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A Jewish Public Theology

God and the Global City

by Abraham Unger

<p><em>A Jewish Public Theology</em> draws from Halakhah, Jewish law, to address some of the most searing current policy issues. Abraham Unger examines how Jewish tradition speaks to globalization and its attendant political and economic ...

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Abraham Joshua Heschel and the Sources of Wonder

by Michael Marmur

<p>Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907–1972) was one of the twentieth century’s most influential Jewish thinkers, a respected theologian and enthusiastic civil rights activist who marched to Selma with Martin Luther King, Jr. His theology emphasized ...

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Charity in Rabbinic Judaism

Atonement, Rewards, and Righteousness

by Alyssa M. Gray

<p>Studying the many ideas about how giving charity atones for sin and other rewards in late antique rabbinic literature, this volume contains many, varied, and even conflicting ideas, as the multiplicity must be recognized and allowed ...

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Core Emmuna 1: Hello? G-d?

by Shlomo Ben Zeev

<p>Do you plan to get to the end of your life only to then ask &quot;What's it all about anyway?&quot;<br /> How many times does that question bubble to the surface, only to be pushed back down because of the hustle and bustle of daily life?<br

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Crossing The Boundary

Stories of Jewish Leaders of Other Spiritual Faiths

by Alan Levin

Fourteen Jewish men and women stepped beyond their family religion to become leaders of other spiritual paths. They became a Sikh, Sufi, Buddhist, Taoist, Hindu chant master, visionary artist, Advaita teacher, Pagan witch, interfaith minister, ...

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Devotion and Commandment

The Faith of Abraham in the Hasidic Imagination

by Arthur Green

<p>What was piety like before the commandments were revealed? How did Abraham live in a way that fulfilled the ideals of piety without the Torah? This question, raised in the ancient Jewish theology of Philo and central to the struggle of Paul ...

ISBN: 9780822981220

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Faith and Freedom

Moses Mendelssohn's Theological-Political Thought

by Michah Gottlieb

<p>The recent renewal of the faith-reason debate has focused attention on earlier episodes in its history. One of its memorable highlights occurred during the Enlightenment, with the outbreak of the &quot;Pantheism Controversy&quot; between the ...

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Heartbeat of the Prophetic

by Marc H. Ellis

<p>Can one be grateful for exile? This isn’t the first time I’ve asked this question nor is it the first time this question has been asked. After survival, gratitude is the most difficult question that exiles wrestle with. As a Jew, I inherit a ...

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Hello? G-d?

An Exploration of Life's Most Fundamental Question

by Shlomo M Ben Zeev

<p>Have you ever been on a hike, reached a scene that takes your breath away, and suddenly you were hit by the beauty in front of you?<br /> Perhaps you were sitting and thinking - or brooding - in your room during a quiet moment, and out of ...

ISBN: 9781387446384

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I and Thou

by Martin Buber

Martin Buber&#39;s I AND THOU has long been acclaimed as a classic. Many prominent philosophers, religious thinkers and writers have acknowledged its influence on their works. Students of intellectual history consider it a landmark; and the ...

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I and Thou

by Martin Buber

I AND THOU is one of the most important books of Western Theology. In it, Martin Buber, heavily influenced by the writings of Nietzsche, unites the proto-Existentialist currents of modern German thought with the Judeo-Christian tradition, ...

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Jewish Feminism

Framed and Reframed

by Esther Fuchs

<p>In the last three decades, hundreds of books and essays have been published on women, gender, and Jewish Studies. This burgeoning scholarship has not been adequately theorized, contextualized, or historicized. This book argues that Jewish ...

ISBN: 9781498566506

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Jewish Law from Jesus to the Mishnah

Five Studies

by E. P. Sanders

<p>In this volume E. P. Sanders presents five studies that advance the re-examination of the nature of Jewish law that he began in Jesus and Judaism (Fortress Press, 1985). As usual, he is able to shed new light on old questions and demonstrate ...

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Jewish Tales of Holy Women

by Yitzhak Buxbaum

ISBN: 9780787966959

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Jewish Tales of Mystic Joy

by Yitzhak Buxbaum

ISBN: 9780787966966

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Longing

Jewish Meditations on a Hidden God

by Justin David

<p>Longing is a universal human experience, born of the inevitable gulf between dream and reality, what we need and what we have. While the experience of longing may arise from loss or the awareness of a void in one's life, it may also become a ...

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Nationalizing Judaism

Zionism as a Theological Ideology

by David Ohana, Ari Barell & Michael Feige

<p>This new book by historian David Ohana analyzes Zionism and the Israeli state as a theological ideology. The book pursues this provocative end by showing the dialectical tension between Judaism and Zionism. How has Zionism molded perceptions ...

ISBN: 9781498543613

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Pious Irreverence

Confronting God in Rabbinic Judaism

by Dov Weiss

<p>Judaism is often described as a religion that tolerates, even celebrates arguments with God. Unlike Christianity and Islam, it is said, Judaism endorses a tradition of protest as first expressed in the biblical stories of Abraham, Job, and ...

ISBN: 9780812293050

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Reading Paul within Judaism

Collected Essays of Mark D. Nanos, vol. 1

by Mark D. Nanos

<p>The dominant portrayals of the apostle Paul are of a figure who no longer valued Jewish identity and behavior, opposing them for both Jew and non-Jew in his assemblies. This prevailing version of Paul depends heavily upon certain ...

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State of Israel. Its Friends and Enemies. Prophetic Future

by Alexander Zephyr

<p><strong>The State of Israel; Its Friends and Enemies. Prophetic Future</strong></p> <p>This is an indispensable work telling us all we need to know on several matters. Discusses various issues succinctly summarizing different schools of ...

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