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Understanding the Jewish Agency

Understanding the Jewish Agency

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Published by Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs in Israel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish Agency for Israel.,
  • Israel and the diaspora.,
  • Jews -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [140].

    Statementedited by Daniel J. Elazar and Alysa M. Dortort.
    ContributionsElazar, Daniel Judah., Dortort, Alysa M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS132.U55 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination138 p. :
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21982563M
    ISBN 10965218005X
    OCLC/WorldCa14108070

    There is a worldwide awakening to the true meaning and deeper significance of Jerusalem and Zion. This is joined with a hunger and search to understand the authentic instruction and source encoded in the Hebrew language, as well as the meaning of the “Chagim” or Jewish Festivals mentioned in the TANAKH (Hebrew Bible).. If you feel that immense pull to learn more about Jerusalem (her past.   Current rules of informed consent would now preclude the existence of such a study, and Wardle implies that the moral and ethical issues of the study were likely of concern to Neubauer, who died in , as well as to the Louise Wise Agency. The irony of a Jewish researcher and a Jewish adoption agency conducting a twin study after the.

    Grief-struck and exasperated by the official Jewish Agency policy of constraint and appeasement, Tevye decides to strike back singlehandedly, igniting the sparks of a future rebellion which is destined to burst into a towering flame, leading the Jews to Redemption and Independence in their Land. Volume 2 in the "Tevye in the Promised Land" series. His first book, Strangers no More: One Family's Exceptional Journey from Christianity to Judaism, offers an autobiographical chronology, and also deals with aliya issues, the rabbinate, the Jewish Agency, the weaknesses of Christianity and what Brunell calls 'the beauty of Judaism.' 'The holy Torah is like fresh spring water, pure and clean.

    — Jewish Journal “A clarion call, not to arms but to empathy a profound and original book, the work of a gifted thinker [an] urgent and heartfelt message.” — Daphne Merkin, Wall Street Journal “One of the best one-volume introductions to the conflict between Israel and . Abraham Cahan, journalist, author and editor of Yiddish newspaper Jewish Daily Forward Hortense Calisher, novelist and president of the American Academy of Arts and Letters [18] Raphael Hayyim Isaac Carregal, colonial era rabbi who published the first Jewish sermons in America [19].


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