What Do Jews Believe?: The Customs and Culture of Modern Judaism

What Do Jews Believe?: The Customs and Culture of Modern Judaism

by Edward Kessler

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780802716392
Publisher: Walker & Company
Publication date: 08/28/2007
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 4.84(w) x 8.07(h) x 0.36(d)

About the Author

Edward Kessler is the founder of the Center for the Study of Jewish-Christian Relations, and writes widely on Judaism and Jewish-Christian issues. Among his many publications is Jews and Christians in Conversation.

Table of Contents


Acknowledgements     ix
What does it mean to be a Jew today?     1
Who are Jews today?     9
How did we get here?     18
What do Jews believe?     42
Varieties of belief     66
What do Jews do?     77
Glossary     94
Jewish Calendar of Festivals     97
Chronology     99
Bibliography     106
Further reading     108
Web resources     109
Index     112

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