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By Ronald L. Eisenberg

Both Jews and non-Jews alike have many misconceptions of Jewish teachings and practices. a few possible strange statements approximately Jewish teachings and practices are literally precise, while a few it sounds as if average and popularly believed statements are fake. Many statements relating to Jewish teachings and perform are in part actual and partially fake, requiring a extra nuanced rationalization of the real scenario.

In 850 interesting questions about Judaism: real, fake, or In Between, Ronald L. Eisenberg explores a variety of Jewish teachings and practices, discussing the measure to which they're precise, fake or a little either. provided in question-and-answer layout, readers are invited to discover with the writer what they truly learn about Jewish lifestyles, background, vacation trips, and scripture. Eisenberg tackles every kind of issues, from man made insemination to organ donation and euthanasia, moment day gala's within the Diaspora to the why relatively sound the shofar, from what the ner tamid indicates to Jewish “rules of war.” all through, Eisenberg takes a nuanced method of his subject matters, laying the basis for an invaluable survey of what we should understand higher approximately Jews, Judaism, and Jewish teachings and practices.

This is ideal reference paintings for someone fascinated with Judaism, Jewish lifestyles, and Jewish historical past, and who has ever questioned what the true resolution was once to the various questions they could have had.

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By Ronald L. Eisenberg

Both Jews and non-Jews alike have many misconceptions of Jewish teachings and practices. a few possible strange statements approximately Jewish teachings and practices are literally precise, while a few it sounds as if average and popularly believed statements are fake. Many statements relating to Jewish teachings and perform are in part actual and partially fake, requiring a extra nuanced rationalization of the real scenario.

In 850 interesting questions about Judaism: real, fake, or In Between, Ronald L. Eisenberg explores a variety of Jewish teachings and practices, discussing the measure to which they're precise, fake or a little either. provided in question-and-answer layout, readers are invited to discover with the writer what they truly learn about Jewish lifestyles, background, vacation trips, and scripture. Eisenberg tackles every kind of issues, from man made insemination to organ donation and euthanasia, moment day gala's within the Diaspora to the why relatively sound the shofar, from what the ner tamid indicates to Jewish “rules of war.” all through, Eisenberg takes a nuanced method of his subject matters, laying the basis for an invaluable survey of what we should understand higher approximately Jews, Judaism, and Jewish teachings and practices.

This is ideal reference paintings for someone fascinated with Judaism, Jewish lifestyles, and Jewish historical past, and who has ever questioned what the true resolution was once to the various questions they could have had.

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