Jewish Ethical Values: A Sourcebook of Classic Texts and

Jewish Ethical Values: A Sourcebook of Classic Texts  and

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The Project Judaica Foundation has a web site with information on its projects involved with the rescue, rehabilitation, dissemination, and exhibition of Judaica. Most Messianic Jews support Israel, not only because we believe the Jewish people need a national homeland, but also because we believe the reestablishment of Israel is a direct fulfillment of ancient Biblical prophecies (Ezekiel 36:24, 37:1-14, Zechariah 12). The Khazar Jews who settled in Russia were not particularly liked or welcomed.
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The Modern Jewish Girl's Guide to Guilt

The Modern Jewish Girl's Guide to Guilt

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Whereas theology presents the great intellectual challenge to Christians, Jews and Muslims have always been most preoccupied with the religious code of laws. The Global Learning Network and Project Genesis at www.torah.org has a rich assortment of Divrei Torah online, including their Hypertext Halacha English translation of the Shulchan Aruch and Mishna Berurah. Are we here on earth only to get and to spend? What I mean is, while there are a few bits here and there dedicated to other cultures, the vast majority of Choosing a Jewish Life is quite obviously directed towards American Protestants.
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Shlomo's Stories: Selected Tales

Shlomo's Stories: Selected Tales

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Every Christian should be well-versed in the Torah. Specific Jewish ethical practices include practices of charity ( tzedakah ) and refraining from negative speech ( lashon hara ). The contemporary connotation, with its emphasis on human agency in bringing about God’s kingdom on earth, represents both a synthesis and reinterpretation of earlier conceptual frameworks and a response to the perceived failure of the modern Jewish experiment.
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Portraits of Schooling: A Survey and an Analysis of

Portraits of Schooling: A Survey and an Analysis of

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1: a religion developed among the ancient Hebrews and characterized by belief in one transcendent God who has revealed himself to Abraham, Moses, and the Hebrew prophets and by a religious life in accordance with Scriptures and rabbinic traditions 2: conformity to Jewish rites, ceremonies, and practices Most basically, Judaism and Islam emphasize correct action and Christianity stresses correct faith. One who steals the object is guilty of a third prohibition against stealing.
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Jewish Ritual: A Brief Introduction for Christians

Jewish Ritual: A Brief Introduction for Christians

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We call upon our society to see that such protection is provided in actuality. ... resolved that we affirm our belief that private sexual act between consenting adults are not the proper province of government and law enforcement agencies. ... resolved that we urge congregations to conduct appropriate educational programming for youth and adults so as to provide greater understanding of relation of Jewish values to the range of human sexuality.
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The Torah's Vision of Worship (Overtures to Biblical

The Torah's Vision of Worship (Overtures to Biblical

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This outlook helped lay the groundwork for Jewish political and intellectual movements, such as Bundism and Zionism. Moreover, an eruv makes it possible for observant Jews both to follow Sabbath laws and to enjoy the Sabbath, one of the requirements for correct Sabbath observance. The Sabbath, from sunset Friday to sunset Saturday, is observed by refraining from work and by attending a synagogue service. What was there about Hellenism that lured so many Jews to assimilate and at the same time, aroused in other Jews such staunch opposition?
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My sister's wedding

My sister's wedding

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The Bible has been the Magna Carta of the poor and oppressed; down to modern times, no state has had a constitution which the interests of the people are so largely taken into account, in which the duties so much more than the privileges of the rulers are insisted upon, as that drawn up for Israel in Deuteronomy and Leviticus. The present estimate is 12 million, of whom 5.5 million live in the United States, 1.5 million in Israel, some 3 million in Russia and other communist countries, 1 million in western Europe, and 1 million elsewhere.
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Enveloped in Light: A Tallit Sourcebook

Enveloped in Light: A Tallit Sourcebook

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A young man named Sam was sent from Lakewood, N. When Pompey entered the Temple in 63 bce as an arbiter both in the civil war between John Hyrcanus and Aristobulus I and in the struggle of the Pharisees against both Jewish rulers, Judaea in effect became a puppet state of the Romans. The intent of this is to enable the rabbi and their associates to satisfy themselves not only that the candidate has a sufficient knowledge of Judaism, but, of even greater importance, that the candidate is a person of sincere and responsible character, who is genuinely desirous of making a wholehearted commitment to synagogue affiliation and to the Jewish faith and people.
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Passover Seder Workbook (The Art of Jewish Living)

Passover Seder Workbook (The Art of Jewish Living)

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This neo-ritualism stimulated greater use of Hebrew in prayer books and a more dynamic Zionism. Rarely do parents kick well-behaved children out of the house, and rarely do teens run away from parents who are not overly harsh or demanding. She would then mix the ground fish with raw eggs, matzo meal and pepper and sugar.” Sacks first shared his cancer diagnosis in a February article in The New York Times. Theologically, Messianic Jews are Christians and many of us do identify as Christians and call ourselves Christians.
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The Eternal Journey

The Eternal Journey

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It should be noted that much of Genesis consists of the common myths of the region (and many other regions), such as the creation story, the fall of man, the flood, and so on. Along universal lines, it has affirmed a God who created and rules the entire world and who at the end of history will redeem all Israel (the classical name for the Jewish people), all humankind, and indeed the whole world. In Mark 12:13-17 and Matt 22:16 they join some Pharisees in trying to trap Jesus with a question about paying taxes to Caesar.
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