The Jewish Book Of Days

Author: Jill Hammer
Publisher: Jewish Publication Society
ISBN: 9780827610132
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The Jewish Book of Days invites readers to experience the connection between sacred story and nature's rhythms, through readings designed for each and every day of the year.

The Book Of Jewish Values

Author: Rabbi Joseph Telushkin
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 0307794458
Size: 64.80 MB
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In The Book of Jewish Values, Rabbi Joseph Telushkin has combed the Bible, the Talmud, and the whole spectrum of Judaism's sacred writings to give us a manual on how to lead a decent, kind, and honest life in a morally complicated world.

The Book Of Our Heritage

Author: Eliyahu Ki Ṭov
Publisher: Feldheim Publishers
ISBN: 9780873067638
Size: 72.34 MB
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Explores the Jewish year with great depth, sensitivity, and insight. Laws, customs and practices are all noted and explained, along with the words of our Sages in a wealth of Midrashic commentary.

The Jewish Book Of Numbers

Author: Ronald H. Isaacs
Publisher: Jason Aronson
Size: 52.57 MB
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Examines the ways in which numbers are used in the Bible and rabbinic writings, including sacred numbers and the numerical value of words

Jewish Days

Author: Francine Klagsbrun
Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux
ISBN: 9780374179236
Size: 29.24 MB
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Visually stunning and brilliantly written legends, stories, and interpretive essays take readers through every month of the Hebrew calendar and offer insight into the joys and traumas of the long Jewish history.

Sisters At Sinai

Author: Jill Hammer
Publisher: Jewish Publication Society
ISBN: 0827610203
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Praised for its originality and expressiveness, this book gives biblical women the honor they deserve -- an honor due them as prophets, rulers, and teachers. Book jacket.

The Book Of Days

Author: Robert Chambers
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DAYS. EASTBB. The paschal controversy, which for a time divided Christendom,
grew out of a diversity of custom. The churches of Asia Minor, among whom were
many Judaizing Christians, kept their paschal feast on the same day as the Jews
kept their passover ; »'. e. on the 14th of Nisan, the Jewish month corresponding
to our March or April. But the churches of the West, remembering that our Lord's ...

China Bayles Book Of Days

Author: Susan Wittig Albert
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440627258
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In some years, this is the Jewish Passover Seder, celebrated on the night of the
fourteenth day of Nisan, the first month of the Jewish lunar year. The symbolic
foods [of the Seder] include those laid down in the Talmud two thousand years
ago: bitter herbs—originally wild romaine lettuce—to recall the harsh conditions
the Israelites endured; haroset, to remind us of the mortar they had to form; and
above all matzah, called lechem oni, the unleavened bread of poverty, but also
the bread ...