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An Intelligent Person's Guide to Judaism

An Intelligent Person's Guide to Judaism

by Shmuley Boteach
     
 

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What does it mean that we are spiritual beings? In tackling this important issue, this book argues that Judaism possesses a core of wisdom that appeals to Jews and non-Jews alike, and rejects Judaism seeking piety in abstractions, in rationalising injustice, in explaining the Holocaust away as a punishment for assimilation. It pleads for recognition of the fact that,

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What does it mean that we are spiritual beings? In tackling this important issue, this book argues that Judaism possesses a core of wisdom that appeals to Jews and non-Jews alike, and rejects Judaism seeking piety in abstractions, in rationalising injustice, in explaining the Holocaust away as a punishment for assimilation. It pleads for recognition of the fact that, unlike Christianity, Judaism is not about death or suffering, but primarily about seeking optimism and spirituality. In a modern world riddled with angst, this book aims to have a positive impact on how our relation to society should be understood.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780715628645
Publisher:
IPM
Publication date:
07/11/2000
Series:
Intelligent Person's Guides
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.52(h) x 0.72(d)

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