The Classic Midrash: Tannaitic Commentaries on the Bible
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It is written YOU SHALL NOT SWEAR FALSELY BY THE NAME OF THE LORD
YOUR GOD ( Ex . 20 : 7 ) and of Joseph it is written BY PHAROAH , YOU SHALL
NOT DEPART FROM THIS PLACE ! ( Gen. 42:15 ) . It is written REMEMBER THE
Why was it written here ? Because the Torah does not observe chronological
order . Similarly ON THE EIGHTH DAY MOSES CALLED AARON AND HIS
SONS ( Lev . 9 : 1 ) . This occurred at the beginning of the incident . Why was it
I THE LORD AM YOUR GOD ( Ex . 20 : 2 ) was written on one tablet and opposite
it on the other was written YOU SHALL NOT MURDER ( Ex . 20:13 ) indicating
that if one sheds blood he is considered to have diminished the Divine Image .
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Notes to Introduction
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