Midrash


Boaz’s Turnips – Or Boaz Wakes Up By a Pile of Barley 4   Recently updated!

I just finished this section and I thought it curious (bizarre, amusing) enough to share this snippet. This is from my commentary on Tg. Ruth. No footnotes are reproduced. The Targumist follows the beginning of verse 8 very closely until he reaches the point where Boaz “was startled and turned over” וַיֶּחֱרַד הָאִישׁ וַיִּלָּפֵת. The […]


Available Online: Midrash Shir HaShirim Rabbah: A Synoptic Edition

NB: All the links that were below appear to be dead so I have removed them. Please go here, to the Midrash Project, and follow the links from that site.   An announcement worth sharing.   Midrash Shir HaShirim Rabbah: A Synoptic Edition by Dr. Tamar Kadari, Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies Supported by the […]