The Jewish book of why

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J. David Publisher, Sep 1, 1981 - Religion - 324 pages
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Offering concise, straightforward answers to many questions surrounding Jewish life and practice, Rabbi Kolatch describes practically every symbol, custom, and convention relating to the public and personal life of the Jew, and attempts to dispell prevalent misunderstandings and misconceptions pertaining to Jewish observance.

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Explanations for many aspects of Judaism and living a Jewish life in the form of short questions answered by one or a few paragraphs. It is not all inclusive because there is also a second book. Read full review

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General Introduction
Marriage and Divorce

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About the author (1981)

Alfred J. Kolatch is a graduate of the Teacher's Institute of Yeshiva University and its College of Liberal Arts and is an ordained rabbi in the Jewish Theological Seminary of America. He is the author of numerous books, including "The Jewish Home Advisor,

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