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A modern interpretation of Judaism

Schwartz, Charles

A modern interpretation of Judaism

faith through reason

by Schwartz, Charles

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published by the National Women"s League of the United Synagogue of America, New York, under title: Faith through reason.

    StatementCharles Schwartz, Bertie G. Schwartz.
    ContributionsSchwartz, Bertie G., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM565 .S37 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 189 p. ;
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5208461M
    ISBN 100805205268
    LC Control Number75035447

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    My book tries to argue that modern Jewish Bible scholars, whether more academic or more devotional, usually met these criteria, and in so doing, succeeded in making an ancient near eastern text a centerpiece of modern Jewish identity and culture -- and corrected some real biases in the process -- the bogus term "Late Judaism" being a good. "Pardes" refers to (types of) approaches to biblical exegesis in rabbinic Judaism or to interpretation of text in Torah term, sometimes also spelled PaRDeS, is an acronym formed from the same initials of the following four approaches. Peshat (פְּשָׁט) – "surface" ("straight") or the literal (direct) meaning.; Remez (רֶמֶז) – "hints" or the deep (allegoric: hidden or.

      Modern Orthodoxy’s view of the autonomy of local rabbinic authority is where modern Orthodoxy parts company with centrist and ultra-Orthodox . About the Book. A volume in the JPS Anthologies of Jewish Thought series.. National Jewish Book Award Finalist. Modern Orthodox Judaism offers an extensive selection of primary texts documenting the Orthodox encounter with American Judaism that led to the emergence of the Modern Orthodox texts in this volume are drawn from episodes of conflict that helped form Modern .


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