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I wanted a book that had basic info regarding Hebrew customs, etc to help me with more in -depth Bible study. I am happy with this book, as I use it as a reference with my study of Scripture. Provides solid info for this Christian. Overstock had the best price on the book also. :)++I wasn't sure how to rate its 'entertainment' value, but figured that expanding one's knowledge of The Living Word is 'entertaining' to one's soul...& edifying to one's spirit...so I gave it a '5'!!! :) ...
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In The Jewish Book of Why, Rabbi Alfred J. Kolatch treats hundreds of other important questions about Jewish life and practice. The answers are concise, straightforward, and unbiased. Orthodox, Conservative, and Reform views are presented objectively, in a manner designed to explain the how and why of various practices.
Review: The Jewish Book of WhyUser Review - Karyn Wynne - Goodreads
Very good. My only complaint is that I do not speak hebrew, and I have the impression that would help. I am reading the second book now tho. It was not that much of a deterrent to no know the language. I am Jewish and I like having the historical reference to WHY Read full review
Review: The Jewish Book of WhyUser Review - Jada Randall - Goodreads
Good Read full review
Review: The Jewish Book of WhyUser Review - Joshua - Goodreads
still reading, sort of, on & off, whenever i get inspired. it's great to pick up & put down & that's what i've done for several years. my brotherinlaw has all of the series & i recommend them all Read full review
Review: The Jewish Book of WhyUser Review - Lisa Ard - Goodreads
I didn't read every word of this book, but then the format doesn't lend itself to that. It's more of an encyclopedia on the Jewish traditions and religion with short excerpts explaining why Jews do ... Read full review
Review: The Jewish Book of WhyUser Review - Michelle - Goodreads
Endlessly fascinating tidbits for the perpetually fascinated. Read full review
The Jewish Book of WhyUser Review - Overstock.com
I would definitely buy from this company again. Book arrived in a timely manner and in very good condition.
Review: The Jewish Book of WhyUser Review - Tamara - Goodreads
A friend loaned me this book and I am so glad she did. I learned so much about the Jewish religion from this book. If anyone wants to find out why we do the things we do in the Jewish religion, this ... Read full review
Review: The Jewish Book of WhyUser Review - Kim - Goodreads
More than I probably ever needed to know about things like the blue thread in a talit (which I thought was a tallis, but whatever). Judaism is so interesting. This book is a Q & A--a little repetitive if you actually read it straight through, but not a bad resource. Read full review