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Nazareth held the Roman garrison for the northern areas of Galilee. The gospel says rhetorically, "can anything good come out of there?" The village of Nazareth has little to do with the vow of a Nazarite (Numbers 6.1-21). The Talmud asks why the vow of a Nazir is juxtaposed (in the Torah) to the woman suspected of adultry (a Sotah) Numbers 5.11-31. Perhaps, ...

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