Judaism in Theory and Practice - Revised

By: Beryl David Cohon

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2nd Edition 2nd Printing (1958) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Wear on cloth cover - no DJ . . . . . Includes supplementary chapters on Moral problems arising from present day medicine and Why the Jews rejected Jesus.. . . . . . TOC: PART I: Introductory -- 1.) Sources -- PART I: The synagogue -- 2.) Origin and historic characteristics of the synagogue -- 3.) Divisions of the contemporary synagogue -- 4.) Orthodox Judaism -- 5.) Reform Judaism -- 6.) Conservative Judaism -- 7.) Basic unity -- PART II: Theologic foundations: God, Torah, and Israel -- 8.) God, the holy one of Israel -- 9.) Torah, his testimony -- 10.) Israel, his witness -- PART III: The ethics of Judaism -- 11.) Man and his capacities -- 12.) The ethics of Judaism -- 13.) Social ideals -- 14.) Personal virtues -- PART IV: Institutions and rituals -- 15.) Jewish prayer books -- 16.) What is prayer, and why pray? -- 17.) Customs, ceremonies, institutions -- 18.) From cradle to grave -- PART V: Holy days -- 19.) Introductory -- 20.) The Sabbath -- 21.) Days of awe -- 22.) The three festivals -- 23.) Fasts and minor festivals -- 24.) Basic questions -- SUPPLEMENT: Why the Jews rejected Jesus.

Title: Judaism in Theory and Practice - Revised

Author Name: Beryl David Cohon

Categories: Judaism,

Publisher: Bloch Pub. Co: 1958

ISBN Number: B0006ATYU6

Size: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used - Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

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