The Jewish Book of Why has ratings and 34 reviews. Stacy said: I thought this book was very informative regarding Jewish holidays, traditions, and ri. Rabbi Alfred J. Kolatch includes the attitudes of Jewish legal scholars toward such far-reaching topics as artificial insemination, birth control, and intermarriage, . Best Condition. N/A. Out of Stock. Jewish Book of Why – Boxed Set with The Jewish Book of Why and The Second Jewish book of Why. Alfred J. Kolatch. from: N/.

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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jonathan David became known in the industry as the premier publisher of popular Judaica, but it expanded its reach by including more general-interest works of a secular nature. Buy the selected items together This item: The Family Seder Paperback.

The Jewish Book of Why Jan 01, If pressed, one gives the j.kolatxh why that authority said so, and it doesn’t matter if the authorities “why” is ludicrous, based upon pagan superstitions, terrible hermenutics or fallacious reasoning.

Ari marked it as to-read Sep 14, Gordon added it Jul 21, I personally dont think G-d is that picky, demanding or controling. The Jewish Book of Whypublished inis the best known of his more than fifty works, selling millions of copies and becoming one of the leading Judaica titles of all times.

Aug 04, Aryeh rated it liked it. Read reviews that mention family seder english haggadah hebrew passover traditional haggadahs tradition.

Hardcoverpages. Surely people would react and say this a ridiculous application of this law, alfres such an interpretation surely is more connected with the passage, than chilling stake and cheese in the same fridge being prohibited due to a command not to j.molatch a kid in its mothers milk! Kristen rated it really liked it Nov 25, My only complaint is that I do not speak hebrew, and I have the impression that would help. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


Read this one over the course of a few months off and on. Aiden rated it really liked it Jul 27, I was disappointed by Kolatch’s lack Read this one over the course of a few months off and on. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. It was serving as the rabbi in Columbia, South Carolina where Kolatch developed his interest in Jewish names, [3] the subject of many of his later publications.

Nov 26, C. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Macmillan Reference USA, Brian Mathieu rated it liked it Oct 06, These many years later, clergy still carry their well-thumbed copies of these works to baby-naming events. In addition to his scholarly j.koaltch, Rabbi Kolatch is interested in the work of the military chaplaincy and has served as president of the Association of Jewish Chaplains of the Armed Forces and as vice-president of the interdenominational Military Chaplains Association of the United States.

I think they all cover similar ground and yet each complements each other nicely.

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Page 1 of 1 J.olatch over Page 1 of 1. To rectify that, the young rabbi set out to assign to the children Hebrew names that approximated the meaning of their English names. I found this book painful to read. In an article profiling Kolatch noted his expertise in baby naming as “Newspapers across the country j.olatch called Rabbi Alfred J.


There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Jun 27, Kim rated it liked it.

This book was very informational I read the Seder as part of a Christian Theology Course and learned a lot about the traditional passover celebration. Shelby rated it it was amazing May 26, Want to Read saving….

Rabbi Alfred J Kolatch

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. This hagaddah alfrde written by a rabbi for those who may not be able to take the typical amount of time during their Sedar, i. D rated it it was amazing Oct 06, If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Kolatch has clearly put much time into creating this collection of Jewish information.

Broader Horizons Jonathan David became known in the industry as the premier publisher of popular Judaica, but it expanded its reach by including more general-interest works j.molatch a secular nature. Rebecca rated it it was amazing Sep 08, Well, if you have a 91 year old attending who is unable to stay up very late, or, if you have toddlers at the table.

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Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Aug 15, SmarterLilac rated it it was amazing. A New Focus Upon completing military service, Kolatch decided to leave the world of the rabbinate.

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