By Gunda Trepp
By Gunda Trepp
By Naomi Levy
A bestselling writer and rabbi’s profoundly affecting exploration of the that means and objective of the soul, encouraged via the well-known correspondence among Albert Einstein and a grieving rabbi.
“A individual is a part of the full, known as by means of us ‘Universe,’ an element constrained in time and area. He reviews himself, his innovations, and emotions as anything break free the rest—a form of optical myth of his consciousness...” —Albert Einstein
When Rabbi Naomi Levy came upon this poignant letter through Einstein it shook her to her middle. His phrases completely captured what she has come to think concerning the human situation: That we're in detail attached, and that we're ignorant of this fact. Levy questioned what had elicited such religious knowledge from a guy of technology? hence begun a three-year seek into the secret of Einstein’s letter, and into the secret of the human soul. What emerges is an inspiring, deeply affecting booklet for individuals of all faiths jam-packed with common truths that might support us reclaim our personal souls and glimpse the harmony that has been evading us. all of us lengthy to work out extra expansively, to stay as much as our presents, to appreciate why we're right here. Levy leads us on a panoramic trip choked with knowledge, empathy and humor, difficult us to get up and heed the voice calling from within—a voice beckoning us to develop into who we have been born be.
By Cynthia M. Baker
By Lawrence A. Hoffman,Catherine Madsen,Annette M. Boeckler,Eliezer Diamond,Ellen M. Umansky,Erica Brown,Marc Zvi Brettler,Mark Kligman,Reuven Kimelman,Ron Wolfson,Wendy Zierler,Liz Lerman,Aaron Panken,Andrew Goldstein,Charles H. Middleburgh,Dalia Marx,Danie
The such a lot memorable prayer of the Jewish New Year—what it skill, why we sing it, and the key of its magical appeal.
Through a chain of full of life commentaries, over thirty contributors—men and ladies, students and rabbis, artists and poets, spanning 3 continents and all significant Jewish denominations—examine Kol Nidre's theology, utilization, and deeply own impression. They hint the particular historical past of the prayer and makes an attempt during the a long time to emend it, downplay it or even eliminate it—all in useless. They discover why Kol Nidre is still an annual liturgical spotlight that's frequently attended even by way of Jews who disbelieve every thing the prayer says.
Prayers of Awe
An intriguing new sequence that examines the excessive Holy Day liturgy to counterpoint the praying event of everyone—whether skilled worshipers or site visitors who come upon Jewish prayer for the first actual time.
By Walter Lamp
By Mattis Kantor
By Benjamin Isaac,Yuval Shahar
By Simeon Chavel
By Sun Myung Lyu
By David Prashker
This e-book is vital analyzing for each Jew, and for all who're attracted to Judaism, or the act of prayer in any shape. No non secular institution lecture room might be with out it.
“The Day of Atonement”, exploring the prayers and rituals of Yom Kippur, offers a sister-volume to “A Myrtle between Reeds”.