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Judaism in a post-halakhic age

Jack J. Cohen

Judaism in a post-halakhic age

by Jack J. Cohen

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Published by Academic Studies Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish law,
  • Judaism -- 21st century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJack J. Cohen.
    SeriesReference library of Jewish intellectual history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM520.3 .C645 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24040536M
    ISBN 109781934843925
    LC Control Number2010003567

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    Jack Cohen (Ma , Brooklyn – Ap , Jerusalem) was an American Reconstructionist rabbi, educator, philosopher and author. Cohen held a PhD from Columbia University in the philosophy of education. In he was ordained as a rabbi by the Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTS) and, soon after, started to teach courses : Jack Josef Cohen, Ma , Brooklyn, . Judaism - Judaism - The Judaic tradition: A paradigmatic statement is made in the narrative that begins with Genesis and ends with Joshua. In the early chapters of Genesis, the divine is described as the creator of humankind and the entire natural order. In the stories of Eden, the Flood, and the Tower of Babel, humans are recognized as rebellious and disobedient.

    Ackelsberg, Martha A. “Jewish Family Ethics in a Post-Halakhic Age.” In Imagining the Jewish Future, Albany: State University of New York Press, “Redefining Family: Models for the Jewish Future.” In Twice Blessed, Boston, MA: Beacon Press, Adahan, Miriam. Raising Children to Care: A Jewish Guide to.   Many liberal Jews believe we are living in a “post-halakhic” age. By this they mean that Jewish communities outside of Israel no longer possess the juridical sovereignty that enabled them in the past to impose sanctions for violations of legal rules — and that Jewish law, without such “enforcement,” cannot function in any meaningful.


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