100 Jewish Things to Do Before You Die by Barbara Sheklin Davis

By Barbara Sheklin Davis

The calls for of contemporary society usually create distance among Jews and their cultural history. writer Barbara Sheklin Davis, a brand new York urban local and longtime Jewish educator, bargains how you can include and uphold Jewish affects in daily life. feedback variety from basic actions like indulging in a Woody Allen motion picture marathon and noshing on pastrami on rye to extra concerned actions together with internet hosting a Shabbat dinner or exploring tikkun olam to lead to social justice and service the realm. Feeling extra Jew-ish than Jewish nowadays? allow this record of a hundred suggestions reconnect you! commence now with #12 and get in touch with your mother—after all, she concerns!

Show description

Read or Download 100 Jewish Things to Do Before You Die PDF

Best judaism books

Roads to Utopia: The Walking Stories of the Zohar

Because the maximum booklet of Jewish mysticism, the Zohar is a respected and much-studied paintings. but, strangely, scholarship at the Zohar has but to be aware of its most unusual literary device—the presentation of its insights whereas its academics stroll at the street. In those pages, rabbi and student David Greenstein bargains the 1st exam of the "walking at the street" motif.

The Seven Beggars: & Other Kabbalistic Tales of Rebbe Nachman of Breslov

Celebrate within the tales of Rebbe Nachman of Breslov—for their perception into the human situation and the world of the mysterious. whilst Rabbi Nachman first began telling his tales, he declared: "Now i will let you know tales. " the explanation he did so was once simply because in generations thus far from God the one treatment used to be to provide the secrets and techniques of the Torah—including even the best of them—in the shape of reports.

Siddur Shema Yisrael

A trouble-free siddur, by way of a similar writer as Tiku Shofar, for kids a while eight via thirteen, junior congregations and relatives providers. Illustrated with 2-color pages and gender-free translations, it positive aspects dialogue starters, tales, options and questions. additionally an outstanding sourcebook for lecturers and households.

Morgantown Jewish Heritage: An Oral History

Via interviews and essays, this booklet offers riveting bills of the lives of Jewish households, a lot of whom descended from japanese eu immigrants who finally made their approach to Morgantown, West Virginia, the place they flourished and left an indelible stamp at the tradition of this faculty city.

Extra info for 100 Jewish Things to Do Before You Die

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.82 of 5 – based on 47 votes