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Jew and Non-Jew Israelites
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 49,870. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General
Jew and Non-Jew Israelites... is the systematic debunking of an opening line ("Because Israel rejected Jesus...") used to promote latter-day Israel as a non-Christian people. While usually accepted, without question, the author explains how this cannot be reconciled with Isaiah's prophecy that Israel would be "called by a new name" (62:2); "by another name" (65:15).
Shekhina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Shekhina is the first children’s book (that’s for adults too) that explores the radiance and love of the Feminine Divine, the Sabbath Bride. The Shekina is G-d’s indwelling presence. She is unconditional love, compassion and forgiveness. An awareness of her gifts can help us incorporate her energy into our daily lives. Shekhina won an Honorable Mention award in the Purple Dragonfly Book Awards.
Foundational Thoughts in Judaism
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
An important 20th-century religious-philosophical work by the late Danish philosopher, Andreas Simonsen. Now available in English in an edited translation by poet and dramaturge Per K. Brask. Simonsen explains where Judaism stands on complex moral and ethical issues, and discusses their relevance to our lives today. A must read for Christians and Jews, believers and non-believers alike.
Nshei Chabad Newsletter - Shvat 5774 / Jan 2014
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Series: Nshei Chabad Newsletter Electronic Edition, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Jewish Women's Magazine to inspire and educate Jewish women to live healthful, wholesome lives based on the teachings of Torah and Chassidus.
Heartfelt Stories From The Masters
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 45,120. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Chaim Mazo. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This collection assembles the acumen and vision of a multitude of teachers of the Jewish People, in many generations: men of piety, righteousness, unquestionable integrity, high principles and moral values. They cover subjects such as relations between people, between humans and their Maker, and between an individual and his own soul.
A Kosher Dating Odyssey: One Former Texas Baptist’s Quest for a Naughty & Nice Jewish Girl
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 50,160. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
A Kosher Dating Odyssey tracks one man’s jolting changes in belief as he enters the dating world pre- and post-Internet. The author was raised in a small town in Texas, educated at Princeton and has spent his adult years in NYC and Connecticut. The stories of his pursuit of romance--from Brooklyn to Brazil and beyond--provide a wry and revealing perspective on Jewish online dating.
Judaism in a Nutshell - Kosher (A Brief Overview)
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Series: Judaism in a Nutshell. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: American English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Eating kosher is much simpler than most people think. This overview is intended to provide you with a flavor of what it means to eat kosher. Hopefully it will show you that the rules of kosher eating are firmly rooted in the Bible and are not so difficult to follow
Judaism in a Nutshell - The Jewish Calendar
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Series: Judaism in a Nutshell. Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: American English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
The Jewish calendar may appear confusing. It is much simpler than it looks. By understanding a few basic concepts, how the Jewish calendar works becomes clear.
Tefillin: The Ultimate Mitzvah
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,580. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Judaism is primarily a way of life. The 613 Mitzvos/commandments are intended to instill G-dly meaning into every facet of life. Tefillin exemplify the ultimate goal of Jewish practice. The book describes 17 different objectives of a Mitzvah and how Tefillin epitomize these goals. The book also devotes a chapter to the role of women with respect to Mitzvos in general and Tefillin in particular.
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.
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.
AHAD HAAM - Lover of Zion
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You set the price! Words: 19,120. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Asher Hirsch Ginzberg, better known by his pseudonym Ahad Ha'am, was born in the Ukraine in 1856, into a rich family of Hassidic merchants. He was introduced to both Jewish and secular subjects by private tutors; he then embarked on the study of philosophy, the sciences and languages.
Escape for your life! The SHOA will come back!
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Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Escape for your life! The SHOA will come back. Jesus announces the destruction of Jerusalem. He said, "When you see this country surrounded by the oppressors of the Sabbath, flee from your home, depart for Oregon!
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.
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.
Chosen for What? Jewish Values in 2012: Findings from the 2012 Jewish Values Survey
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Price: Free! Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Where do American Jews stand on the political, ideological, and ethical issues facing the nation today? Public Religion Research Institute's 2012 Jewish Values Survey analyzes the American Jewish experience, focusing on Jewish identity in public life, Jewish views on inequality and the economy, and the Jewish vote in the 2012 election.
A Jew Among the Evangelicals: A Guide for the Perplexed
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,240. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
In this insightful and accessible book, religion journalist Mark Pinsky takes the curious reader on a tour of the fascinating world of Sun Belt evangelicalism. Pinsky, religion reporter for the Orlando Sentinel, uses his unique position as a Jew covering evangelical Christianity to help nonevangelicals understand the hopes, fears, and motivations of this growing subculture.
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.
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.
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.