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Choose Life! 8 Chassidic Stories for the Jewish New Year
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Aster Press. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Rebbe Zusha of Hanipoli was once walking down the street when he was asked by a Russian police officer, “Where are you going?” Where are you going? That question - which is especially pertinent during the days of Rosh Hashanah, the Ten Days of Repentance, and Yom Kippur - is explored through the lens of Chassidus in these eight short stories retold by Libi Astaire.
Jehovah: The First Nazi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This may be the most controversial book ever published. It does the unthinkable: it puts Jehovah on trial for his life for conspiracy against the human race, war crimes, and crimes against humanity. All of the charges that were brought against the Nazis at the Nuremberg Trials could equally be leveled against Jehovah. All of the atrocities of the Holocaust are prefigured in the Jewish Bible.
What The Torah Teaches Us About Spirituality/ Through Isaac's Own Spiritual Journey
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,570. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Can we be spiritual in every aspect of our lives? Our forefather Isaac exemplifies how G-d wants us to incorporate spirituality in our everyday lives. There is only one G-d, and Adonai is the G-d of everything. Isaac has so much to teach us about the spiritual depths of his story in the Torah. It may seem there is little recorded about Isaac, but looks can be deceiving!
Abraham: The World's First Psychopath
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,620. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
If you consider it impossible that the True God of moral perfection would ever order a father to make a human sacrifice of his innocent son for no reason other than to demonstrate absolute, mindless obedience, then the God of Abraham cannot be God. So who is he? The ancient Gnostics had the obvious answer - he's Satan.
El Porton de la confianza
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,000. Language: Spanish. Published: November 30, 2011 by Jaime Shapiro. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
"Todo puede fallar excepto Él." Estoy seguro de que este libro conducirá a cada uno de ustedes, queridos lectores, hacia el maravilloso Portón de la Confianza, el portón que nos conduce hacia el único lugar seguro, hacia el único lugar al que nada malo puede entrar. Es el portón que nos conduce hacia la seguridad, la paz y la tranquilidad, el portón que nos protege de todo lo negativo.
Resurrection: The Origin of a Religious Fallacy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,500. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Most people who believe in resurrection have no idea what this concept entails. It's the product of Jewish Messianic theory which says that a Jewish priest-king will establish an EARTHLY paradise and the righteous Jews who died before the establishment of "the Kingdom" will be raised from the dead to enjoy the rewards of remaining faithful to Jehovah i.e. they need to undergo bodily resurrection.
The King's Messenger: A Parable About Judaism
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013 by Albion-Andalus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
In The King's Messenger, Michael Kagan draws us into the world of the imagination and gives us an original parable about Judaism's long journey through the centuries that might have sprung from one of Judaism's classic storytellers of old. Although the parable itself is short, its message is profound and far-reaching. It is a teaching that will be read and read again, and passed on to others.
Judaism, Law & The Free Market: An Analysis
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Acton Institute. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Judaism and Jewish religious, legal, and moral principles are often regarded as translating into support for broadly social democratic economic positions. In Judaism, Law, and the Free Market, Joseph Isaac Lifshitz suggests that this claim is difficult to sustain once the traditional sources of Jewish wisdom are subject to careful analysis.
Dancing Through Time
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A world of Torah, of insight, of humor and understanding - this is the world Rabbi Yehuda Yonah Rubinstein captures so beautifully in the forty nine essays that make up Dancing through Time. With warmth, grace and wit Rabbi Rubinstein, a world renowned speaker and Torah educator combines deep Torah insights with true stories and a keen vision of our often puzzling world.
On the Trails of Tradition: Explorations of Jewish Life and Learning
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Academic rivalries, medical ethics, child brides, vegetarianism, aversion to pork, gift-giving—these and other familiar issues have a fascinating history among the diverse communities that have contributed to the Jewish tradition. Unfortunately this enthralling lore is often known only to scholarly specialists or readers of esoteric academic journals. Dr. Segal reveals them in pithy, fun essays.
Branches of the Chassidic Menorah Volume 1
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 55,320. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Biographical Stories Based on the Essay Fathers of Chassidus. This colorful text first appeared in the classic columns of HaTamim. With the help of extensive notes and appendices, the English reader is now given the opportunity to eavesdrop on this conversation between the Rebbeim and take in the insights it provides.
Healthy in Body, Mind and Spirit - Volume II
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Specific Physical Health Issues and Reproduction Based on the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson.
Eternal Joy — Volume II — Engagement and Marriage
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 45,320. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Weddings » Wedding customs
Eternal Joy assembles warm and thought-provoking pearls of the Rebbe’s wisdom in one book. The Rebbe’s approach to successfully building “a faithful edifice in Israel,” a marriage of “eternal joy,” is now accessible to all.
On The Derech
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Our minds are filled with questions. Questions that hit home and hit hard. We want clarity and we need answers. Rabbi YY Rubinstein, popular lecturer, columnist and educator is uniquely equipped to provide the wisdom, insight and inspiration that we crave. With his hallmark candor and compassion he points us towards the derech, a pathway to meaningful Jewish living.
Judaism, Markets, and Capitalism: Separating Myth from Reality
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012 by Acton Institute. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Corinne and Robert Sauer, co-founders of the Jerusalem Institute for Market Studies, contend that "it is not at all true that Judaism is a set of principles that endorses income redistribution and other progressive social programs." Instead, they say, Judaism is a system of thought that more naturally aligns itself with the basic principles of economic liberalism.
The God of Abraham Praise - A Short Course in Christian Belief
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,630. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A short course in the Christian faith that is orthodox in content but novel in presentation since it sets the life and ministry of Messiah Jesus within the context of Jewish belief and practice. Jesus was a practicing Jew. Both Christians and Jews tend to ignore this fact and so fail to fully understand or appreciate his life and ministry. This course is my attempt to better understand.
Eternal Joy — Volume III — Married Life and Shalom Bayis
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 44,440. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce
Eternal Joy assembles warm and thought-provoking pearls of the Rebbe’s wisdom in one book. The Rebbe’s approach to successfully building “a faithful edifice in Israel,” a marriage of “eternal joy,” is now accessible to all.
I Will Write It In Their Hearts, Volume 1
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 84,060. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A Treasury of Letters from the Lubavitcher Rebbe Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson Selections from Igros Kodesh The letters contain profound lessons. But the larger lessons — insights into the Rebbe-chassid relationship and the different vantage points from which we can see the Rebbe — are the most exciting dimensions of this treasury.
A Condensed Guide to the Weekly Torah Readings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A free guide that lists a brief description of each Torah portion, in order, so you have a sense of what is going on without having to memorize the whole Megillah… I mean Chumash.
That's Life!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,920. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
In his latest book, That's Life!, Rabbi Y.Y.Rubinstein offers readers his fascinating collection of real-life stories and powerful Torah lessons to enlighten, entertain and inspire. With his trademark wit and a wellspring of wisdom from our Torah giants, the author takes us to every corner of the globe and shows us how - through our belief in H-shem, our fellow Jews and ourselves.