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Judaism in a Nutshell - The Jewish Calendar
Series: Judaism in a Nutshell. Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: American English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & 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.
Judaism in a Nutshell - Kosher (A Brief Overview)
Series: Judaism in a Nutshell. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: American English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & 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
In Defense of Cain
Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion & self-improvement
In this unique and clever book, first-time author Matthew Jacobs explores the story of Cain and Abel from Cain's point of view. Using textual analysis, rabbinic commentary, and a healthy dose of imagination, Jacobs shows that Cain's story is full of richness and complexity.
Chosen for What? Jewish Values in 2012: Findings from the 2012 Jewish Values Survey
Price: Free! Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religion & politics, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
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.
Inspired By Leonard Cohen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Leonard Cohen's strong spirituality was probably spiritually Jewish rather than Jewishly spiritual. Six Leonard Cohen songs inspired these six Jewish spiritual poems: Bird On A Wire, Dance Me To The End of Love, Everybody Knows, First We Take Manhattan, Halellujah, and Suzanne. Inspired By Leonard Cohen is poetic and musical, much like the Torah to which these six poems by Reb Arie contribute.
Judaism and the Baha'i Faith
Price: Free! Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
The Oneness of God permeates every aspect of Judaism and Baha'i. Drawing upon Biblical, Talmudic, and contemporary sources, ONE FATHER MANY CHILDREN provides inspirational insight into the teachings of these two world faiths -- teachings that illumine the "world to come" when all people recognize the Oneness of God, the Oneness of religion, and the Oneness of all mankind.
An Alef-Bet Kabalah
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
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An Alef-Bet Kabalah contains 22 short mystical journeys across lifetimes and universes, one mystical meditation for each letter of the Hebrew alphabet. They are designed to expand your mind by creating awareness, provoking peace, and making connections between the individual and the rest of the universe, so that you can live a happier and more fulfilling life. Enjoy the journeys!
Qesher Le'Qodesh Dvarim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
An idiomatic English interpretation of the weekday sedrot (Torah readings) for Dvarim (Deuteronomy), this English version of the Hebrew original intends to uncover the storyteller's craft of Torah transmission. Torah transmits in three voices: prophetic, priestly, and political. Dvarim is exclusively political. It fascinates me, and I'm certain it will also fascinate you. Read it and find out!
The King's Messenger: A Parable About Judaism
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
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.
Voice of Heavens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010 by Mark Kalita. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
Kelaiah, a nazir, was meditating on God, and His Word at the beginning of 5770, when the Revelations of the three books of Kelaiah appeared. Over the course of the next three consecutive days, the books Tzadik Nistar, Lamp of the Lord, and Voice of Heavens were written in that order, one per day. Be as a child with a Voice of Heavens. Learn the meaning of this as you Walk with God.
Acts of Damage - Establishing Culpability
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
Marpei L'Chaim Notes, Part 7 - A Talmudic Brief
Attaining Sagacity
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
Reflections on Reaching the Age of Sixty, based on the works of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson
My Own Pesah Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Holidays & Celebrations / Passover, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
Moses comes alive and tells the children the story of the Israelites' exodus from Egypt and the very first Passover.
Siddur Pri Etz Ha'Dar Ha'Yom: The Storyteller's Megila for Purim
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Prayerbooks / Jewish
This lucid, idiomatic English interpretation of the Purim Megila – the Book of Esther – uncovers the storyteller's craft of Torah transmission. Megilat Estèr is especially instructive – and a challenge for traditional storytellers.The traditional themes we take for granted are not obvious to the storyteller(s) responsible for the Megila – the primary example being G!d's absence from the narrative.
Judaism In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 23. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
Did you ever hear the one about the Jewish telegram that simply read: ‘Start worrying. Details to follow’? Like the one above, there are plenty of stereotypes that exist about Judaism. One thing, though, is for certain. This is a really interesting religion that has been around for thousands of years, and it has an enthralling history.
Beautiful Within
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion & self-improvement, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
Modesty in Concept and Dress as Taught by the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson
Shekhina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & 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.
A Condensed Guide to the Weekly Torah Readings
You set the price! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & 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.
Tzadik Nistar
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010 by Mark Kalita. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
Kelaiah, a nazir, was meditating on God, and His Word at the beginning of 5770, when the Revelations of the three books of Kelaiah appeared. Over the course of the next three consecutive days, the books Tzadik Nistar, Lamp of the Lord, and Voice of Heavens were written in that order, one per day. Tzadik Nistar means Hidden Righteous. Learn the meaning of this as you Walk with God.
Siddur Qol Ha'Maqom – The G!dly Voice Prayerbook: Birkat Ha'Mazon – Grace After Meals
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism
The contemporary English interpretation of Siddur Qol Ha'Maqom's Birkat Ha'Mazon (Grace After Meals). Siddur Qol Ha'Maqom – The G!dly Voice Prayerbook renders interprets Hebrew into a contemporary, sensible, and sensitive English. This interpretation intends to be useful for both liberal and halachic Jews.

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