Judaism

    T&T Clark Companion to the Dead Sea Scrolls

    Hardback £106.46

    All of the key texts and documents of the Dead Sea Scrolls are examined, methods used to analyse the scrolls are discussed, and they are considered in their various contexts; political, religious, cultural, economic, and historical. The volume concludes with a look at the crucial issues and topics discussed by...

    Heart of Torah, Volume 1

    By Shai Held

    Paperback £17.65

    In The Heart of Torah, Rabbi Shai Held's Torah essays - two for each weekly portion -open new horizons in Jewish biblical commentary. Held mines Talmud and midrashim, great writers of world literature, and astute commentators of other religious backgrounds to ponder fundamental questions about God, human nature, and what...

    Genius Of Judaism

    By Bernard-Henri Levy

    Paperback £10.25

    Heart of Torah, Volume 2

    By Shai Held

    Paperback £17.65

    In The Heart of Torah, Rabbi Shai Held's Torah essays - two for each weekly portion -open new horizons in Jewish biblical commentary. Held mines Talmud and midrashim, great writers of world literature, and astute commentators of other religious backgrounds to ponder fundamental questions about God, human nature, and what...

    Christian Martyrdom and Political Violence

    By Ruben Rosario Rodriguez

    Hardback £65.83

    The book is intended for academic theologians and scholars of religion, and should also appeal to clergy, religious professionals and laypersons. It will be of interest to anyone seeking to better understand the complexities of theological reflection on political violence, including specialists in political science, philosophy and social ethics.

    Carved Wooden Torah Arks of Eastern Europe

    Hardback Save £4.29 = £40.71

    Monumental carved wooden Torah arks were an outstanding feature of east European synagogues between the seventeenth and the nineteenth centuries, yet virtually none survived the Second World War. Bracha Yaniv therefore breathes a new life into a lost genre with this extensively researched, meticulously documented, and richly illustrated book. She...

    Jewish Wedding Now

    By Anita Diamant

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Newly revised and updated, the definitive guide to planning a Jewish wedding - written by bestselling novelist Anita Diamant.

    Sabbatian Heresy

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £21.18

    Key writings on Sabbatianism and its legacy and afterlife in Jewish culture, memory, and religion.

    Stranger in a Strange Land

    By George Prochnik

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Gershom Scholem, the great humanist thinker and founder of modern Kabalah, is all but forgotten today. But here, in a biography as daring and inquisitive as its subject, George Prochnik goes in search of Scholem, restoring the reputation of a vital intellectual and finding in his work a vision with...

    Jews of Wales

    By Cai Parry-Jones

    Paperback Save £1.29 = £23.70

    The first nationwide historical study of Jewish communities and individuals in Wales, stretching from the establishment of the first Welsh-Jewish community in Swansea in 1768 to the present situation of Welsh Jewry in the early twenty-first century.

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