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Tus Palabras Traeran Mi Calma... (Español)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: Spanish. Published: May 4, 2010 by Jaime Shapiro. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Dijo el rey David: "Sirvan a Dios con alegría, vengan delante de Él con cánticos" (Salmos 100:2)La Torá nos ordena a servir a Dios con alegría y la misma Torá nos da las armas para tal misión. Con esas armas tenemos que prepararnos para vencer en la guerra interna contra nuestro mal instinto, que siempre trata de preocuparnos y deprimirnos, para así, interferir con nuestro servicio a Dios.
Say for me Kaddish, An Engineer's Life and Advice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,150. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Wilcox Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Architecture and Engineering
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This is the life story of an electrical engineer who began his career before tiny personal computers and instant world-wide communications. It describes why he wanted to become an engineer, his interests, and how they interrelate as his career and hobbies develop. The underlying theme is finding out what an engineer is like, and what issues are important in finding meaning and purpose in life.
36 Candles: Chassidic Tales for Chanukah
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Aster Press. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
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Chanukah, the Festival of Lights, will be a whole new experience after reading these thirty-six stories from the Chassidic tradition - one tale for each candle lit during Chanukah's eight nights. Join Chassidic masters such as the Baal Shem Tov, Zusya of Hanipoli, and Levi Yitzchak of Berditchev as they share their timeless wisdom for how to stay happy and optimistic during even the darkest times.
Jacob’s Voices: Reflections of a Wandering American Jew
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An acclaimed U.S. professor of history finds his roots in a personal journey through Israel--and through assimilated America, academia, baseball, and family--headlong into deep tensions about country, culture, identity and religion. Worried about the commitment of Jews to their heritage, Auerbach (renowned author of Unequal Justice) shares his story and musings with insight, irony, and intensity.
Steve's New Bloody Torah
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,000. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Steve's New Bloody Torah exposes the books of Moses in its true character. Tyranny, oppression, rape and hate. Some will find it blasphemous while others will find it humorous. There has been many years of research and work put into the updated version and is meant to reveal the nature of the old fairytale that has been sold with brutal marketing to be a holy book. It is not.
Rabbis and Lawyers: The Journey from Torah to Constitution
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,380. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
A renowned historian examines the special contributions of rabbis and lawyers to American Jewish acculturation. Based on extensive research in U.S. and Israeli archives, his analysis of how lawyers displaced rabbis as community leaders in the 20th century illuminates a decisive moment in U.S Jewish history, and shows how law became deified, to the point of slighting the Holocaust and Zionism.
Gold from the Land of Israel: A New Light on the Weekly Torah Portion – From the Writings of Rabbi Abraham Isaac HaKohen Kook
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,320. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Gold from the Land of Israel is an outstanding and urgently needed contribution to the otherwise restricted world of the study of Rav Kook's complex writings. For the first time, Rabbi Chanan Morrison presents Rav Kook's parsha thoughts in simple, easy-to-read chapters that are sure to provide inspiring new perspectives on the weekly reading.
Moses Maimonides on Teshuvah: The Ways of Repentance, A New Translation and Commentary
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,840. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A classic work of medieval Jewish philosophy, Maimonides on Teshuvah is a new translation of The Laws of Repentance with a modern commentary by Dr. Henry Abramson. This work, which retains its value even eight hundred years after its original composition, covers both practical steps for personal transformation as well as many basic issues of Jewish theology such as life after death.
The Bible I Thought I Knew
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A Shocking Review asking, "Does the Bible Really Say that"? Join us for an eye opening quest for truth, with honest scrutinity of Scripture and our Jewish roots. Are you tired of immaculate misconceptions and great ommisions running rampant in today's drive-thru Christianity? Do you see ordained marketeers toss half verses around like Biblical McNuggets? Our findings will amaze you!
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!
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.
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.
The World Is Built With Kindness: 15 Chassidic Tales for Shavuos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Aster Press. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Jewish
"The world is built with kindness," King David wrote in Psalm 89. And he should know. He was the great-grandson of Ruth, the Jewish convert who is known as the embodiment of kindness--and whose story we read on the holiday of Shavuos. The Chassidic masters also turned performing acts of kindness into a fine art. In these 15 tales they show us the way to build a world of kindness for ourselves.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.