The Heart of Torah Volume 2

The Heart of Torah  Volume 2

In this collection of Torah essays, ... "Held probes the portions in bold, original, and provocative ways.

Author: Shai Held

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

ISBN: 9780827613003

Category: Religion

Page: 496

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In this collection of Torah essays, ... "Held probes the portions in bold, original, and provocative ways. He mines Talmud and midrashim, great writers of world literature, and .. commentators of other religious backgrounds to ponder fundamental questions about God, human nature, and what it means to be a religious person in the modern world"--Back cover.
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The Heart of Torah

The Heart of Torah

In The Heart of Torah, Rabbi Shai Held's Torah essays--two for each weekly portion--open new horizons in Jewish biblical commentary. Held probes the portions in bold, original, and provocative ways.

Author: Shai Held

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

ISBN: 9780827613331

Category: RELIGION

Page: 408

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In The Heart of Torah, Rabbi Shai Held's Torah essays--two for each weekly portion--open new horizons in Jewish biblical commentary. Held probes the portions in bold, original, and provocative ways. He mines Talmud and midrashim, great writers of world literature, and astute commentators of other religious backgrounds to ponder fundamental questions about God, human nature, and what it means to be a religious person in the modern world. Along the way he illuminates the centrality of empathy in Jewish ethics, the predominance of divine love in Jewish theology, the primacy of gratitude and generosity, and God's summoning of each of us--with all our limitations--into the dignity of a covenantal relationship.
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The Heart of Torah Volume 1

The Heart of Torah  Volume 1

In this collection of Torah essays, ... "Held probes the portions in bold, original, and provocative ways.

Author: Shai Held

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

ISBN: 9780827612716

Category: Religion

Page: 400

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In this collection of Torah essays, ... "Held probes the portions in bold, original, and provocative ways. He mines Talmud and midrashim, great writers of world literature, and .. commentators of other religious backgrounds to ponder fundamental questions about God, human nature, and what it means to be a religious person in the modern world"--Back cover.
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The Talmud of Relationships Volume 2

The Talmud of Relationships  Volume 2

... male fantasy of winning the heart and mind of an extraordinarily beautiful,
desirable, and sexually experienced woman. ... This is the personal “torah” that
he writes down for the woman, chiefly his teacher and the school where he
studies ...

Author: Amy Scheinerman

Publisher: Jewish Publication Society

ISBN: 9780827614437

Category: Religion

Page: 312

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How can I lead others with authority and kindness? How can I strengthen my self-control? How can I balance work and family? How can I get along with difficult coworkers? How can I best relate to people in need? Enter the Talmudic study house with innovative teacher Rabbi Amy Scheinerman and continue the Jewish values–based conversations that began two thousand years ago. The Talmud of Relationships, Volume 2 shows how the ancient Jewish texts of Talmud can facilitate modern relationship building—with family members, colleagues, strangers, the broader Jewish community, and ourselves. Scheinerman devotes each chapter to a different Talmud text exploring relationships—and many of the selections are fresh, largely unknown passages. Overcoming the roadblocks of language and style that can keep even the curious from diving into Talmud, she walks readers through the logic of each passage, offering full textual translations and expanding on these richly complex conversations, so that each of us can weigh multiple perspectives and draw our own conclusions. Scheinerman provides grounding in why the selected passage matters, its historical background, a gripping narrative of the rabbis’ evolving commentary, insightful anecdotes and questions for thought and discussion, and a cogent synopsis. Through this firsthand encounter with the core text of Judaism, readers of all levels—Jews and non-Jews, newcomers and veterans, students and teachers, individuals and chevruta partners and families alike—will discover the treasure of the oral Torah.
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Talmud Bavli Tractate Yoma vol 1 2

Talmud Bavli  Tractate Yoma  vol  1 2

Po Wn DS 18DV DIJŲ – In the case of two white ( lavan ) like a coriander ( gad )
seed . Now , how can the litigants THAT CAME BEFORE MOSES FOR
JUDGMENT : nix m Torah compare the color of the manna to that of the coriander
masa 7y ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105119993421

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Me esh Tam

Me esh Tam

Maybe it will occur only once a month or once in two months . ... Now I will have
to wait another two months . ... time comes , the heart will open and the Torah will
be there , ready to enter ( Sefer Siach Sarfei Kodesh , Volume 2 , Section 179 ) .

Author: Mosheh Aharon Shtern

Publisher: Feldheim Pub

ISBN: IND:30000078384413

Category: Religion

Page: 277

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32 inspirational shmuessen filled with anecdotes and stories, delivered by the renowned Mashgiach of the Kamenitz Yeshiva.
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The Torah U madda Journal

The Torah U madda Journal

... Soloveitchik on Prayer and Aesthetics RABBI JOSEPH B. SOLOVEITCHIK
Worship of the Heart : Essays on Jewish Prayer . Edited by Shalom Carmy .
MeOtzar HoRav Series : Selected Writings of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik ,
volume 2.

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105123823697

Category: Judaism and science

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Speaking Torah Vol 2

Speaking Torah Vol 2

Powerful Hasidic teachings made accessible by some of the world's preeminent authorities on Jewish thought and spirituality, with fresh translations and commentary.

Author: Arthur Green

Publisher: Jewish Lights Publishing

ISBN: 168336306X

Category: Religion

Page: 448

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Powerful Hasidic teachings made accessible by some of the world's preeminent authorities on Jewish thought and spirituality, with fresh translations and commentary. Volume 2 covers Numbers, Deuteronomy, the holiday cycle and the lives of Hasidic leaders.
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Leaves of Faith

Leaves of Faith

Where its predecessor dwelt primarily upon the content, mode, and practitioners of Torah study, this volume focuses upon issues--some theoretical, others pragmatic; some current, others timeless--which concern the practice and ...

Author: Aharon Lichtenstein

Publisher: KTAV Publishing House, Inc.

ISBN: 0881256684

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 390

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Where its predecessor dwelt primarily upon the content, mode, and practitioners of Torah study, this volume focuses upon issues--some theoretical, others pragmatic; some current, others timeless--which concern the practice and implementation of Torah. It opens with an inquiry into whether, and to what extent, Halakhah recognizes the validity and value of an ethic which, in some sense, lies beyond its scope. This is followed by two essays--focused upon events in Israel but of more general significance, as well--which deal with the character--and bounds of Jewish polity. Tangentially related is the subject of the next chapter--straddling the communal and the personal--regarding the parameters of tolerance. The next several chapters treat more purely personal topics--response to suffering, Shabbat prayer, and shemittah. They are followed by discussions of aspects of the sensitive areas of conversion, abortion, and the Israeli chief rabbinate, commingled with two essays, more sociologically oriented, on Jewish self-identification and communal service, and an exchange concerning Baruch Goldstein. These are, in turn, followed by two chapters focused upon modern or centrist Orthodoxy, particularly. The volume concludes with a series of responses to major questions posed in various symposia, in which participants were asked, descriptively and prescriptively, both to evaluate the current Jewish scene and to chart a suggested course for its future direction.
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Forthcoming Books

Forthcoming Books

2 vols . . Set . LC 92-20556 . 1000p ( 0.383-29334-7 ) Doubleday . Technology .
Oct. 1999. 89.95 ( 0-8493-2697-5 ) ... 384p . Coffin , William S. The Heart Is a
Little to the Left . ( Mus . ) . – Promise Keepers Beware !, Vol . II . ( Illus . ) . 53p . ...
35.00 ( 0-87451-948-910 Pt of New Eng . Cohen , Norman J. The Way into Torah
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Author: R.R. Bowker Company. Dept. of Bibliography

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ISBN: 00158119

Category: United States Imprints

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Understanding the Bible

Understanding the Bible

According to Proverbs 13:12 , " hope deferred makes the heart sick . ... 2 , pp .
168–183 . New York : Doubleday , 1992. Discusses the origin and content of the
Torah's fifth book . 1. Describe how Deuteronomy differs from other books of the ...

Author: Stephen L. Harris

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages

ISBN: PSU:000053836717

Category: Religion

Page: 736

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This text is the best-selling non-sectarian guide for students undertaking their first systematic study of the Bible, and it is the only single-volume text that gives both a comprehensive historical-cultural background for the entire biblical era and a rigorous analysis of each individual work of the Old Testament, Apocrypha and New Testament. The purpose of the text is twofold: to acquaint readers with the content and major themes of each biblical book and to familiarize them with important contemporary scholarship. - A new chapter on historically evolving concepts of God enhances the book's value in studying the history of Judaeo-Christian religion. - Chapter 1 has been extensively rewritten to more effectively introduce students to essential facts about the origins and growth of biblical literature and to the critical techniques scholars use to study it. - Pertinent new material has been added to every chapter, giving more detailed examinations of biblical ideas and themes, and the bibliographies have been updated.
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Encyclopaedia Judaica Year Book

Encyclopaedia Judaica Year Book

8 , the status and authority of the Council of Torah Scholars ( Mo'ezet Gedolei ha
- Torah ) according to the halakhah ; No. 9 , whether ... Among the problems dealt
with are : Vol . 1 ( 1959 ) , No. 3-4 , p . 42 - war in the light of the Torah ; Vol . 2 ,
No. 11 , p . 3 — traveling on a ... control pill ( 11. 167 ) , heart transplants ( 13.

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ISBN: MINN:31951D00110043O

Category: Jews

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Shefa Quarterly

Shefa Quarterly

I a ) Authors Amar , André , “ Money , Labor and Land in the Torah , ” Vol . I , No. 4
, pp . 81-91 . ... Bahya ibn Paquda , “ Duties of the Heart , " From the Sources , Vol
. I , No. 2 , pp . 30-39 . Beck , Mordecai , " Study in Israel , " Vol . I , No. 4 , pp .

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105115509155

Category: Jews

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Conservative Judaism

Conservative Judaism

It will be useful to list just a few of the Heschelian dyads that dot the pages of
Torah min ha - shamayim . ... לא בשמים היא and תורה מן השמים : to be mutual
inverses living in tension Indeed , in Volume III , he called these two concepts ,
731282 ...

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ISBN: UVA:X006033294

Category: Conservative Judaism

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Tradition

Tradition

... who has not allowed his children to do as they please , in whose heart the
Torah has been implanted , and who takes pride in the Torah when ... In turn , the
Yeshiva will spread knowledge and Torah , and raise up a righteous , Godfearing
, pure , knowledgeable , and learned generation . ... 1917 ; not to be confused
with the Hatam Sofer ) , see A. Stern , Melitzei Esh , Jerusalem , 1975 , vol . 2 , p .
71.

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ISBN: UVA:X001774940

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A journal of Orthodox Jewish thought.
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Hasidic Thought

Hasidic Thought

Then God , in His mercy and great compassion , will illumine his eyes in the holy
Torah , and he will grasp the essence of the matter to keep it and to establish it .
... the seventeenth - century author Isaiah Horowitz ; the Hovot Ha - Levvavot is
Baḥya ibn Pakudah ' s Duties of the Heart . For these see Volume 2 in this series
.

Author: Louis Jacobs

Publisher:

ISBN: 0874412420

Category: Hasidism

Page: 246

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Jewish Life

Jewish Life

Just Off The Press TORAH AND TRADITION Volume 3 By Walter Orenstein &
Hertz Frankel est , bears a meaningful message for our time , for both young and
old . ... 2 . 50 Volume one on Bereshis Volume two on Shemos Torah As Our
Guide $ 2 . 50 $ 2 . 50 JEWS IN AMERICAN LIFE By Tina Levitan DO YOU HAVE
ROOM IN YOUR HEART Here is a comprehensive , one - volume history of men
and ...

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ISBN: UCAL:B3416962

Category: Judaism

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Encyclopaedia Judaica

Encyclopaedia Judaica

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ISBN: UOM:49015002854637

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

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Categories: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

Torah and Technology

Torah and Technology

WILLIAM RAYMOND ANIXTER Key to Aboards American Jews IN WORLD WAR
II AL - Aber Wedel ASX - Broma Ses Model Cie ... Service Medal NACX - Navy
and Marine Corps Nor - Newy Grow PL - forple Heart 2.0.catidencial Unit Ciaden
Nesaldia Wedel sure Like ... mu - cabe deacha IN TWO VOLUMES VOLUME
TWO THE DIAL PRESS Introduction to Honor Roll The pages that follow contain
the ...

Author: Charles Bernard Bernstein

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ISBN: WISC:89062845433

Category: Jews

Page: 402

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Yitzhak Isaac Anixter, a son of Reb Yehudah, married Rashee Ettel (Rachel Ethel) Brilliant, and their five children (four boys and one girl) immigrated from Russia to the United States, settling in St. Louis, Kansas City, Chicago, and San Francisco. The five children were (Yehudah) Eliezaer Anixter (b.ca. 1829), Samuel Anixter (b.ca. 1840), Abraham Anixter (b.ca. 1847), Harris (Herschel) Anixter (b.ca. 1848), and Susan (Zissel) Anixter (b.ca. 1855) who married Chonel Friedman. Descendants and relatives lived in Illinois, Missouri, Colorado, California, New Jersey and elsewhere.
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