The Everything Judaism Book: A Complete Primer to the Jewish Faith-From Holidays and Rituals to Traditions and Culture

The Everything Judaism Book: A Complete Primer to the Jewish Faith-From Holidays and Rituals to Traditions and Culture

by Richard D Bank

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781440522451
Publisher: Adams Media
Publication date: 10/01/2002
Series: Everything
Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 735,528
File size: 5 MB

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1: What Is Judaism?
Chapter 2: The Branches of Judaism
Chapter 3: Spirituality in Judaism
Chapter 4: The Languages of Judaism
Chapter 5: Judaism's Holy Texts
Chapter 6: Living in Accordance with the Law
Chapter 7: The Place of Prayer in Judaism
Chapter 8: Judaica: Religious Objects and Attire
Chapter 9: The Sabbath
Chapter 10: Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
Chapter 11: Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret, and Simkhat Torah
Chapter 12: Chanukah: the Festival of Lights
Chapter 13: Celebrating Purim
Chapter 14: Passover: a Story of Liberation
Chapter 15: Shavuot, Tisha B'Av, and Tu B'Shevat
Chapter 16: A New Life
Chapter 17: Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah, and Confirmation
Chapter 18: Marriage and Divorce
Chapter 19: Death, Mourning, and the Afterlife
Chapter 20: The Jewish Culture
Appendix A: Glossary
Appendix B: Common Prayers and Blessings
Appendix C: Books, Periodicals, and Web Sites

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