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Being Jewish

The Spiritual and Cultural Practice of Judaism Today

by Ari L. Goldman

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish studies,
  • Judaism - Rituals & Practice,
  • Religion / Judaism / Beliefs, Practices, Rituals,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Judaism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11757925M
    ISBN 101416536027
    ISBN 109781416536024

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A bestselling author and widely respected chronicler of Jewish life, Goldman vividly contrasts the historical meaning of Judaism's heritage with the astonishing and multiform character of the religion today.

being jewish in america and in israel This book grew out of a rethinking and reexamination of Jewish life during a sabbatical I took with my family in Jerusalem in My previous sabbatical, taken over a decade earlier, was spent at Harvard Divinity School exploring the religions of the ed on: Octo Judaism - Wikipedia.

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