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Illuminating Counsel
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Jonathan Teram
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-18 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Illuminating Counsel: How the Least Holy Books of the Hebrew Bible Explore Life’s Most Important Issues is a study of eleven books of the Hebrew Bible, known collectively as the Ketuvim, or “Writings.” Judaism considers these books to be less holy than the other books of the Hebrew Bible. Most
Catastrophe to Hope
Language: en
Pages: 142
Authors: Harvey W. Meirovich
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-31 - Publisher: Hamilton Books

There are no pre-packaged “magic bullet” solutions to life’s anticipated and unforeseen hurdles. From Catastrophe to Hope: Five Voices of the Bible underscores the inevitable: everyone endures episodes of suffering and trauma. When this happens a person can choose to take "baby" steps to restore some semblance of psychological and
Search for Meaning
Language: en
Pages: 586
Authors: David Birnbaum, Martin S. Cohen
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: New Paradigm Matrix

The Book of Deuteronomy depicts Moses addressing Israel before hisown death as he imagines that some day in the future children willask their parents to explain the meaning of the “testimonies, statutes,and judgments” (Deuteronomy 6:20) that are the foundation of thecovenant that binds Israel to its God. He thus frames
Ecclesiastes 1-5
Language: en
Pages: 736
Authors: Stuart Weeks
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-19 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This new volume in the ICC on Ecclesiastes 1-5 brings together all the relevant aids to exegesis - linguistic, textual, archaeological, historical, literary and theological - to enable the scholar to have a complete knowledge and understanding of this Old Testament book. Stuart Weeks incorporates new evidence available in the
Modern Conservative Judaism
Language: en
Pages: 504
Authors: Elliot N. Dorff
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

A major Conservative movement leader of our time, Elliot N. Dorff provides a personal, behind-the-scenes guide to the evolution of Conservative Jewish thought and practice over the last half century. His candid observations concerning the movement's ongoing tension between constancy and change shed light on the sometimes unified, sometimes diverse,