Tanakh and Talmud

If someone is coming to kill you get up early and kill them first?

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2009-08-21 00:03:53

Yes, the Hebrew Talmud does indeed say: (derived from

Deuteronomy 22:26): Habah l'hargecha hashkem l'hargo -- "If

someone is coming to kill you, rise against him and kill him first.

However, it should never be done with glee."


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