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The Wondering Jew My Journey into Judaism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,100. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice
An uncomplicated and intensely personal book that helps the reader understand the basics of Judaism.You will laugh, you will cry, and you will question as you are challenged to contemplate the mysteries of Judaism: angels and reincarnation, reward and punishment, good and evil. I hope you will join me on this journey.
The Power of the Kabbalah: Secrets of the Universe and Meaning of our Lives
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016 by J.D. Rockefeller. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Kabbalah & Mysticism
The Kabbalah has long been a mysterious study. In our time, it is important to understand exactly what Kabbalah is. It is not a quick-fix. It is not a religion per se. It is not a trend or something to be studied casually. Rather, it is a way of finding spiritual answers to the most poignant life questions accompanying the human experience.
Living and Dying in Ancient Times: Death, Burial, and Mourning in Biblical Tradition
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice
"Those already familiar with Simcha Paull Raphael’s classic study Jewish Views of the Afterlife will welcome this insightful essay that almost reads as a prerequisite to his previous work. Here the author presents a dual perspective, both historical and contemporary, and guides the reader through a fascinating maze of biblical and midrashic texts rigorously scrutinized and analysed."
The Grief Journey and the Afterlife: Jewish Pastoral Care for Bereavement
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice
"Simcha Paull Raphael is a skilled and compassionate guide to the terrain of grief. His elegant weaving of Jewish custom, psychological wisdom and visions of the afterlife provides an invaluable resource for anyone caring for Jewish mourners on their path from loss toward wholeness." --- Rabbi Dayle A. Friedman, author of Jewish Wisdom for Growing Older: Finding Your Grit and Grace Beyond Midlife
Gate to the Heart: A Manual of Contemplative Jewish Practice
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Kabbalah & Mysticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice
"For me, Gate to the Heart is the one essential book by Reb Zalman. Although there are others that go into more depth and are more expansive on certain topics, none convey his authentic voice and brilliant creativity more that this one. It is the book that I want to carry with me at all times, a true vade mecum that one can consult again and again to renew one's spiritual practice."
Crucifixion in First-Century Judaism
You set the price! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice
A short, scholarly summary of crucifixion in Judaism, applied to the crucifixion of Jesus of Nazareth. 2,250 words plus end notes.
Journey Through the Wilderness: A Mindfulness Approach to the Ancient Jewish Practice of Counting the Omer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice
In "Journey Through the Wilderness," Rabbi Yael Levy gathers wisdom from Psalms and the Jewish mystical tradition into a unique mindfulness approach to the ancient Jewish practice of Counting the Omer. Using insights gained from more than a decade of her own spiritual exploration, she has created a guide for beginners and those with experience in this practice.
Pass Over to Freedom: 15 Jewish Tales for Passover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012 by Aster Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Jewish, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice
The Passover Seder is a time when Jewish families gather together to retell the story of the Exodus from Egypt. It is also a time when we share stories about our Sages, such as the 15 stories in this book. Join Rabbi Elimelech of Lyzhensk, Rabbi Shmelke of Nikolsburg, the Chofetz Chaim and others in this journey to discover why the Passover Seder night really is different from all other nights.