Friendship in the Hebrew Bible

    By Saul M. Olyan

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    The first comprehensive study of friendship in the Hebrew Bible


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    An unprecedented portrait of Moses's inner world and perplexing character, by a distinguished biblical scholar

    JPS B'nai Mitzvah Torah Commentary

    By Jeffrey K. Salkin

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    For too many Jewish young people, bar/bat mitzvah has been the beginning of the end of their Jewish journeys. When students perceive the Torah as incomprehensible or irrelevant, many form the false impression that Judaism has nothing to say to them. The JPS B'nai Mitzvah Torah Commentary shows teens in...

    Introduction to the Study of the Pentateuch

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    The Pentateuch or the Torah consists of the first five books of the Bible and is a foundational scripture for millions of people, both Jews and Christians. In this book Paula Gooder and Brad Anderson provide a clear and accessible introduction for those beginning Bible study. Key themes such as...

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    By C. D. Elledge

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    A study of the formation and development in early Judaism of a belief in a future resurrection from the grave. It draws on evidence from the Apocrypha, Pseudepigrapha, the Dead Sea Scrolls, inscriptions, and archaeology.

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    By John Starr

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    Analysis of the scroll fragments of the Qumran Aramaic scrolls has been plentiful to date. Their shared characteristics of being written in Aramaic, the common language of the region, not focused on the Qumran Community, and dating from the 3rd century BCE to the 1st century CE have enabled the...

    Jewish Dietary Laws in the Ancient World

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    Jordan D. Rosenblum explores how cultures critique and defend their religious food practices, focussing on how ancient Jews defended the kosher laws and how ancient Greeks, Romans, and early Christians critiqued these practices. Rooted in ancient biblical interpretation, this study explores the content, context, and rhetoric of ancient debates about...

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    This book explores sex and sexuality in the Babylonian Talmud within the context of competing cultural discourses, for students of comparative religion.

    The Last Rabbi: Joseph Soloveitchik and Talmudic Tradition

    By William Kolbrener

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    Joseph Soloveitchik 1903-1993 was a major American Orthodox rabbi, Talmudist, philosopher, and theologian. In this new work, William Kolbrener takes on Soloveitchik's controversial legacy and shows how he was torn between the traditionalist demands of his European ancestors and the trajectory of his own radical and often pluralist philosophy. A...

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