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CJ Bookshelf: Spring 2015

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Talmud is Fun!

Best-selling author Maggie Anton thinks more Jews should wade into the sea of Talmud.

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The Broken and the Whole

After a shattering blow, a rabbi finds a new way of understanding the term “quality of life.”

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CJ Bookshelf – Fall 2014

This issue’s reviews include The Museum of Extraordinary Things, The December Project, Storm, and Suddenly, Love.

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CJ Bookshelf: Spring 2014

Even if you have never seen a page of Talmud, you will find something of interest and accessible in Ruth Calderon’s newly translated book, A Bride for One Night.

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A Bintel Brief in Pictures

Artist Liana Finck has created a graphic rendering of the famous advice column to the old Yiddish paper, The Jewish Daily Forward.

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Something to Believe In

For Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson, Judaism carries an ancient wisdom while at the same time is constantly renewing itself. The God Artson describes is a God of connection and hope.

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Restoring the Memory of a Holocaust Hero

At great personal risk, Jan Karski of Poland told the world of the horrors he saw in his native country. We must remember him and honor his legacy.

by Linda Tucker | Comments Off on Restoring the Memory of a Holocaust Hero
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Unscrolled

Unscrolled is a series of stories, poems, memoirs, plays, graphic novels, and more that offer a startlingly fresh take on the Torah, its value, and its place in our lives

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