25 February 2024

The Demons in the Details, or Why Are All Those Demons in the Talmud?

Congregation Darchei Noam 2950 Joppa Ave S, St. Louis Park, MN, United States

The Babylonian Talmud is filled with stories about demons and with laws that regulate how humans and demons should interact. But what are all those demons even doing in the Talmud? In this talk we'll examine how demons are constructed in the Talmud and explore medieval and modern resistances to the presence of demons in […]