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Basic Judaism for young people

by Naomi E. Pasachoff

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Behrman House in West Orange, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Judaism -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNaomi Pasachoff ; [artists, Marlies Merk Najaka and Jody Wheeler].
    ContributionsChen, Tony, ill., Wheeler, Jody, ill., Najaka, Marlies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM573 .P37 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2708639M
    ISBN 100874414237, 0874414245
    LC Control Number86001214

    Rabbi Steinberg identifies seven strands that weave together to make up Judaism: God, morality, rite and custom, law, sacred literature, institutions, and the people. A classic work directed to both the Jewish and the non-Jewish reader.5/5(1). Book title: A Child's Introduction to Torah by Shirley Newman () Hardcover. Download the book A Child's Introduction to Torah by Shirley Newman () Hardcover in .

    Judaism also has the concept of covering the head, but it is not religious compulsion. It is worn during prayer or when visiting a place of worship. The skullcap worn by the Jews is called a Yamaka. It is an important symbol of Jewish identity after the Star of David. It has been worn by Jewish men and young boys traditionally.   Chaviva Gordon-Bennett holds an M.A. in Judaic Studies. She has written about Judaism for outlets such as Huffington Post and Written in the 12th century by Rabbi Moshe ben Maimon, also known as Maimonides or Rambam, the Thirteen Principles of Jewish Faith (Shloshah Asar Ikkarim) are considered the "fundamental truths of our.

    Judaism (originally from Hebrew יהודה, Yehudah, "Judah"; via Latin and Greek) is an ethnic religion comprising the collective religious, cultural and legal tradition and civilization of the Jewish people. Judaism is considered by religious Jews to be the expression of the covenant that God established with the Children of Israel. It encompasses a wide body of texts, practices, . Jewish education (Hebrew: חינוך, Chinukh) is the transmission of the tenets, principles and religious laws of as the "people of the book", Jews value education, and the value of education is strongly embedded in Jewish culture. Judaism places a heavy emphasis on Torah study, from the early days of studying the Tanakh.


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