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Pass Over to Freedom: 15 Jewish Tales for Passover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,570. 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.
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.
A Survey of Jewish Practice and Views of Crucifixion and Its Predecessors
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.
Everyday Holiday A Jewish Calendar of Events and Observances
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,260. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Rituals & Practice, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / History
Everyday Holiday. A Jewish Calendar of Events and Observances. Largest Jewish Calendar Ever Assembled. More than 2000 Jewish events. Holidays - Biblical - History. Hundreds of Rabbinic Yarzheits. Modern Celebrities and Sports Figures. Because Every Day Is a Special Day on the Jewish Calendar.
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."
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