A Guide to Jewish Religious Practice

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KTAV Publishing House, Inc., 1979 - Religion - 588 pages
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An extensive treatment of the laws determining customary Jewish practices is presented in light of religious sources and the Conservative movement and concerns such areas as marriage, holidays and observations, and dietary restrictions
  

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Review: A Guide to Jewish Religious Practice (The Moreshet series)

User Review  - isabelle - Goodreads

This is a permanent reading because I often refer to this great source of information for Holidays and life cycle events. Very grateful to my Temple for presenting that book to me. :) Read full review

Review: A Guide to Jewish Religious Practice (The Moreshet series)

User Review  - Rebecca Einstein Schorr - Goodreads

This is my go-to reference book. In fact, I have a home copy and another copy that I keep in my study at the synagogue! Read full review

Contents

Blessings for Various Occasions 4152
41
Liturgy 5375
53
Introduction 95102
95
Pesah I 103118
103
PesahII 119130
119
Sefirah and Shavuot 141153
142
Sukkot 155173
155
The Laws of Mourning I 269283
269
Salting 351 Broiling
356
Sources 360 Eating Milk and Meat 361 Accidental Mixing 362
362
The Accidental Mixing of Milk and Meat 366 Meat and Milk
377
The Laws of Marriage II 407418
407
Ritual Circumcision 419432
419
Adoption 433438
433
The Dissolution of Marriage I 449464
449
The Dissolution of Marriage II Divorce 465473
465

The Laws of Mourning II 285300
285
The Dietary Laws I Shehifah 301312
302
Structure of the Lungs 315 Defects in the Lungs 315 Colora
320
The Skull 324 The Spinal Column and Spinal Cord 325
330
The Heart 336 The Liver and Spleen 337 The Kidneys 337
337
Porging 348 Removal of Forbidden Fat 349 Soaking 350
350
The Dissolution of Marriage III
476
Family Purity Tohorat Hamishpahah I 509516
509
Supplement 523534
523
Bibliography 535554
535
Index compiled by Robert J Milch 555600
555
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