They stand out as religious thinkers of a far later age, and represent the current rabbinism of the post-Solomonic era.
Naturally they did not advance in culture, being hindered and persecuted by rabbinism, and even more so by Neo-Chassidism.
The bulwark of rabbinism and the citadel of Chassidism protected them against alien influences.
"The Pale" is a gigantic ghetto where the oldest form of rabbinism prevails to this day.
As a champion of rabbinism, then, Saadiah was called to Sura.
One of the chief centres of rabbinism was Ṣafed, still a sacred city of the Jews and largely inhabited by members of that faith.
He wished to prove Karaism wrong, but he also tried to show that rabbinism was right.
As in Susanna, there is no indication of rabbinism in the legal, religious, or social standpoints of the story.
rabbinism had long been scenting a dangerous enemy in Hasidism.
rabbinism claims for these traditions a remote antiquity, declaring them to be coeval with the proclamation of the Decalogue.