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Judaism and the Challenges of Modern Life (The Kogod Library of Judaic Studies)

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Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism,
  • Religious social & pastoral thought & activity,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Judaism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMoshe Halbertal (Editor), Donniel Hartman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11455017M
    ISBN 100826496687
    ISBN 109780826496683

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    Judaism (originally from Hebrew יהודה, Yehudah, "Judah"; via Latin and Greek) is an ethnic religion comprising the collective religious, cultural and legal tradition and civilization of the Jewish people. Judaism is considered by religious Jews to be the expression of the covenant that God established with the Children of Israel. It encompasses a wide body of texts, practices, theological. HomeHow Could Modern Orthodox Judaism Kushner’s moral failure challenges the Modern Orthodox community — a community for which I have enormous admiration — to ask why it .

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Tell others about this book. About Judaism and the Challenges of Modern Life. Much more than a particular period in world history, modernity has fundamentally transformed how we think and live, and especially how we understand and relate to religious traditions.

This collection of essays, authored by scholars of the Shalom Hartman Institute. Judaism and the Challenges of Modern Life book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Much more than a particular period in world hist /5.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 24 cm. Contents: The challenge of ideas. Judaism and the challenges of science / Menachem Fisch ; Tradition and legal change / Zvi Zohar ; Tradition: continuity or change--two religious options / Vered Noam ; Judaism: between religion and morality / Donniel Hartman ; Traditional.

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Much more than a particular period in world history, modernity has fundamentally transformed how we think and live, and especially how we understand and relate to religious traditions.

As the 'ghetto walls' have fallen, both empirically and metaphorically, Judaism is compelled to compete in an open marketplace of ideas. Jews can no longer count on an assumedly necessary Jewish identity. Title: Judaism and the Challenges of Modern Life By: Moshe Halbertal(ED.) & Donniel Hartman(ED.) Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Bloomsbury Academic Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 12 ounces ISBN: ISBN Series: Kogod Library of Judaic Studies Stock No: WWPages: Judaism and the Challenges of Modern Life (The Robert and Arlene Kogod Library of Judaic Studies) Paperback – Decem by Moshe Halbertal (Editor) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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Judaism and the Challenges of Modern Life by Donniel Hartman,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(5). 5 Issues Facing Modern Judaism. Torah, the most cherished holy book of Judaism, is sometimes translated as “law”, but this is misleading. Rather, we see the Torah as “teaching” - a book.

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Challenges for Jews today include the high incidence of Jews marrying non-Jews and the relationship between Diaspora Jews and Israel; from the book What Do Our Neighbors Believe: Questsions and Answers on Judaism, Christianity, and Islam by Howard R.

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This collection of essays, authored by scholars of the Shalom Hartman Institute, addresses three critical challenges posed to Judaism by modernity: the challenge of ideas, the challenge of diversity, and the challenge of statehood, and provides insights and ideas for the future direction of Judaism.

Like Diamant's companion volume for converts, Choosing a Jewish Life, Living a Jewish Life is a fine resource for someone looking for introductory-level information on (non-Orthodox) Judaism. This book discusses various aspects of Jewish life, including home and /5. The Modern Orthodox in Britain is still the largest denominational grouping within the Jewish Community.

However, there have been challenges from both the. “The Challenge of Creation is a wonderful and important book. Rabbi Slifkin demonstrates that cosmology and evolution are not a threat to religion and that Orthodox Judaism should not. His newest book, After Emancipation: Jewish Religious Responses to Modernity, published by Hebrew Union College Press, was awarded the Dorot Foundation Award as the most outstanding book in Modern Jewish Thought and Experience in Rabbi Ellenson was named the eighth president of HUC-JIR in In Christianity and Judaism, the Book of Life (Hebrew: ספר החיים, transliterated Sefer HaChaim; Greek: βιβλίον τῆς ζωῆς Biblíon tēs Zōēs) is the book in which God records the names of every person who is destined for Heaven or the World to Come.

[citation needed] According to the Talmud it is open on Rosh Hashanah, as is its analog for the wicked, the Book of the Dead.Modernity raised serious challenges for traditional conceptions of God.

Philosophy, science, a new concern with the self, feminism, and many other modern developments and values have led modern Jewish thinkers to reassess their views of the Jewish deity.

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