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For Signs and for Seasons
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A diverse collection of essays on the cycle of Jewish holy days. Each explores the interplay between the Torah and its interpretations by diverse types of personalities, ideologies and historical events. Written from a non-dogmatic perspective by an expert in Judaism, the essays were originally newspaper columns; they are designed to entertain and educate a wide audience with Segal's witty style.
A Half Jew on Jew Street
Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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He's touring Jew Street. What will he meet?
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 and 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.
Biblical Life Lessons for Purim from Queen Esther
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
Biblical Life Lessons for Purim from Queen Esther is a Christian sermon which teaches 21st century life lessons from the story of Esther in the Bible. Table of Contents Chapter 1. What is Purim? Chapter 2. Lessons from Purim
The Purim Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Sarah Mazor. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion / Bible Stories / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion / Judaism
Lovely rhymes and wonderful images relate the Story of Purim to young children in a fun and enjoyable fashion. The holiday of Purim is celebrated every year in the month of Adar, four weeks before Passover. Purim is plural for the word Pur, which means "lot". It refers to the evil plot of wicked Haman who drew lots to determine the day to eliminate the Jewish people living in the Persian Empire.
Purim, descubriendo a Hashem con alegría
Price: Free! Words: 39,960. Language: Spanish. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Orthodox
Comentarios, leyes, reflexiones, historias y explicaciones sobre la fiesta de Purim
A Time for Every Purpose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,360. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Jewish, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / History
A Time for Every Purpose continues the series of collections of Eliezer Segal’s witty, insightful and informative articles on the Jewish sacred calendar that originally appeared in his “From the Sources” column in the Calgary Jewish Free Press between 2011 and 2015. As always, the author strives to maintain a balance between accurate scholarship and entertaining readability in his pithy chapters.