ch. 18, sec. 7; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 18, end of sec. 22; sec. 23; ch. 19, end of sec. 32; ch. 21, sec. 21; Midr. Tanh., Wayehi, sec. 10, ed. W.; Shemot, sec. 8, ed. W.; Hukkat, sections 1 and 55, ed. B.; Pinehas, sec. 12, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 2, sec. 7, ed. B.; ch. 11, sec. 5; ch. 14, sec. 6; ch. 100, sec. 3, ed. B.; ch. 100, p. 139a, ed. W.; ch. 104, sec. 18, ed. B.; Pesikta R., 35, p. 161a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, Wezot ha-Berakah, p. 198a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bo, p. 100; Beshallah, p. 159; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Bereshit, p. 5; Wayehi, p. 111; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, p. 41; Midr. Hallel, pp. 27-28; Pirke R. Eliezer, begin. of ch. 34; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 1, pp. 3a, 4a, 5b; cf. Tosefta Berakot, ch. 1, sec, 15; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 7, to verse 3, sec. 3; Midr. Tanh., Bo, sections 15 and 19, ed. B.; Tezawweh, sec. 5; Aggadat Bereshit, end of ch. 55, p. 110.
222. Cf. Ezek., chapters 38-39.
223. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon Beshallah, p. 65; Sifre Beha'aloteka, sec. 76, p. 19b; Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 343, p. 143a; Talmud, Shab. 118a; Megillah 11a; Yerush. Berakot, ch. 2, p. 4d; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 34, p. 51b; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 12, sec. 2 and 7; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 9, sec. 6; ch. 11, sec. 2; ch. 27, sec. 11; ch. 30, sec. 5; Midr. Esther R., Introd., sec. 4; ch. 1, sec. 18; ch. 7, sec. 23; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 24, ed. B.; Lek Leka, sec. 9, ed. W.; sec. 12, ed. B.; Wa'era, sections 10 and 16, ed. W.; Tazria', sec. 8, ed. W.; Emor, sec. 18, ed. B.; Re'eh, sec. 3, ed. B.; sec. 9, ed. W.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 2, sections 2 and 4, ed. B. ; ch. 5, sec, 11 ; ch. 8, sec, 8; ch. 18, sec. 18;

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ch. 26, sec. 6; ch. 68, sec. 13; ch. 118, sections 12-13; ch. 119, sec. 2, p. 245a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 148a; pp. 186b-187a; Pesikta R., 37, p. 163a; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Noah, p. 20; end of Tazria, pp. 34-35; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wa'era, pp. 59, 73-74; Beshallah., p. 161; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 82, p. 157; Aggadat Esther, ch. 3, p. 18b; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 1, pp. 5b-6a; ch. 5, pp. 15b-16a; Midr. Hallel, pp. 40-42; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 1, p. 5; Pirke d'R. ha-Kadosh, p. 34a-b; cf. Mishna, Eduyot, ch. 2, M. 10; Pesikta Zutarti, Behukkotai, p. 34b.
224. Yoma 10a.
225. Pirke R. Eliezer, end of ch. 30; cf. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah., p. 61; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 11, sec. 2; Midr. Cant. R., ch.2, to verse 13, sec. 4; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 2, sec. 3, ed. B.; Pesikta R., 37, p. 163a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 51a-b; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah., p. 157; Midr. Wayosha, ch. 22, pp. 31-32.
226. Cf. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Addition to Wa'era, p. 173; Talmud, Megillah 15b; Yebamot 47a; Yerush. Berakot, ch. 2, p. 5a; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 21, sec. 22; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 7, to verse 1, sec. 2; Midr. Tanh., Noah., sec. 12, ed. B.; Emor, sec. 12; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Zaw, p. 18, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 14, sec. 3; ch. 22, sec. 3; ch. 31, sec. 6; ch. 96, sec. 2; ch. 97, sec. 2; ch. 138, sec. 2; ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 48; Nispahim l'Seder Eliyahu Zuta, Pirke ha-Yeridot, ch. 3, p. 56; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah, col. 513-514; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, pp. 16b-17a.
227. Is. 11, 4.
228. Ps. 121, 1-2; Midr. Tanh., Toledot, sec. 20, ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch, 45, pp. 89-90.
229. The Assumption of Moses, ch. 12, p. 424; cf. The Book of Enoch, ch, 50, p. 218.
230. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 56a; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 42; Talmud, R. H. 31a; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 13, sec. 5; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 1, sec. 20; Midr. Lament. R., at end of ch. 3; Midr. Tanh., Wayera, sec. 4, ed. B.; Toledot, sec. 8, ed. W.; Beshallah, sec. 7, ed. W.; Debarim, sec. 3, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 8, sec. 8, ed. B.; ch. 47, sec. 2; ch. 97, sec. 1; ch. 121, sec. 3; ch. 150, sec. 1; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 51a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah, p. 185; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 58, p. 116; Midr. Haserot we-Yeterot, p. 25; Pirke R. Eliezer, end of ch. 11.
231. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 66, sec. l, ed. B.
232. Is. 5, 16; Midr. Tanh., Kedoshim, sec. 1, ed. B.

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233. Cf. Seder Eliyahu Zuta, ch. 12, p. 194; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, p.37.
234. Pesahim 118b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 78, sec. 12; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 14; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayishlah, p. 86b; Wayehi, p. 118a.
235. Midr. Esther R., ch. l,.sec. 4.
236. Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 8, sec. 2; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 87, sec. 6, ed. B.
237. Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 6, p. 17a; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, p. 41; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Balak, p. 142; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayehi, p. 118a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayehi, col. 738.
238. Ps. 2, 8; Sukkah 52a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 44, sec. 8; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 2, sec. 10, ed. B.
239. Is. 2, 2-3; Tosefta Menahot, ch. 13, sec. 23; Sifre, Debarim, sec. 1, p. 65a; Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 352, p. 145b; Talmud, Pesahim, 88a.
240. Midr. Tanh., Addition to Debarim, sec. 3, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, pp. 144b-145a.
241. Jer. 3, 17; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 143a-b; Abot d'R. Nathan, version l, end of ch. 35, p. 53b.
242. Hosea 2, l; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 2, sec. 14; ch. 20, end of sec. 25; Midr. Tanh., Ki Tissa, sec. 8, ed. B.; Balak, sec. 21, ed. W.; sec. 30, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 18b.
243. Tosefta, Kid., ch. 5, sec. 4; Talmud, Kid., 72b.
244. Kid. 72b.
245. Yerush. Kid., end of ch. 3, p. 65a, top.
246. Yerushalmi Fragments, p. 234.
247. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 32, sec. 8; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 4, to verse 7, sec. 1; cf. Mishnah Eduyot, ch. 8, M. 7; Tosefta Eduyot, ch. 3, sec. 4; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 32, sec. 1; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 12, sec. 5; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 12, p. 27a.
248. Cf. Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 7, sec. 6.
249. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Mishpatim, p. 95b; Talmud, Berakot 57b; Pesahim 87b; Megillah 17b; Treatise Gerim, ch. 4, p. 79, ed. Higger; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 19, sec. 4; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 9; ch. 3, sec. 2; Midr. Numb. R. ch. 8, sections 1, 2 and 9; Midr. Tanh., Wayeze, sec. 22, ed. B.; Pesikta R., 35, p. 165a; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 22, sec. 29, ed. B.; ch. 68, sec. 15; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 7, p. 35; ch. 18, p. 105; cf. Ab Zarah, 10a-b.
250. Sifre, Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 354, p. 147a.
251. Zeph. 3, 9; Midr. Tanh., Wayera, sec. 38, ed. B.; cf. Yerush. Megillah, ch. l, p. 72b; ch. 3, p. 74a; Yerush. Sanh., ch. 10, p. 29c;

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Midr. Levit. R., ch. l, sec. 2; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 18, sec. 34, ed. B.; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 18, p. 91.
252. Yebamot 24b; Ab Zarah 3b; cf. Ab Zarah 24a.
253. Niddah 13b; cf. Kallah Rabbati, ch. 2.
254. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 84; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 8, sec. 4; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 27, p. 146; cf. Is. 66, 3-8; Ab Zarah, 10a-b.
255. Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 315, p. 135a; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 36, sec. 2; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 31, sec. 5, ed. B.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah, col. 523; cf. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. l, sec. 14; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayeze, p. 72a; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Mishpatim, p. 164.
256. Zech. 14, 9; Sefer Mazref by R. Berechio ha-Nakdan, p. 71.
257. Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah, col. 547-548; cf. Midr. Tehillim, begin. of ch. 21, p. 64a-b, ed. W.; Midr. Hallel, p. 27.
258. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 20, sec. 10, ed. B.; end of ch. 20, p. 64a ed. W.
259. Is. 49, 22; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 4, sec. 10, ed. B.
260. Is. 49, 7; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 27, sec. 4; ch. 33, sec. 6; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 3, to verse 15, sec. 1; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 6, to verse 11, sec. l; Midr. Tanh., Mishpatim, sec. 3, ed. B.; Emor, sec. 32; Midr. ha-Gadol, Hayye Sarah, col. 349; Aggadat Bereshit, end of ch. 19, p. 17b; Midr. Samuel, ch. 16, p. 26a; Seder Eliyahu Zuta, ch. 15, p. 199; cf. Midr. Tanh., Emor, sec. 12, ed. B.; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 20, pp. 120-121; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah, col. 517.
261. Megillah 11a; Aggadat Esther, ch. l, p. 3a.
262. Midr. Cant. R., ch. 1, to verse 5, sec.l; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 146, sec. 6, ed. B.
263. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 32, sec. l; Pesikta R., 34, p. 159a.
264. Pesikta Zutarti, Ha'azinu, p. 89b.
265. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 14, sec. 2; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 88, sec. 7; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 8, sec. 2.
266. Midr. ha-Gadol, Shemot, p. 46.
267. Ps. 126, 2; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah., p. 34a; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 56; Talmud, Berakot 31a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah., p. 151.
268. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 75, sec. l, ed. B.; end of ch. 118, p. l66b, ed. W.; Midr. Hallel, p. 45; cf. Pesikta Zutarti, Balak, p. 57b.
269. Is. 2, 1; Micah 4, 3.
270. Shab. 63a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 187a; cf. Yerush. Shab., ch. 6, p. 8b.
271. Shab. 63a; Sanh. 99a.
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273. Cf. Sukkah 52b; Massektot Ze'erot, pp. 101, 105, ed, Higger; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 9, end of sec. 9; Midr. Tehillim, end of ch. 120, p. 176a, ed. W.; Aggadat Esther, ch. 9, p. 41b.
274. Midr. Tanh., Shofetim, sec. 19, ed. W.; Pesikta R., p. 161a; Midr. Tehillim, ibid.; cf. Massektot Ze'erot, ibid.; Midr. Levit. R., ibid.; Aggadat Esther, ibid.; Midr. Wayosha, ch. 18, p. 28.
275. Massektot Ze'erot, p. 101; cf. Aggadat Esther, ibid.
276. Massektot Ze'erot, p. 102.
277. Sifre Zuta, p. 52; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 3, to verse 8, sec. 2; cf. Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 127-128.
278. Cf. R. H. 18b; Massektot Ze'erot, pp. 102, 104, 105; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 9, end of sec. 9; Midr. Tanh., Zaw, sec. 10, ed. B.; Pesikta R., Addition to 3, p. 199b; Aggadat Bereshit, end of ch. 79, p. 152; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 4, p. 15a; Selihot for Fourth Day of the Ten Days of Repentance, pp. 503-506.
279. Ps. 44, 4 and 7; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayehi, col. 728-729.
280. Mal. 3, 24; Mishnah, Eduyot, ch. 8, M. 7; Sifre, Ekeb, sec. 41, p. 79b; Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 342, p. 142a; Yerush. Shab., ch. 1, p. 3c; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 3, sec. 17; ch. 6, sec. 7; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 12, sec. 5; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, begin. of Pinehas, p. 148; Pirke R. Eliezer, end of ch. 29, and end of ch. 43.
281. Is. 54, 13; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Wayikra, p. 9; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 107a; cf. Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 126-128.
282. Is. 11, 6-9; Sifra, Behukkotai, p. 111a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 95, sec. 1; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 21; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 9, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Wayiggash, sec. 8, ed. W.; sec. 9, ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 79, p. 151; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 2, p. 7; cf. Menorat ha-Maor by R. Isaac Aboab, ch. 311.
283. The Book of Enoch, ch. 90, p. 260.
284. II Baruch, ch. 73, p. 518.
285. Zech. 3, 10; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 72, sec. 3, ed. B.; cf. Menorat ha-Maor by R. Isaac Aboab, ch. 311.
286. Midr. ha-Gadol, Mikkez, col. 617.
287. The Sibylline Books, Book III, pp. 391-392.
288. Cf. Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., p. 84; Talmud, B. B. 10a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 31, sec. 3 and 14.
289. Deutr. 15, 11; Shab. 63a; cf. Rashi ad loc.
290. Cf. Berakot 34b; Shab. 63a; 151b; Pesahim 68a; Sanh., 91b.
291. Deutr. 15, 4.
292. Deutr. 15, 11. ,
293. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 6.

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294. Cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 75, sec. 1; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 31, sec. 5 and 13; Midr. Tanh., Toledot, sec. 14, ed. W.; sec. 20, ed. B.
295. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 72, sec. 5, ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 45, pp. 89-90; cf. Sanh., 100a-b; Yerush., Berakot, ch. 2, p. 5a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 76, sec. 6; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 41, sec. 4, ed. B.
296. Ps. 12, 6; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 17, sec. 4.
297. Midr. Mishle, ch. 13, to verse 23, p. 37a.
298. Geyserland, by Richard Hatfield, pp. 104-105.
299. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 72, sec. 3-4, ed. B.; ch. 82, sec. 2-3; Midr. Mishle, ch. 22, to verses 22-23, p. 47a; cf. Sanh., 98a; Menorat ha-Maor by R. Isaac Aboab, ch. 311.
300. B. B. 116a.
301. Mekil, d'R. Shimeon, Yitro, p. 95; Midr. ha-Gadol, Yitro, pp. 204-205.
302. Cf. Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 7, sec. 9; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 31; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 7, p. 18a.
303. Sifra, Behukkotai, p. 110b; Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 315, p. 135a-b; sec. 317, pp. 135b-136a; Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., pp. 173-174; Talmud, shab. 30b; Yoma 21b; 39b; Ketubot 111b; Yerush., Shebi'it, end of ch. 4, p. 35 c; Shekalim, ch. 6, p. 50a, ed. Krotoshin; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 10, sec. 4; ch. 12, sec. 6; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 12, sec. 4; ch. 13, sec. 12; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 8, to verse 9, sec. 1; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 3, to verse 10, sec. 3; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 18, ed. B.; Tezawweh, sec. 10; Kedoshim, sec. 7; Midr. Lekah Tob, Bereshit, p. 9b; Tezawweh, p. 96b; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 72, sec. 3 and 6, ed. B.; ch. 104, p. 147a, ed. W.; Midr. Mishle, ch. 23, to verse 5, p. 47b; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 65-66; Wayiggash, col. 674-675; cf. Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 75.
304. Joel 4, 18.
305. Ketubot 111b; Sanh. 70a; 99a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 42, sec. 3; ch. 51, sec. 8; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 12, end of sec. 5; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 11, to verse 1, end of sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 21, ed. B.; Terumah, sec. 9; Shemini, sec. 9; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayeze, p. 72b; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, p. 25; Midr. ha-Gadol, end of Mikkez, col. 656; cf. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 2; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayehi, pp. 118b-119a; Yellinek, Bet ha-Midrash, vol. 3, pp. 74, 77.
306. Shab. 30b; Kallah R., ch. 2; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayiggash, col. 674-675.
307. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Yitro, p. 95; Midr. Tanh. Toledot, sec. 9, ed. W.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 45, sec.,7, ed. B.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Yitro, pp. 204-205.

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308. Cf. Sifra. Behukkotai, p. 111a; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, ch. 43, p. 60b; Midr. Tanh., Naso, sec. 29, ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 47; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, pp. 18, 107; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 126-127; Wayiggash, col. 696; Shemot, p. 6; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, pp. 76-77.
309. Richard Hatfield in Geyserland, p. 105.
310. The Book of Enoch, ch. 10, pp. 194-195.
311. Yebamot 63a; Ketubot 111b; Kallah R., ch. 2; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 42, sec. 3; ch. 77, sec. 1; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 35, sec. 12; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 9, sec. 1; ch. 11, to verse 1, end of sec. 1; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 12, sec. 3; Midr. Ruth R., ch. 5, sec. 6; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 72, sec. 3, ed. B.
312. B. B. 122a.
313. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 86, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 6, ed. W.; Mikkez, sec. 17, ed. B.; Pinehas, sec. 14, ed. W.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Kedoshim, pp. 47-48; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 126-130; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, p. 67.
314. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 25, sec. 3.
315. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 145, sec. 1, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 189b; Midr. ha-Gadol, Mikkez, col. 617; Menorat ha-Maor by R. Isaac Aboab, ch. 311.
316. The Book of Enoch, chapters 10-11, p. 195; cf. The Sibylline Books, Book III, p. 389, and Book V, p. 402.
317. Ps. 128, 2; Midr. Tehillim, begin. of ch. 146, p. 191b, ed. W.;
ch. 146, sec.2, ed. B.
318. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 25, sec. 8; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 5, to verse 15, sec. 2; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 4, at end of last sec.; cf. Midr. Tanh., Beshallah, sec. 24, ed. B.
319. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 87, sec. 3, ed. B.
320. Cf. B. B. 75a; Sanh. 100a; Pesikta R., 32, p. 149a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, pp. 136b-137b; Yellinek, Bet ha-Midrash, vol. 6, p. 118.
321. B. B. 15b-16a; 17a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 73, sec. 11 ; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 9, to verse 11, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Wayeze, sec. 24, ed. B.; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayeze, p. 78b.
322. Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, ch. 43, p. 60b; Pesikta R., 29, p. 140a-b.
323. Cf. Berakot 58b; Midr. Tehillim, begin. of ch. 125, p. 178a-b, ed. W.; Yellinek, Bet ha-Midrash, vol. 3, p. 68.
324. Is. 23, 18; Sifre, Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 354, p. 147a; Talmud. Pesahim 119a; Sanh. 110a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 31, sec. 5; end of sec. 17; Midr. Eccles, R., ch. 1, to verse 7, sec. 9; Midr. Tanh.,

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Toledot, sec. 24, ed. B.; Beshallah, sec. 14; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 31; end of Wayishlah, col. 548; Wayiggash, col. 694; Sefer Hasidim by R. Judah He-Hasid, sec. 1114, Bologna 1538.
325. Sifra, Behukkotai, p. 111a; Talmud, Berakot, 43b; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, ch. 43, p. 60b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 12, sec. 6; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 12; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 6, ed. W.; sec. 18, ed. B.; Ekeb sec. 7, ed. W.; Midr. Lekah Tob, Bereshit, p. 9b; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 145, sec. 1, ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 47; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 65-66, 126-127; Wayeze, col. 467; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, p. 19a; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, pp. 76-77.
326. Is. 61, 9; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayesheb, col. 582.
327. Mekil d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 46a; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 74; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 21; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, p. 14b; cf. Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 65-66.
328. Yerush. Shekalim, ch. 6, p. 50a, ed. Krotoshin; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 77, sec. 1; ch. 95, sec. 1; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 1, sec. 1; Midr. Eccles R., ch. 1, to verse 4, sec. 2; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 12, sec. 4; Midr. Tanh., Wayiggash, sec. 8, ed. W.; sec. 9, ed. B.; Mezora, sec. 7, ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 56, p. 113; ch. 79, p. 151; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 146, sec. 5, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 55a; cf. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 34a; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p; 56; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 27, sec. 4; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 3, to verse 15, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Emor, sec. 12, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, end of ch. 23, p. 72a, ed. W.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah, p. 151.
329. Is. 66, 7; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 14, sec. 9.
330. Is. 25, 8; Mishnah, M. K. 28b; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 21; ch. 30, sec. 3; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 4, sec. 3; Midr. Tanh., Wayehi, sec. 3, ed. W.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 189b; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 38, p. 76.
331. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 30, sec. 3; cf. Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 23, ed. B.
332. Is. 65, 19; Midr. Tanh., Wayehi, sec. 3, ed. W.; sec. 7, ed. B.
333. Cj. Yerush. Megillah, ch. 2, p. 73b; Yerush. M. K., ch. 3, p. 83b; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, ch. 32, p. 36a; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 11, sec. 9; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 1, to verse 3, sec. 3; Midr. Lament. R., ch. 1, sec. 41; Midr. Tanh., Emor, sec. 3; ed. W.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 119, sec. 17, ed. B.; Pesikta R., 37, p. 163b; Midr. Samuel, end of ch. 24, p. 39b; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 2, p. 7; Midr. Hallel, p. 4; Midr. Wayosha, begin. of ch. 22, p. 31; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version l, p. 8a; Yellinek, Bet ha-Midrash, vol. 3, p. 74.

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334. Is. 65, 20; Midr. Tehillim, ch. l, p. 5a-b, ed. W.; ch. l, sec. 12, ed. B.; Midr. Lekah Tob, Bereshit, p. 16b; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 6, p. 119; cf. Pesahim 68a; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, ch. 43, p. 60b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 26, sec. 2.
335. Midr. Tanh., Yitro, sec. 17, ed. W.
336. Midr. Tanh., Kedoshim, sec. 14, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Kedoshim, p. 50.
337. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 2, sec.30.
338. The Book of Jubilees, ch. 23, p. 49.
339. The Book of Enoch, ch. 25, p. 205.
340. II Baruch, ch. 73, p. 518.
341. Cf. The Book of the Secrets of Enoch, ch. 65, pp. 467-468.
342. Aggadat Esther, ch. 8, p. 35b; Midr. Haserot we-Yeterot, p.74.
343. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 189b.
344. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, ibid.
345. Midr. Pliah, sec. 49, Warsaw 1895.
346. Zeph. 3, 15; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 18, p. 96; cf. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 19, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Ki Tabo, sec. 4, ed. W.
347. Mashmi'a Yeshu'ah, p. 40b.
348. Cf. Sifre Ha'azinu, sec. 309, p. 133b; Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., p. 212; Talmud, Sanh: 111a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 88, sec. 5; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 1, sec. 5; ch. 14, end of sec. 3; ch. 15, sec. 11; ch. 18, sec. 7; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 11, sec. 2; Midr. Tanh., Toledot, sec. 17, ed. B.; Wa'era, sec. 15; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 29, sec. 2, ed. B.; ch. 107, sec. 4; Midr. Lekah Tob, Bereshit, p. 3b; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 49b; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 1, p. 7a; Pirke d'R. Eliezer, begin. of ch. 34; Midr. Wayosha, end of ch. 7, pp. 15-16; ch. 20, p. 30; Pesikta Zutarti, begin. of Masse'e, p. 63a; Ha'azinu, p. 89b.
349. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 23, sec. 6.
350. Cf. Yerush. Berakot, ch. 5, p. 9a.
351. Midr. Tanh., Pekude, sec. 8, ed. W.; cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 68, sec. 15, ed. B.; ch. 149, sec. 5.
352. Shab. 63a; 151b.
353. Yerush. Ta'anit, ch. 2, p. 65c; Midr. Gen. R. ch. 38, end of sec. 13; ch. 68, sec. 10; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 24, sec. 4; Midr. Tanh., Wayehi, sec. 18, ed. B.; Hukkat, sec. 28; Debarim, sec. 1; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 53, sec. 2, ed. B.; ch. 99, sec. 1; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 41b; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayehi, p. 118b; Aggadat Bereshit, begin. of ch. 54, pp. 107-108; Midr. Zuta to Lament., pp. 28a, 33b, 37b, 42b; Midr. Zuta to Eccles., ch. 1, p. 57b; cf. Gen. R., ch. 75, sec. 8;

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ch. 100, sec. 13; Aggadat Bereshit, begin. of ch. 83, p. 158; Midr. Mishle, ch. 27, to verse 23, p. 51b.
354. Is. 14, 32; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 31, sec. 13.
355. Sifre. Beha'aloteka, sec. 77, p. 20a.
356. Cf. Treatise Soferim ch. 13, sec. 13; Midr. ha-Gadol, Hayye Sarah, col. 379; Midr. Wayosha, ch. 21, p. 31.
357. Is. 52, 7.
358. Is. 40, 9; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayiggash, col. 696; cf. Yerush., Sukkah, ch. 5, p. 55b.
359. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 70; Midr. Lament. R., ch. 2, sec. 17; Midf. Tanh., Ekeb, sec. 7, ed. W.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 149, sec. l, ed. B.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah., p. 166; Midr. Wayosha, ch. 18, pp. 28-29; cf. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 11, sec. 1; Pesikta R., 34, p. l59a.
360. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 99, sec. 1, ed. B.
361. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 30b; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 17.
362. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 92, sec. 11, ed. B.
363. Midr. Lekah Tob, end of Shemot, p. 15b; end of Beshallah, p. 60b; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 3, p. 14a; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, pp. 34-35; Menorat ha-Maor by R. Isaac Aboab, ch. 311.
364. Treatise Soferim, ch. 14, sec. 12; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 30, sec. 24; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 5, sec. 6; Midr. Tanh., Wayishlah, sec. 10, ed. W.; Ahare Mot, sec. 13 and 18, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 67, sec. l, ed. B.; ch. 107, sec. 1; Midr. Lekah Tob, end of Noah, p. 28a; cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 149, sec. 3, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Behar, p. 65; Midr. ha-Gadol, Shemot, pp. 21-22; Pesikta Zutarti, end of Behar, p. 33b; Tur Orah Hayyim, end of ch. 122.
365. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 144a-b.
366. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 70; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 2, to verse 13, sec. 4.
367. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Bo, p. 16b; Sifre Beha'aloteka, sec. 84, p. 22b; Masse'e, sec. 161, pp. 62b-63a; Talmud, Megillah 29a; Pesikta Zutarti, Masse'e, p. 64a; cf. Yerush. Ta'anit, ch. l, p. 64a.
368. Midr. Tanh., Pekude, sec. 11, ed. W.; cf. Pesikta R., 33, p. 156b.
369. Is. 66, 12; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 5, sec. 15; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 7, to verse 1, sec. 1; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Zaw, p. 16; cf. Pesikta R., 35, p. 161a.
370. Midr. Tanh., Nizzabim, sec. 4, ed. B.
371. Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 324, p. 139a; Talmud, Megillah, 17b-18a; Pesikta R., 31, p. 145a; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 2, p. 12b.

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372. Cf. Yerush. Berakot ch. 4, p. 8a; Yerush. Ta'anit, ch. 2, p. 65c; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 70, sec. 8; ch. 99, sec. 8; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 30, sec. 1; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 29, sec. 2; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 14, sec. 1; Midr. Eccles, R., ch. 12, to verse 9, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Wayeze, sec. 2, ed. W.; Wayehi, sec. 10, ed. W.; Wa'era, sec. 17, ed. W.; sec. 22, ed. B.; Terumah, sec. 6, ed. B.; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayehi, p. 118a-b.
373. Is. 60, 1; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 119, sec. 34, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 98, sec. 9; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 27, sec. 7.
374. Is. 27, 13; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 56, sec. 2; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayera, col. 320-321; Shemot, pp. 42-43.
375. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, pp. 24b, 37a; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 60; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 19, sec. 6; ch. 29, end of sec. 9; Midr. Tanh., Hayye Sarah, sec. 10, ed. B.; Pesikta R., 31, p. 146b; Midr. ha- Gadol, end of Wayeze, col. 496; cf. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 7, sec. 6; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 11, sec. 10; Midr. Lament. R., ch. 1. sec. 57; ch. 3, sec. 70; Midr. Tanh., Wayera, sec. 5, ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, end of ch. 48, p. 97.
376. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 99, sec. 11; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 3, end of sec. 4; ch. 31, sec. 10; ch. 32, sec. 9; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 16, end of sec. 11; Midr. Tanh., Toledot, sec. 14, ed. W.; Wayesheb, sec. 13, ed. B.; Wayehi, sec. 12, ed. B.; Mishpatim, sec. 12, ed. B.; sec. 18, ed. W.; Shelah, sec. 11, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Mishpatim, p. 162; Midr. Mishle, ch. 6, to verse 11, p. 28a; Pesikta R., 33, p. 153b; cf. Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Pekude, pp. 191-192.
377. Is. 25, 9; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 23, sec. 15; Midr. Tanh., Ekeb, sec. 6, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayehi, p. 119a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Yitro, p. 206; We-Hizhir, Yitro, p. 36b.
378. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 34b; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 57; Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 324, p. 139a; Yerush. Shebi'it, ch. 6, p. 36b; Yerush. Kid., end of ch. 1, p. 61d; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 92, sec. 3; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 23, sec. 11; Midr. Cant. R., ch. l, to verse 5, sec. 3; Midr. Tanh., Yitro, sec. 17, ed. B.; Mishpatim, sec. 4; Ahare Mot, sec. 18; Naso, sec. 34; Shofetim, sec. 10; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 31, sec. 2, ed. B.; ch. 50, sec. 3; ch. 60, sec. 3; ch. 71, sec. 1; ch. 118, sec. 22; ch. 147, sec. 3; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Noah, p. 20; end of Ahare Mot, p. 44; Pesikta R., 36, p. 162a; 37, p. 164a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 110b; p. 149b; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. l, p. 5a; Midr. Wayosha, ch. 21, p. 31; Midr. Hallel, pp. 45-46; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 70, sec. 10; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 18, sec. 5;

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379. Midr.Exod. R., ch. 18, sec. 11; cf. Midr. Lekah Tob, Tezawweh,
p. 94a; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Tezawweh, p. 175.
380. Menahot 53b; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 41 sec. 9; ch. 69, sec. 5.
381. Amos 9, 15; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 43b; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 3, end of sec. 11; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 17, ed. B.
382. Pirke d'R. Eliezer, end of ch. 42.
383. Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 314, p. 135a; Talmud, Pesahim 88a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 51, end of sec. 8; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 9, sec. 6; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 2; ch. 16, sec. 25; ch. 23, sec. 14; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 16, sec. 1; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 7, sec. 8; Midr. Esther R., ch. 2, sec. 14; Midr. Tanh., Mikkez, sec. 17, ed. B.; Wa'era, sec. 18; Yitro, sec. 14; Addition to Shelah, sec. 6; Masse'e, sec. 10; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 74, sec. 3, ed. B.; Pesikta R., pp. 146b-147a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 149a; Midr. Zuta to Cant., end of ch. 4, p. 15b; ch. 7, p. 18a; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, pp. 37 and 108; Midr. Hallel, pp. 13-14; Midr. Wayosha, ch. 22, p. 32; Pesikta Zutarti, Balak, p. 57b; Bet Eked ha-Aggadot by Horowitz, Midr. Aseret Melakim, pp. 54-55; cf. Tosefta, Sanh., ch. 13, sec. 10-12; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 32a; Yitro, p. 65b; Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., p. 213; Talmud, Sanh., 110b; Yerush. Ta 'anit, ch. 2, p. 65d; Midr. Tanh., Wayeze, sec. 20, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Wayehi, p. 111; Pekude, p. 190; Midr. Hallel, p. 27; Pirke d'R. Eliezer, end of ch. 31, and end of ch. 33; Abravanel, Mashmi'a Yeshu'ah, p. 6b.
384. Jer. 16, 14-15; Tosefta, Berakot, ch. l, sec. 10; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Bo, p. 19a; Beshallah, p. 42a; Talmud, Berakot 12b; Yerush. Berakot, end of ch. l, p. 4a; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. l, to verse 11, sec. 1; Midr. Lekah Tob, end of Wayehi, p. 122b.
385. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 40; Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 333, p. 140a; Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., pp. 203-204; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 10, sec. 4; Midr. Tanh., Debarim, sec. 1, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 13, sec. 4, ed. B.; Pesikta R., Addition l, p. 193b; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 189a; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, p. 74.
386. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 98, sec. l, ed. B.; cf. Talmud, Berakot 31a.
387. Yerush. Hallah, ch. 4, p. 60a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 23, sec. 5; Midr. Tanh., Beshallah, sec. 11, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 1, sec. 20, ed. B.; ch. 14, sec. 7; ch. 18, sec. 35; Pesikta R., 31, p. 145a; 41, p. 174b; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. l, p. 4a.

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388. Is. 35, 10; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Bo, p. 15a; Beshallah, p. 25a; Seder Eliyahu Zuta, ch. 4, p. 179; Midr. Temurah, ch. 3, sec. 12, ed. Lemberg 1850; cf. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 67; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 48, sec. 4, ed. B.; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, p. 90.
389. Cf. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Bo, p. 14a; p. 16b; Talmud, Pesahim 54b; R. H. 10b-11a-b; Megillah 17b; Sanh. 97b; Yerush. Berakot, ch. 2, pp. 4d-5a; Yerush. Ta'anit, ch. 1, p. 63d; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 21, p. 37b; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 18, sec. 12; ch. 25, sec. 12; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 2, to verse 7, sec. 1; ch. 8, to verse 14, end af sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Behukkotai, sec. 5, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 9, sec. 2; ch. 59, sec 5; ch. 78, sec. 18; Midr. Lekah Tob, Wayehi, p. 118b; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 5, p. 16b; cf. also, The Prayer to God for Israel, Sirach, ch. 36, p. 440.
390. Talmud, R. H. 31b; Yoma 86b; Sanh. 98a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 75, sec. 1; ch. 93, sec. 12; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 7, end of sec. 10; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 2, sec. 23; Midr. Lament. R., ch. 2, sec. 6; Midr. Tanh., Wayiggash, sec. 5, ed. W.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 45, sec. 3, ed. B.; ch. 106, sec. 9; Midr. Lekah Tob, Mikkez, p. 106b; Pesikta R., 40, p. 172a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bo, p. 81; Pirke d'R. ha-Kadosh, p. 25a; cf. Sanh. 97a-b; Hullin 63a; Yerush. Pesahim, ch. 10, p. 37c; Yerush. Ta'anit, ch. 1, p. 64a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 42, sec. 4; ch. 56, sec. 9; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 50, sec. 3; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 29, sec. 10; Midr. Lament. R., ch. 3, end af sec. 1; end of sec. 6; begin. of sec. 8; sec. 9; Midr. Tanh., Behar, sec. 4, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 107, sec. 2, ed. B.; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 2, p. 12b.
391. Cf. Mekil. d'R. Ishmae1, Bo, p. 7b; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 38; Yerush. Berakot, ch. 1, p. 2c; Yerush. Yoma, ch. 3, p. 40b; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 19, sec. 6; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 17, sec. 7; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 6, to verse 10, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Debarim, sec. 2, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 18, sec. 36, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 56b; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 2, p. 12a; cf. also Midr. Cant. R., ch. 2, to verse 13, sec. 4; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 12, to verse 9, sec. 1.
392. Ezek. 37, 15-28.
393. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 98, sec. 2.
394. Cf. Midr. Tanh., Bemidbar, sec. 16, ed. B.
395. Is. 56, 1; Talmud, B. B. 10a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 30, sec. 24. 396. Talmud, Shab. 139a; Sanh. 98a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 30, sec. 23; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 5, sec. 7; cf. Midr. Tehillim, begin. of ch. 62, p. 104a, ed. W.
397. Is. 1, 27; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 123b; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, pp. 23-24; Midr. Zuta to Cant, ch. 1, p. 9b.

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398. Midr. Cant. R., ch. 2, to verse 2, sec. 6.
399. Cf. Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 1, p. 10b.
400. Sanh. 99b.
401. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 7, sec. 3; cf. Midr. Lament. R., ch. 3, sec.7.
402. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 25, sec. 12.
403. Pesikta R., 31, p. 144b; cf. Midr. Tehillim, begin. of ch. 62, p. 104a, ed. W.
404. Cf. Hosea 2, 21-22.
405. Cf. Higger, Treatise Semahot, p. 66.
406. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, pp. 33b-34a; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 56; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 31, sec. 8, ed. B.
407. Hosea 2, 21-22; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, ibid.; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, ibid .
408. Abot, ch. 6, Mishnah 6; Talmud, Megillah 15a; Hullin 104b; cf. end of Treatise Kallah.
409. Treatise Kallah, at the end; cf. Berakot 27b; Midr. Tanh., Bemidbar, sec. 27, ed. B.
410. Sefer Hasidim by R. Judah He-Hasid, sec. 67, Zitamir 1857.
411. Is. 2, 2; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 50, sec. 1, ed. B.
412. Is. 2, 3.
413. Pesikta R., 41, p. 172b.
414. Cf. Ps. 121, 3.
415. Cf. Deutr. 11, 12.
416. Sifre, Ekeb, sec. 40, p. 78b.
417. Mumford, The Story of Utopias, p. 306.
418. Pesikta R., 1, p. 2a.
419. Is. 60, 8.
420. Midr. Lekah Tob, Mishpatim, p. 86b; cf. Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., p. 114; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 44, sec. 23; Midr. ha-Gadol, Lek Leka, col. 241.
421. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 24, sec. 4; cf. Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 6, p. 16b.
422. Zech. 2, 9; Midr. Exod. R, ch. 40, end of sec. 4.
423. Midr. Lament. R., ch. 1, sec. 26 and 52; cf. Menahot 87a.
424. Midr. Exodus R., ch. 30, sec. 8; Midr. Tanh., Wayishlah, sec. 9, ed. W.; cf. Pesikta R., 34, p. 159a.
425. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 25, end af sec. 8; cf. ibid., ch. 15, sec. 1.
426. Pirke d'R. Eliezer, ch. 34; cf. Midr. Cant. R., ch 8. to verse 6, sec. 4.

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427. Cf. Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 25a; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Yitro, p. 106; Sifre, Wezot ba-Berakab, sec. 343, p.143a; Midr. Tanh., Beshallah, sec. 5, ed. W.; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 18, p. 96.
428. Talmud, Megillah 29a; Pesikta R., 41, p. 173b; Midr. Tanh., Lek Leka, sec. 15, ed. W.; sec. 19, ed. B.; Ki Tabo, sec. 4, ed. W.
429. Talmud. Ketubot 111b; 112b; B. B. 122a; Midr. Lament. R., Introd., end of sec. 34; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Kedosbim, pp. 47-48.
430. Is. 40, 4; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 4, sec. 11.
431. Is. 30, 25.
432. Is. 41, 18; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 14, sec. 2.
433. Cf. Sifre. Debarim, sec. 1, p. 65a; Yerush., Shebi'it, ch. 6, p. 36b; Yerusb. Kiddushin, end of ch. 1, p. 61d; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 69, sec. 5; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 23.
434. Jer. 33, 10-11; Talmud, Ketubot 8a; cf. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 7, sec. 1.
435. Is. 51, 3; Midr. Tanh., Wayehi, sec. 17, ed. W.; cf. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 19, sec. 1.
436. Sifra, Kedoshim, p. 93b; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 2; We-Hizhir, Tezawweh, p. 100a-b.
437. Cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 85, sec. 9.
438. Jer. 24, 6.
439. Amos 9, 15; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 43b; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 3, end of sec. 11.
440. Pirke d'R. Eliezer, end of ch. 42.
441. Midr. Tanh., Wayera, sec. 23, ed. W.
442. Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 1, p. 10a.
443. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 145a.
444. Is. 52, 8; Midt. Tanh., Bemidbar, sec. 20, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 13, sec. 2, ed. B.; ch. 13, p. 40b, ed. W.; cf. ibid., end of ch. 84, p. 120b, ed. W.
445. Talmud, B. B. 122a.
446. Cf. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 148a.
447. Cf. also Talmud. Ketubot 8b; Yerush. Ta'anit, ch. 2, p. 65c.
448. Megillat Ta'anit, ch. 12, p. 34a; Talmud, B. K. 60b; Menahot 87a; Yerush. Berakot, ch. 4, pp. 7d and 8a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 49, sec. 2; ch. 59, sec. 5; ch. 64, sec. 4; ch. 100, sec. 9; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 20, sec. 18; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 10, end of sec. 9; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 4, sec. 6, p. 25b; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 11, ed. W.; Wayera, sec. 16; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 9, sec. 8, ed. B.; ch. 22, sec. 9; ch. 36, sec. 6; ch. 72, sec. 1; ch. 87, sec. 3; Pesikta R., 26,

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449. Midr. Cant. R., ch. 1, to verse 4, p. 8a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 147a-b. 450. Ta'anit 5a; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 122, p. 177b, ed. W.; cf. Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Zaw, p. 18.
451. Zeph. 3, 5; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 32a.
452. Talmud, Megillah 17b.
453. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 146, sec. 9. ed. B.
454. Talmud, B. B. 75b.
455. Cf. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 20, sec. 18; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, pp. 8-9; Pesikta R., 30, p. 142a-b.
456. Jer. 31, 22; Midr. Tanh., Lek Leka, sec. 4, ed. W.; sec. 5, ed. B.; Addition to Re'eh, sec. 1, ed. B.
457. Is. 60, 17; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 79, sec. 4, ed. B.
458. Pesikta R., 8, p. 29b.
459. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 11, end of sec. 7.
460. Mal. 3, 24; Midr.Deutr. R., ch. 4, sec. 11.
461. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 122, p. 177b, ed. W.; cf. Yerush. Hagigah, ch. 3, p. 79d.
462. Pesikta R., 8, p. 29a-b.
463. Is. 25, 8; Midr. Tanh., Wayehi, sec. 7, ed. B.
464. Zech. 8, 4-5; Sifre, Ekeb, sec. 43, p. 81a-b; Talmud, Makkot, 24b; Midr. Lament. R., ch. 5, sec. 18; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 145, sec. 1, ed. B.
465. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 52, end of sec. 5; Midr. Tanh., Pekude, sec.8, ed. B.; cf. Pesahim 116b; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 147, sec. 3, ed. B.
466. Tosefta, Sukkah, ch. 3, sec. 3-10; Talmud, Sanh. 100a; Yerush. Shekalim, ch. 6; p. 50a, ed. Krotoshin; Midr. Tehillim, end of ch. 23, p 72b, ed. W.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayera, col. 287; cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 48, sec. 10; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 5; Midr. Tanh., Terumah, sec. 4, ed. B.
467. Talmud, B. B. 75a ;Sanh. 100a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, pp. 136b-137a; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 6, p. 118.
468. Pesikta R., 32, p. 149a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 137a-b; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, p. 74.
469. Sifre, Debarim, sec. 1, p. 65a; Talmud, Pesahim 50a; B. B. ,.75b; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 7, to verse 5, sec. 3; Midr. Tanh., Zaw, sec. 16, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 48, sec. 4, ed. B.; Pesikta R., 41,

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470. Is. 41, 19; Talmud, R. H. 23a.
471. Tosefta Sotah, ch. 11, sec. 14; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 23, sec. 10; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 1, to verse 5, sec. 3; Midr. Tanh., Addition to Debarim, sec. 3, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 36, p. 87a, ed. W.; cf. B. B. 75a; Midr. Tanh., Wayera, sec. 3, ed. W.
472. The Sibylline Books, Book V, p. 405.
473. Jer. 3, 17; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 35, p. 53b; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 143a-b.
474. Is. 60, 3; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 21 ; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, pp. 144b-145a.
475. Pesikta d'R. Kahana, pp. 148b-149a; cf. Tosefta, Ta'anit, ch. 4, sec. 14; Tosefta, Sotah, ch. 15, sec. 15; Tosefta B. B., ch. 2, sec. 17; Talmud, Ta'anit 30b; B. B. 60b; Pesikta R., 28, p. 136a-b; Midr. Zuta to Lament., pp. 33b and 42b.
476. Cf. Selihot for the Third Day of the Ten Days of Penitence, pp. 454-456.
477. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 70.
478. Cf. Yerush. Berakot, ch. 4, p. 8a; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 7, sec. 8; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 17, ed. B.; Wa'era, sec. 18; Yitro, sec. 14; Addition to Shelah, sec. 6; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 143a-b; Midr. Zuta to Lament., pp. 33b and 42b.
479. Midr. Tanh., Wayera, sec. 4, ed. B.
480. Pesikta R., 35, p. 160b.
481. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 147, sec. 3, ed. B.; Midr. Wayosha, ch. 21, p. 31; cf. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 63; Midr. Tanh., Naso, sec. 29, ed. B.
482. Cf. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 2; Midr. Samuel, ch. 19, p. 30a; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 48, pp. 96-97.
483. The Book of Tobit, ch. 13, pp. 236-238; cf. ibid., pp. 239-240; The Book of Baruch, ch. 5, pp. 594-595.
484. Cf. Megillat Ta'anit, last ch., p. 40b; Mishnah, Pesahim 116b; Mishnah, Ta'anit 26b; Tosefta, Ta'anit, ch. 4, sec. 9; Sifre, Wezot ha- Berakah, sec. 352, p. 145b; Talmud, Berakot 58b; Ketubot 8b; B. M. 28b; Yerush. Berakot, ch. 4, pp. 7d, 8a; Yerush. Yoma, ch. 1, p. 38c; Yerush, Ta'anit, ch. 2, p. 65c; Treatise Soferim, ch. 21, sec. 2; Massektot Ze'erot, pp. 81, 87; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 63, sec. 8; ch. 98, sec. 2; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 2; ch. 9, sec. 6; ch. 11, sec. 2; ch

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30, sec. 16; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 16, end of sec. 11; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4 to verse 16, sec. 1; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 22, sec. 9, ed. B.; ch. 23, sec. 7; ch. 68, sec. 9; Midr. Lejah Tob, Wayehi, p. 118b; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 72, p. 141; ch. 82, p. 157; Pesikta R., 27, p. 134a; 31, p. 144b; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, pp. 136b-137a, 144b; Midr. Samuel, ch. 19, p. 30a; Midr. Mishle, ch. 23, to verse 5, p. 47b; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, pp. 23-24; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 1, p. 9b; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, p. 14b; Yellinek, Bet ha-Midrash, vol. 3, p. 74.
485. Yerush. Ma'aser Sheni, ch. 5, p. 56a.
486. Cf. Mishnah, Shekalim, ch. 6, M. 4, p. 49b, ed. Krotoshin; Middot, ch. 2, M. 5-6, ed. Wilna; Tosefta, Yom ha-Kippurim, ch. 2, sec. 7; Mekil. d'R. Ishmael, Beshallah, p. 51b; Talmud, Yoma 38b; Yerush. Shekalim, ch. 6, p. 49c, ed. Krotoshin; Yerush. Horayot, ch. 3, p. 47c; Midr. Numb. R. ch. 15, sec. 10; Midr. Tanh, Beha'aloteka, sec. 11, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 36, sec. 6, ed. B.; ch. 87, sec. 3; Midr. Lekah Tob, Tezawweh, p. 94a; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Wayakhel, p. 189; Pesikta R., 8, p. 29a; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 144b.
487. Cf. Tamid, ch. 7, end of Mishnah 3; Sifre Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 354, p. 147a; Talmud, Bekorot 53b; Midr. Levit R., ch. 2, sec. 2; ch. 37, end of sec. 4; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 17, sec. 4; Midr. Tanh., Wayera, sec. 3, ed. W.; Tezawweh, sec. 15, ed. W.; Addition to Shelah, sec. 21, ed. B.; Re'eh, sec. 17, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 43, sec. 1, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 100a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Yitro, p. 240; Midr. Samuel, ch. 19, p. 30a; Midr. Konen, p. 5; Yellinek, Bet ha-Midrash, vol. 3, p. 69; Aptowitzer, The Heavenly Temple According to the Aggadah, reprint of an article in the second volume of the Tarbiz, p. 18.
488. Additional Service for New Year, in Singer's Daily Prayer Book, p. 254.
489. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 9, sec. 7; ch. 27, sec. 12; Midr. Tanh., Zaw, sec. 7, ed. W.; Emor, sec. 19, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Zaw, p. 15; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 56, sec. 4, ed. B.; ch. 100, sec. 4, ed. B.; ch. 100, p. 139a, ed. W.; Pesikta Zutarti, Zaw, p. 11a; cf. Talmud, Megillah 18a; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 21, sec. 21; Midr. Tanh., Pinehas, sec. 12, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 95, sec. 1, ed. B.
490. Tosefta, Erubin, ch. 11, sec. 10.
491. The Sibylline Books, Book III, p. 392.
492. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 5, sec. 3; cf. Talmud, Sanh. 43b; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 9, sec. 2; Midr. Tanh., Shemini, sec 4, ed. W.; Midr. Lekah Tob, Tezawweh, p. 94a.

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493. Cf. Nispahim l'Seder Eliyahu Zuta, Pirke ha-Yeridot, ch. 3, p. 56.
494. Megillat Ta'anit, ch. 12, p. 34a; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 4, sec. 6, p. 25b; Midr. Tanh., Wayeze, sec. 9, ed. B.; Ki Tissa, sec. 13, ed. W.; Wayakhel, sec. 6, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 90, sec. 18, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Terumah, p. 167; Pesikta R., 27, p. 134a; 28, p. 135a; Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, p. 107; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 18, p. 95; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 130; Bo. p. 76 ; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 2, p. 12a; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, pp. 74-75; p. 188; cf. Talmud, Zebahim 118b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 56, sec. 2; Midr. Samuel, ch. 19, p. 29b; Aptowitzer, The Heavenly Temple According to the Aggadah, reprint of an article in the second volume af the Tarbiz, pp. 31-33.
495. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 70; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah, p. 166.
495a. Is. 2, 2; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 50, sec. 1, ed. B.; cf. Treatise Soferim, ch. 14, sec. 12.
496. Is. 2, 3; Tosefta, Menahot, ch. 13, sec. 23; Talmud, Pesahim 88a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah, col. 547-548; cf. Aggadat Shir ha-Shirim, pp. 34-35; Midr. Zuta to Cant., ch. 3, p. 14a.
497. The Book of Enoch, ch. 90, p. 260.
498. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 69, sec. 7; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 1; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 2, to verse 13, sec. 3; Midr. Tanh., Wayera, sec. 3, ed. W.; Pesikta R., 40, p. 169b; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah, p. 1 66; cf. Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, p. 67.
498a. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 29, sec. 2, ed. B.; cf. Sifre, Beha'aloteka, sec. 77, p. 20a; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 2.
499. Morning Service, in Singer's Daily Prayer Book, p. 55.
500. Pirke d'R. Eliezer, ch. 51.
501. Cf. Yerush. Yoma, ch. 3, p. 41a; Yerush. Shekalim, ch: 5, p. 49a, ed. Krotoshin; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 3, to verse 6, sec. 4.
502. Midr. Tanh., Mishpatim, sec. 3, ed. W.
503. Is. 28, 16-17; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 3, sec. 13; cf. Levit. R., ch. 17, sec.7.
504. Kallah R., at end af ch. 8.
505. Cf. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 25, sec. 8; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 9, sec. 49; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 92, sec. 11, ed. B.; ch. 138, sec. 2; Sa'adiah's commentary to Cant., at the end, pp. 131-132, in Wertheimer's Gaon ha-Geonim, Jerusalem 1925; Tur Orah Hayyim, at end of sec. 122.
506. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 2, sec. 5; ch. 56, sec. 10; ch. 65, sec. 23; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 36, end of sec. 1; Bet ha-Midrash by Yellinek, vol. 3, p. 69; cf. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 31, sec. 11.

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507. Sanh. 100a; Yerush. Shekalim, ch. 6, p. 50a, ed. Krotoshin; cf. Pesikta R., 33, p. 156b; Yellinek, Bet ha-Midrash, vol. 3, p. 68; vol. 6, p. 118.
508. Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, end of ch. 5, pp. 9b-10a; cf. Treatise Soferim, ch. 19, sec. 9; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 1, sec. 2; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 8, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Lek Leka, sec. 15, ed. W.; sec. 19, ed. B.; Re'eh, sec. 17, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 100a.
509. The Book of Jubilees, ch. 4, p. 19.
510. The Sibylline Books, Book V, p. 405.
511. Cf. Sifre Zuta, p. 57; Talmud, Yoma 5b; Yerush. Horayot, ch. 3, p. 47c; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 19, sec. 4; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 2; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 14, sec. 13; Midr. Lekah Tob, Tezawweh, p. 96a; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 87, sec. 6, ed. B.; Midr. Samuel, ch. 19; p. 30a.
512. Cf. Tosefta, Ta'anit, ch. 4, sec. 9; Tosefta, Arakin, ch. 2, sec. 7; Talmud, Yoma 5b; Arakin 13b; Yerush. Yebamot, ch. 8, p. 9d; Yerush. Kiddushin, ch. 4, p. 65d; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 2; Midr.Numb. R., ch. 15, sec. 11; Midr. Tanh., Beha'aloteka, sec. 12, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 36, sec. 6, ed. B.; ch. 87, sec. 3 and 6; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p.144b; Midr. Ha-Gadol, Beshallah, p. 177; Midr. Samuel ch. 19, p. 30a; We-Hizhir, Tezawweh, p. 100a-b.
513. Exod. 19, 6; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Yitro, p. 95; Midr. ha-Gadol, Yitro, pp. 204-205.
514. Cf. also Yerush . Megillah, ch. 2, p. 73b.
515. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 80, sec. 1.
516. Mal. 2, 7.
517. Job 10, 22; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 38, sec. 3.
518. Midr. Tanh., Lek Leka, sec.4, ed. W.; sec. 5, ed. B.; Naso, sec. 18, ed. W.; Pesikta R., 5, p. 22b; cf. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 1, sec. 9.
519. Ezek. 36, 25;. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 15, sec. 9; Midr. Tanh., Hukkat, sec. 28, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 41b; cf. Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 34, p. 50b.
519a. Abraham Lincoln's Peoria Speech, October 16, 1854.
520. Midr. Lament. R., ch. 1, sec. 41; Midr. Tanh., Emor, sec. 3, ed. W.; Midr. Samuel, end of ch. 24, p. 39b.
521. Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 130; cf. Beshallah, p. 177.
522. Cf. Megillah 18a; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 56, sec. 2; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayera, col. 320-321; Shemot, pp. 42-43.
523. Zeph. 3, 9.
524. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 66, sec. 1, ed. B.

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525. Cf. Mishnah, Berakot ch. 1, M. 5; Mishnah, Tamid, end of ch. 7, Mishnah 4; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 57; Sifre, Re'eh, sec. 130, p. 101a; Ha'azinu, sec. 333, p. 140b; Talmud, Sanh. 43b; 91b; Yerush. Megillah, ch. 2, p. 73a; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 1, p. 4a; Treatise Soferim, ch. 18, sec. 1; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 6, sec. 6; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 9, sec. 7; ch. 27, sec. 12; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 7, sec. 1; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 7, sec. 7; to verse 9, sec. 1; Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 4, sec. 3, p. 25a, ed. Wilna; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 25 and 32, ed. B.; Zaw, sec. 7, ed. W.; Emor, sec. 19, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Zaw, p. 15; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 9, sec. 5, ed. B.; ch. 56, sec. 4, ed. B.; ch. 100, sec. 4, ed. B.; ch. 100, p. 139a, ed. W.; ch. 106, sec. 2, ed. B.; ch. 118, sec. 8 and 14, ed. B.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, pp. 181b-182a, 20la; Midr. Hallel, pp. 1, 5, 14, 42; Pesikta Zutarti, Zaw, p. 11a.
526. Midr. Hallel, p. 4.
527. Is. 65, 24; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 21, sec. 3; Midr. Tanh., Mishpatim, sec. 16, ed. W.; Emor, sec. 23, ed. B.
528. Is. 30, 19; Midr: Tanh., Mishpatim, sec. 9, ed. B.
529. Ps. 91, 15; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 91, sec. 8, ed. B.
530. Sukkah 52a; Yerush. Sukkah, ch. 5, p. 55b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 48, sec. 11; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 46, sec. 4; Midr. Deutr. R. ch. 2, sec. 30; Midr. Tanh., Yitro, sec. 17, ed. W.; Kedoshim sec. 14, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Terumah, p. 168; end of Kedoshim, p. 50; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 2, p. 7.
531. Ezek. 36, 26; Yerush. Yoma, begin. of ch. 4, p. 41b; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 41, end of sec. 7; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 15, sec. 16; ch. 17, sec. 6; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 6, sec. 14; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 9, to verse 15, sec. 8; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 40, ed. B.; Ki Tissa, sec. 13; Wayikra, sec. 12; Kedoshim, sec. 15; Beha'aloteka, sec. 19; Shelah, sec. 31; Addition to Hukkat, sec. 1, ed. B.; Ekeb, sec. 11, ed. W.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Wayikra, p. 9; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 165a; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 47; Midr. ha- Gadol, Mikkez, col. 637-638.
532. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 2, sec. 30; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 40, ed. B.; Ki Tissa, sec. 13; Wayikra, sec. 12; Kedoshim, sec. 14 and 15; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Kedoshim, p. 50.
533. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 89, sec. 1.
534. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 30, sec. 3; Midr. Tanh., Addition to Hukkat, sec. 1, ed. B.
535. Yerush. Yoma, begin. of ch. 4, p. 41b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 34, sec. 15.

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536. Pirke d'R. Eliezer, end of ch. 29.
537. Cf. Talmud. Sukkah 52a; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 2, to verse 1, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Wayishlah, sec. 10, ed. W.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 47; Pesikta R., 37, p. 163a; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 3, p. 14; Pesikta Zutarti, Shelah, p. 50b; Yellinek, Bet ha-Midrash,vol. 6, p. 120; Wertheimer, Ozar Midrashim, p. 46; cf. also, The Assumption of Moses, ch. 10, p. 421.
538. Is. 11, 9.
539. Jer. 31, 34; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 21, sec. 3; ch. 38, sec. 3; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 6, sec. 14; Midr. Tanh., Bemidbar, sec. 20, ed. B.; Ekeb, sec. 11, ed. W.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Mikkez, col. 637-638; cf. Yerush. Shekalim, at end of ch. 3, p. 47c, ed. Krotoshin; Seder Eliyahu R., ch. 2, p. 7; We-Hizhir, Yitro, p. 36b.
540. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 95, sec. 3; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 2, to verse 1, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Wayiggash, sec. 12, ed. B. ; Ki Tabo, sec. 4, ed. W.; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 107a.
541. The Book of Jubilees, ch. 23, p. 49.
542. Zeph, 3, 9; Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 19, ed. W.
543. Pirke d'R. ha-Kadosh, p. 30a.
544. Sifre, Wezot ha-Berakah, sec. 343, p. 143a.
545. Yerush. Shebi'it, end of ch. 4, p. 35c; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, ch. 43, p. 60b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 2, sec. 4; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 11; Midr. Ruth R., ch. 7, sec. 2; Menorat ha-Maor by R. Isaac Aboab, ch. 311; cf. Sifre, Ha'azinu, sec. 310, p. 134a; Midr. Tehillim, begin. of ch. 21, p. 64a-b, ed. W.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah, col. 547-548; Sefer Hasidim by R. Judah He-Hasid, sec. 939, p. 244, Zitamir 1857.
546. Cf. Megillah 6a.
547. Amos 8, 11; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 25, sec. 3; ch. 40, sec. 3; ch. 64, sec, 2; Midr. Ruth R., ch. l, begin. af sec. 4; Midr. Samuel, ch. 28, p. 44a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayeze, col. 466; Mikkez, col. 641-642; Midr. Hallel, p. 13.
548. Amos 8, 12:
549. Is. 44, 3; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Ekeb, p. 188; cf. Tosefta, Eduyot, ch. l, sec. 1; Talmud, Shab., 138b.
550. Cf. Treatise Soferim, ch. 19, end of sec. 12; Landshuth, Seder Bikkur Holim, Part I, p. 61, ed. Berlin 1867.
551. Is. 24, 23; Midr. Tanh., Shemot, sec. 21, ed. B. sec. 24, ed. W.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 119, sec. 43, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Tanh., Shemot, sec. 29, ed. W.

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552. Ezek. 36, 27; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 17, sec. 6; Midr. Tanh., Shelah, sec. 31, ed. B.
553. Midr. Tanh., Noah, sec. 3 and 12, ed. W.; Wayakhel, sec. 6; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 119, sec. 34, ed. B.; cf. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 13, sec. 2; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 9, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Shemini, sec. 14, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, end of Shemini, p. 27; Mashmi'a Yeshu'ah by R. Isaac Abravane1, p. 38a.
554. Cf. Ab. Zarah 2a-3b; Yerush. Ab Zarah, ch. 2, p. 40c; Midr. Tanh., Shofetim, sec. 9, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 21, sec. 1, ed. B.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah, col. 547-548.
555. Cf. Tosefta Eduyot, ch. 1, sec. 1; Mekil. d'R. Ishmae1, Bo, p. 13a; Sifre, Ekeb, sec. 48, p. 84b; Talmud, Shab. 138b; Midr. Lekah Tob, Bo, p. 33b.
556. Cf. Talmud, Yebamot 102a; Menahot 45a; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 1, ch. 34, p. 51a; version 2, ch. 37, p. 49b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 98, sec. 9.
557. Cf. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 19, sec 6; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 11, to verse 8, sec. l; Midr. Tanh., Hukkat, sec. 24, ed. B.; Pesikta R., 14, p. 64a-b; Pesikta d'R. Kahana, p. 39a-b; p. 55a; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 146, sec. 5, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Terumah, p. 167; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 70, p. 137.
558. Yerush., Hagigah, ch. 2, p. 77d; cf. Babyl. Talmud, Pesahim 50a; Hiagigah 14a.
559. Cf. Midr. Tannaim to Deutr., p. 114; Talmud, Niddah 61b; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 13, sec. 3; Midr. ha-Gadol, Noah, col. 176.
560. Cf. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 146, sec. 4 and 5, ed. B.; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, p. 16b; Yeshu'ot Meshiho by R. Isaac Abravanel, division 4, ch. 3, p. 48a-b; Reifmann, Bet Talmud, vol. 3, pp. 333-334; Buber, Bet Talmud, vol. 4, pp. 54-55; I. M. Guttmann, Behinat Kiyyum ha-Mizwot, pp. 75-78.
561. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 73, sec. 4, ed. B.
562. Cf. Yerush. Megillah, ch. 1, p. 70d; Aggadat Esther, ch. 9, p. 40a-b; The Responsa of RaDBaZ, vol 2, sec. 666, Venice 1743.
563. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 21, sec. 25; Midr. Tanh., Pinehas, sec. 17, ed. B.; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Ki Tissa, p. 181; Midr. Lekah Tob, Bo, p. 31b.
564. Cf. Aggadat Esther, ch. 6, p. 33a; ch. 9, p. 40a-b; Midr. Mishle, ch. 9, to verse 2, p. 31a; Responsa of RaSHBa, sec. 93, Vienna 1812; Responsa of RaDBaZ, vol. 2, sec. 828, Venice 1743.

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565. Joel 3, 1; Midr. Levit. R., ch. l, sec. 14; Midr. Tanh., Mikkez, sec. 2, ed. W.; sec. 4, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 14, sec. 6, ed. B.; cf. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 52; Talmud, Sanhedrin 91b.
566. Midr. Cant. R., ch. 4, to verse 11, sec. 1; Midr. Ruth R., Introd., sec. 2; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 1, to verse 11, sec. 1.
567. Midr. Tanh., Wa'era, sec. 5, ed. B.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 17, sec. 13, ed. B.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 47; ch. 68, p. 134; Midr. ha-Gadol, Wayishlah, col. 534; cf. Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, p.18b.
568. Cf. Midr. Gen. R., ch. 12, sec. 6; ch. 95, sec. 1; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 22; Midr. Levit. R., ch. 30, sec. 3; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 13, sec. 12; ch. 23, sec. 4; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 18, ed. B.; Hayye Sarah, sec. 3, ed. W.; Wayiggash, sec. 8, ed. W.; sec. 9, ed. B.; Mezora', sec. 7, ed. B.; Masse'e, sec. 3, ed. W.; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 79, p. 151; Midr. Lekah Tob, Bereshit, p. 9b; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 65-66; Noah, col. 156-157; Pirke d'R. Eliezer, chapters 45 and 51.
569. Is. 65, 17; Midr. Aggadah to the Pentateuch, Pekude, p. 190; Midr. Wayosha', ch. 22, pp. 31-33; cf. Midr. Exod. R., ch. 15, sec. 21; Midr. Eccles. R., ch. 3, to verse 15, sec. 1; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 20, ed. B.; Nizzabim, sec. 4, ed. W.; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 104, sec. 24, ed. B.; Wertheimer, Ozar Midrashim, p. 46.
570. Kallah R., at end of ch. 8.
571. Midr. ha-Gadol, Shemot, p. 29; Otiyyot d'R. Akiba, version 2, pp. 11a and 15b; cf. Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 11, begin. of sec. 10; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 23, p. 47.
572. Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 65.
573. IV Ezra, ch. 6, pp. 576-577.
574. Ibid., ch. 7, p. 590.
575. Cf. Mark 4, 11; Luke 17, 20-21; John 3, 5.
576. Cf. Luke 10, 23-24; Mark 9, 1; 12, 34.
577. Cf. Luke 8, 1; 11, 20; Acts 14, 22.
578. I Corinthians 15, 50.
579. Cj. also, I Corinthians 6, 9-10.
580. Singer's Daily Prayer Book, Morning Service, pp. 76-77.
581. Midr. Esther R., ch. 1, sec. 13; cf. Sifre Beha'aloteka, sec. 78, p. 20b; Sifre Zuta, p. 57; Abot d'R. Nathan, version 2, ch. 45, p. 63a; Midr. Numb. R., ch. 14, sec. 13; Aggadat Bereshit, ch. 83, p. 160; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 5, sec. 4, ed. B.; ch. 57, sec. 3; ch. 75, sec. 5; ch. 76, sec. 3; Midr. Samuel, ch. 19, pp. 51b, 52b; Midr. Mishle, at end of ch. 19, pp. 43b-44a; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah, p. 177.

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582. Aggadat Bereshit, end of ch. 72, p. 141; cf. Midr. Levit. R., ch. 2, sec. 2; Midr. Tehillim, ch. 92, sec. 10, ed. B.; Midr. Samuel, ch. 19, p. 30a; We-Hizhir, Tezawweb, p. 100a-b.
583. Midr. Samuel, ch. 19, p. 31a.
584. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 18, sec. 36, ed. B.
585. Zeph. 3, 9; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 88, sec. 7.
586. Berakot 9b; 58a; Yerush. Nazir, ch. 7, p. 56a.
587. Cf. Selihot for the Day preceding New Year, p. 266; Midr. ha-Gadol, Bereshit, col. 130.
588. The Psalms of Solomon, ch. 17, pp. 649-651.
589. Cf, Sifre, Beha'aloteka, sec. 92, p. 25b; Talmud, Sanh. 92a; Midr. Exod. R., ch. 5, sec. 12, ed. Wilna; Midr. Tanh., Wayiggash, sec. 7, ed. W.; Shemot, sec. 26, ed. B.
590. Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, p. 70; Sifre, Wa'ethanan, sec. 31, p. 73a; Midr. Tanh., Wayishlah, sec. 30, ed. B.; Midr. ha-Gadol, Beshallah, p. 167.
591. Is. 33, 22; Midr. Deutr. R., ch. 5, sec. 11.
592. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 98, sec. 2, ed. B.; ch. 147, sec. 2.
593. Is. 2, 17; Mekil. d'R. Shimeon, Beshallah, pp. 57-58; Talmud, Sanh. 97a-b; Midr. Gen. R., ch. 77, sec. 1; Teshubot Ha-Geonim, Asaf, p. 245; Selihot for the Day preceding Rosh ha-Shanah, pp. 267-271.
594. Cf. Midr. Numb. R., ch. 14, sec. 3.
595. Midr. Tanh., Shofetim, sec. 8, ed. B.
596. Midr. Tehillim, ch. 48, sec. 2, ed. B.
597. Talmud, Pesahim 50a.
598. Is. 64, 3; Midr. Tanh., Bereshit, sec. 1, ed. W.
599. Midr. Esther R., ch. 1, sec. 4.
600. Singer's Daily Prayer Book, Service for New Year, pp. 239-241
601. Singer's Daily Prayer Book, The Burial Service, p. 321.


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