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"An absolutely superb book: the most practical, most comprehensive guide to Jewish values I know." —Rabbi Harold Kushner, author of When Bad Things Happen to Good People Telushkin speaks to the major ethical issues of our time, issues that have, of course, been around since the beginning/5().
His guide to ethical living should be consulted daily by all who aspire to the dignity of man." —Rabbi Abraham J. Twerski, M.D., author of Do Unto Others and Living Each Week "I like to study with Rabbi Telushkin and I only hope that learning from The Book of Jewish Values will be as exhilarating for you as it has been for me." —Kirk Douglas/5().
A handbook of Jewish ethical values and literature. Life as an art form―an invitation to Jewish ethical living. “It is the human task to complete God’s unfinished artistic masterpiece―the human person.” ―from the Introduction The classic texts of Jewish ethical literature―works little-known to most of us―are now readily available for personal study/5(3).
The Book of Jewish Values: A Day-by-Day Guide to Ethical Living Rabbi Joseph Telushkin 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.
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 kin speaks to the major ethical issues of our time, issues that have, of course, been around since the beginning/5.
The book presents ethical issues - one for each of six days with a time to review on the Sabbath - that weave current and historical illustrations of important ethical principles. What distinguishes this "day at a time" ethical compendium from others like it is the strength of the stories which illustrate each principle.5/5(5).
A Code of Jewish Ethics, Volume 1: You Shall Be Holy is the initial volume of the first major code of Jewish ethics to be written in the English language. It is a monumental work on the vital topic of personal character and integrity by one of the premier Jewish scholars and thinkers of our time/5(65).
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The whole second half of his book, from chapter 40 on, is a description of the Temple that will be built after the restoration and the details of the duties of the priests and the sacrifices which should be offered. Rather, it is a living, breathing partner, with whom we enter into a lifelong relationship.
The Talmud refers to the bond between the Jewish people and the Torah as one between a betrothed couple.1 Furthermore, the Midrash states that the very purpose of the Torah was for the Jewish people A Jew is equated with a Torah scroll. Everyday Free Shipping and Flat Rate Shipping.
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A handbook of Jewish ethical values and literature. Life as an art form--an invitation to Jewish ethical living. It is the human task to complete God's unfinished Free Shipping on all orders over $ Many years ago Israel Abrahams published a splendid collection of these medieval wills entitled Hebrew Ethical Wills.
We hope [our] book, which brings together some modern and contemporary wills, will be a fitting continuation of the Abrahams work. An ethical will is not an easy thing to write. In doing so, one confronts : Rabbi Jack Riemer.
A handbook of Jewish ethical values and literature. Life as an art form-an invitation to Jewish ethical is the human task to complete God's unfinished artistic masterpiece-the human person.-from the IntroductionThe classic texts of Jewish ethical literature-works little-known to most of us-are now readily available for personal study.
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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 date: The Jewish religious and spiritual tradition has been largely concerned with regulating behavior through a wide-ranging legal heless, it has developed — alongside the literature of halakhah (Jewish law) and intertwined with it — a parallel literary tradition concerned with the practice and, to a lesser degree, the theory of ethics.
Joseph Telushkin (born ) is an American rabbi, lecturer, and best selling author. His more than 15 books include several volumes about Jewish ethics, Jewish Literacy, as well as "Rebbe", a New York Times best seller released in June Telushkin was raised in/5(11).
The book features work from both traditionalist and liberal contributors, making this the only volume which encompasses the full range of contemporary Jewish ethical perspectives. Writers such as Harold Schulweis, Judith Plaskow, David Novak, David Hartman, and Blu Greenberg discuss law and ethics, natural law, humility, justice, sex and the.
Book Review: Ethical Wills & How to Prepare Them: A Guide to Sharing Your Values from Generation to Generation Glick is the author of a new book, Living The Life of Jewish Meditation: A Comprehensive Guide to Practice and Experience (Jewish Lights), a passport into the inner world of sitting, breathing, silence and the soul.
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For centuries, Jewish parents have passed down wisdom and values to their children by crafting end-of-life documents called tzava’ot or “ethical wills.” Much as a legal will enables one to dole out assets and possessions to one’s heirs, an ethical will gives the writer an opportunity to share their wealth of wisdom: lessons they’ve learned over a lifetime, where they found meaning in.
This book contains many essays that help one live a moral, ethical life, and while based in Halacha (Jewish law) is applicable to non-Jews as well.
Rabbi Telushkin is well versed in the subject matter as Jewish law is very concerned with ethics and living in a moral and ethical manner/5().
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The Reason for Antisemitism, and more on Hebrew Ethical Wills can teach us much about the past and gives us food for thought for the present. First published inthis expanded edition includes new material: Lawrence Fine’s excellent introduction, passages from the autobiography of Gluckl of Hameln (to give expression to a Jewish women’s voice), and a bibliography of state-of.
Joseph Telushkin (born ) is an American rabbi, lecturer, and bestselling author of more than 15 books, including volumes about Jewish ethics, Jewish literacy, as well as the book Rebbe, a New York Times bestseller released in June Elliot N.
Dorff (born 24 June ) is an American Conservative is a Visiting Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law and Distinguished Professor of Jewish theology at the American Jewish University (formerly the University of Judaism) in California (where he is also rector), author and a bio-ethicist.
Dorff is an expert in the philosophy of Conservative Judaism, bioethics, and. Jewish Ethics Commandments The commandments (Hebrew: תרי"ג מצוות, taryag mitzvot) are a list of all the commandments given to Jews in the Torah.
An interesting, lively topical discussion of dozens of Jewish ethics -- an interesting reader for anyone with an interest in ethics, or for anyone who wants to learn more about Judaism.
This book feels like a conversation, with many stories and historical anecdotes of the teachings of famous rabbis/5.This translation, published originally in by JPS, is a landmark in Jewish publishing. It made this Hebrew text finally available to English readers, and it gave us insights into the groundbreaking work that Kaplan did in orienting American Jews to the deep connection between ethical living and religious belief.