Posted on

On the Study of Chasidus: A Trilogy of Chasidic Essays

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.85 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Such license is found, on the basis of Talmudic exegesis, in the scriptural passage dealing with compensation for personal injury: And if men quarrel with one another and one smiteth the other with a stone or with the fist and he does not die, but keeps to his bed…he must be pay for the loss entailed by absence from work and cause him to be thoroughly healed. (Ex. 21:18-19) Even though this Exodus passage deals specifically with the financial compensation of one who has been injured by another, there is reference made to liability for medical expenses.

Continue reading On the Study of Chasidus: A Trilogy of Chasidic Essays

Posted on

Beautiful as the Moon, Radiant as the Stars: Jewish Women in

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.39 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

For example, a pig has split hooves, but does not chew its cud. These words you hear are not my own; they belong to the Father who sent me." [John 14:24 NIV] His teachings were not the teachings of "Jesus," but of God, or rather God's Word, the Bible. Friday is the day of congregational prayer, obligatory for men, but not for women. The shofar is associated with the coronation of a King. 2. The trend toward Jewish nationalism took concrete form in the movement of Zionism.

Continue reading Beautiful as the Moon, Radiant as the Stars: Jewish Women in

Posted on

Kabbalah Made Easy

Maggy Whitehouse

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.64 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

EST candle-lighting ceremony, a discussion ensued over whether it was okay to recite the shehehianu blessing on the second night of Hanukka. Phyllis Goldstein, "A Convenient Hatred: The History of Antisemitism" Facing History and Ourselves (2011). After reading your website I understand in a deeper way what this phenomenon is all about." (20050415fr1651) Jesus for Judaism Response: "It seems that Jewish organizations are increasingly willing to publicly profess the Jewishness of Jesus.

Continue reading Kabbalah Made Easy

Posted on

Tract on Ecstasy: Dobh Baer of Lubavitch

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.84 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

BT Sanhedrin 36b ordains that the childless scholar may not sit on the Sanhedrin. Avodah, prayer, is the outpouring of our soul. However, this technique was unknown in ancient times. Whether this is a problem depends on your view of religion. If one of those who are unfit for marriage with her had intercourse with her, he has rendered her unfit to marry into the priesthood. Modern branches of Judaism such as Humanistic Judaism may be nontheistic. [8] Today, the largest Jewish religious movements are Orthodox Judaism ( Haredi Judaism and Modern Orthodox Judaism ), Conservative Judaism and Reform Judaism.

Continue reading Tract on Ecstasy: Dobh Baer of Lubavitch

Posted on

The Minyanaires

Peter G. Engelman

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.13 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The underlying idea of this law is the recognition that everything we own belongs to God. Having found that Jewry in modern times adopts a selective attitude toward its traditional religion, we may ask whether this religion still retains some influence. They imply that the fetus is considered part of the mother, and not a separate entity: One section states that if a man purchases a cow that is found to be pregnant, then he is the owner both of the cow and the fetus.

Continue reading The Minyanaires

Posted on

Calendar and Community: A History of the Jewish Calendar,

Sacha Stern

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.07 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Messianic Jews and Christians share the same core beliefs. Reconstructionist Judaism started as a stream of philosophy by Rabbi Mordechai Kaplan, originally an Orthodox rabbi who had come to teach at the Conservative Jewish Theological Seminary of America, and later became an independent movement emphasizing reinterpreting Judaism for modern times. After Solomon's death, his Kingdom was split into the two kingdoms of Israel and Judah.

Continue reading Calendar and Community: A History of the Jewish Calendar,

Posted on

Flesh and Blood: Perspectives on the Problem of Circumcision

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.25 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The essence of the Davidic innovation was the idea that, in addition to divine election through Samuel and public acclamation, David had received God’s promise of an eternal dynasty; a conditional (perhaps earlier) and an unconditional (perhaps later) form of this promise exist in Psalms, chapter 132 and 2 Samuel, chapter 7, respectively. Another key prayer in many services is the declaration of faith, the Shema Yisrael (or Shema).

Continue reading Flesh and Blood: Perspectives on the Problem of Circumcision

Posted on

Jewish Business Ethics: The Firm and Its Stakeholders (The

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.47 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

He naturally became his father’s assistant in communal affairs. The Jews of Prague were cast into prison, and many were killed because of the accusation. I believe with a perfect faith that the Messias will come; and although he tarries I wait nevertheless every day for his coming. Allowing for variations according to time and place, Jewry in modern society presents a certain sociological profile which may roughly be described as follows: It is a social unit with a clear sense of group identity and a strong leaning toward endogamy, family cohesion, and group solidarity.

Continue reading Jewish Business Ethics: The Firm and Its Stakeholders (The

Posted on

The Illustrated Passover Haggadah - In Hebrew

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.23 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Many Diaspora Jews realized that the Zionist strategy was not only feasible but also an appealing solution to the problem of Jewish survival and national revival. The concept of family extends beyond the concept of parents and children; it includes also cousins. It was compiled sometime during the fourth century in Israel. In chapters 5, 6, and 7, I explore the most frequently proposed solutions to the problem of assimilation. If he cut off part of the spleen or kidneys of the beast itself, it is prohibited to be eaten.

Continue reading The Illustrated Passover Haggadah - In Hebrew

Posted on

Bar/Bat Mitzvah Survival Guides: Terumah (Shabbat am)

Elliott Michaelson MAJS

Format: Paperback

Language: 1

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.71 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Some contain milk, whey or dairy margarine which makes them dairy. Orthodox: Orthodox Judaism consists of many different sects which have in common a more strict adherence to halakha. To understand the New Testament properly, especially the life of Jesus as presented in the Gospels, we need to learn about the wide variety of different Jewish groups that existed in the first century. The Temple Mount is the holiest site in Judaism.

Continue reading Bar/Bat Mitzvah Survival Guides: Terumah (Shabbat am)