Love, Marriage, and Family in Jewish Law and Tradition

Love, Marriage, and Family in Jewish Law and Tradition

by Michael Kaufman, Kaufman
     
 

The author presents a complete guide to Jewish courtship, the Jewish wedding, marriage, sexuality, and childrearing. He examines the advice given by Jewish sages on how to find a mate, what to look for in a spouse, the keys to a successful marriage, and the fundamentals of Jewish sexual ethics and behavior. He concludes with an investigation of the Jewish teachings… See more details below

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The author presents a complete guide to Jewish courtship, the Jewish wedding, marriage, sexuality, and childrearing. He examines the advice given by Jewish sages on how to find a mate, what to look for in a spouse, the keys to a successful marriage, and the fundamentals of Jewish sexual ethics and behavior. He concludes with an investigation of the Jewish teachings on parenting and family life, emphasizing that it is not the synagogue that is the central institution of Jewish life, but rather the home.

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A comprehensive exploration of love, marriage, and human sexuality as viewed by Jewish tradition, presenting the richness and profundity of Jewish wisdom regarding human relationships. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781568218847
Publisher:
Aronson, Jason Inc.
Publication date:
02/01/1996
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.90(d)

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