Mystique mythique et mystique rationnelle.

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This article examines the way that the medieval Jewish philosopher Maimonides approached Jewish mysticism in his writings. The author notes that Maimonides describes the Torah as the divine law, giving it an authoritative and rational interpretation. The teachings of the "Zohar," a comprehensive work on Jewish mysticism, is also discussed.
Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)109-117
Number of pages9
JournalCritique (France)
Issue number728-729
StatePublished - 2008


  • Jewish mysticism
  • Mysticism
  • Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204
  • Cabala
  • Jewish philosophy
  • Judaism & philosophy
  • Jewish philosophy -- Early works to 1800
  • Zohar

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