Covenant and Conversation Numbers

Covenant and Conversation Numbers

Author: Jonathan Rabbi Sacks

Publisher: Maggid

ISBN: 1592640230

Category: Religion

Page: 446

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The book of Numbers �- in Hebrew, Bemidbar, �"In the Wilderness�" �- is a key text for our time. It is among the most searching, self-critical books in all of literature about what Nelson Mandela called �"the long walk to freedom.�" Its message is that there is no shortcut to liberty. Numbers is not an easy book to read, nor is it an optimistic one. ......
Convenant and Conversation
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Jonathan Sacks
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-07 - Publisher: Maggid

In this second volume of his long-anticipated five-volume collection of parashat hashavua commentaries, Rabbi Sir Jonathan Sacks explores these intersections as they relate to universal concerns of freedom, love, responsibility, identity, and destiny. Chief Rabbi Sacks fuses Jewish tradition, Western philosophy, and literature to present a highly developed understanding of
Covenant and Conversation Numbers
Language: en
Pages: 446
Authors: Jonathan Rabbi Sacks
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05 - Publisher: Maggid

The book of Numbers �- in Hebrew, Bemidbar, �"In the Wilderness�" �- is a key text for our time. It is among the most searching, self-critical books in all of literature about what Nelson Mandela called �"the long walk to freedom.�" Its message is that there is no shortcut to
Covenant & Conversation Vol III: Leviticus, the Book of Holiness
Language: en
Pages: 436
Authors: Jonathan Sacks
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-04 - Publisher: Maggid

This collection makes Rabbi Jonathan Sacks' brilliant essays on the weekly Torah portion available in book form for the first time. Rabbi Sacks fuses Jewish tradition, Western philosophy and literature to present a highly developed understanding of the human condition under God's sovereignty.
Carpe Diem Redeemed
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Os Guinness
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-24 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press

How do we make the most of life and the time we have? In the midst of our harried modern world, Os Guinness calls us to consequential living, reorienting our notion of history not as cyclical nor as meaningless, but as linear and purposeful. We can seek to serve God's
Write That They May Read
Language: en
Pages: 538
Authors: Daniel I. Block, David C. Deuel, C. John Collins, Paul J. N. Lawrence
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-11 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Write That They May Read is a collection of essays written in honor of our mentor, friend, and fellow scholar, Professor Alan R. Millard. Respectful of his contribution to our understanding of writing and literacy in the ancient biblical world, all the essays deal with some aspect of this issue,