A River Flowed from Eden: Torah for the Shabbat Table by Ari Kahn

By Ari Kahn

A River Flowed from Eden is the ideal addition for your Shabbat desk. Rabbi Ari Kahn has gathered fifty four of his thought-provoking brief essays, one for every of the weekly Torah parts, in a quantity that's certain to spark curiosity and significant dialogue. Rabbi Kahn's latest quantity increases existential and philosophical matters and culls modern messages from the sacred, undying textual content of the Torah whereas keeping constancy to rabbinic culture. within the phrases of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, Rabbi Kahn’s writings are “rooted in textual content and rooted in values.” Written in available, attractive language, every one essay examines a unmarried proposal from the weekly Torah studying. Grappling with the demanding situations awarded by means of the textual content, the rigors and tribulations of Judaism's founding dad and mom, and the philosophical underpinnings of observance, Rabbi Kahn illuminates the remarkably modern problems with morality and religion, society and sanctity contained in each one Torah portion.

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