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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to A Guide to Jewish Religious Practice.   

To Rule Jerusalem

Roger Friedland, Richard Hecht - History - 2000 - 588 pages
""To Rule Jerusalem" is a study of religion and politics, Judaism and Zionism as well as Palestinian nationalism and Islam, and it brings a most remarkable perspective to a ...
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Zionism and the Arabs: An American Jewish Dilemma, 1898-1948

Rafael Medoff - Religion - 1997 - 188 pages
Medoff (Jewish studies, State U. of New York) takes the choice American Jews had to make between Zionism and democracy as a case study to explore the process by which they ...
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The People of the Book: Drama, Fellowship, and Religion

Religion - 2001 - 337 pages
Judaism has long derived its identity from its sacred books. The book or scroll—rather than the image or idol—has been emblematic of Jewish faith and tradition. The People of ...
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And I Will Dwell in Their Midst: Orthodox Jews in Suburbia

Etan Diamond - Religion - 2000 - 215 pages
Provides a social history of Orthodox Jews living in the suburbs of Toronto, exploring such aspects of the community as schools, kosher homes, and synagogues.
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Holy Men and Hunger Artists: Fasting and Asceticism in Rabbinic Culture

Eliezer Diamond - Religion - 2003 - 240 pages
The existence of ascetic elements within rabbinic Judaism has generally been either overlooked or actually denied. This is in part because asceticism is commonly identified ...
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Intersecting Pathways: Modern Jewish Theologians in Conversation with ...

Marc A. Krell - Religion - 2003 - 216 pages
This book deconstructs the boundaries between Jewish and Christian cultures while at the same time redefining what it means to be Jewish in relation to Christianity in the ...
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Lerner, Ralph: Maimonides' Empire of Light

Ralph Lerner - Religion - 2000 - 221 pages
Much of the writing of and about the twelfth-century rabbi, philosopher, and theologian Moses Maimonides is addressed to an elite audience of philosophers and intellectuals ...
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The Talmud of the Land of Israel, Volume 16: Rosh Hashanah

Jacob Neusner - Religion - 1988 - 123 pages
Edited by the acclaimed scholar Jacob Neusner, this thirty-five volume English translation of the Talmud Yerushalmi has been hailed by the Jewish Spectator as a "project...of ...
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