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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Healthy in Body, Mind and Spirit - Volume I
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
General Themes and Subjects Relating to Health Based on the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson.
Healthy in Body, Mind and Spirit - Volume III
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 61,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Mental Health Based on the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson.
In G-d We Trust: A Handbook of Values for Americans
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
The Rebbe's vision of America which is communicated in the pages that follow focuses on our past -- the roots of our national heritage -- and our present -- the positive and negative forces operating within our culture. And it allows us to look to the horizon, showing how the end of peace and prosperity to be introduced by Mashiach is within our grasp.
Yeshua in Context
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Who is the real Yeshua (Jesus)? Did he really live, do miracles, talk about a way to God? How could we know what to think about his identity and aims. Derek Leman, popular blogger at Yeshua in Context and Messianic Jewish Musings, describes the path to knowing the historical Jesus through the stories of the gospels. Yeshua in Context is a thoughtful journey through some of the Yeshua stories that
The Edible Torah
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A free guide on how to set up a "Potluck Shabbat" experience with family and friends. Liberally sprinkled with anecdotes, pithy quotes and personal insights into Shabbat, my "Jewish Journey" and why food can be a great gateway to meaningful Jewish learning.
My Own Pesah Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Holidays & Celebrations / Passover
Moses comes alive and tells the children the story of the Israelites' exodus from Egypt and the very first Passover.
For Signs and for Seasons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
A diverse collection of essays on the cycle of Jewish holy days. Each explores the interplay between the Torah and its interpretations by diverse types of personalities, ideologies and historical events. Written from a non-dogmatic perspective by an expert in Judaism, the essays were originally newspaper columns; they are designed to entertain and educate a wide audience with Segal's witty style.
Jewish Humor on Your Desktop: The Complete Collection
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,500. Language: American English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Jewish Humor on Your Desktop is a series of seven interactive eBooks that bring hundreds of funny Jewish videos and anecdotes to your favorite screen -- desktop or laptop computer, Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Android phone or tablet. Each video is introduced with a short written commentary explaining its back story. This anthology includes the complete contents of all seven books in the series.
Attaining Sagacity
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Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Reflections on Reaching the Age of Sixty, based on the works of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson