Rabbis of our Time : Authorities of Judaism in the Religious and Political Ferment of Modern Times
By: Äejka, Marek.
Contributor(s): KoÅan, Roman.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Routledge Jewish Studies Series: Publisher: : Taylor and Francis, 2015Description: 1 online resource (249 p.).ISBN: 9781317605447.Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Rabbis of our Time : Authorities of Judaism in the Religious and Political Ferment of Modern TimesOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; About the authors; 1 Introduction; 2 Who are rabbis?; 3 Profiles of rabbinical authorities; The miraculous father from Morocco; Heaven's will from Ger; The rabbi with an Iron Cross; With body and soul against Zionism; The 'dead' Hasids; The Sephardi mentor of the settlers; The successor of Rabbi Shach; The Jewish settler as the peacekeeper; A rabbi serving as a general; The rabbi who convinced the pope; The Palestinian rabbis; The rabbi who predicted the coming of the Messiah; The rabbi for everyday; Never again; The vision of a man
Redeemers of the landA friend of John Paul II; The settler from Hebron; The Messiah from Brooklyn?; The Lithuanian giant; In the name of the Torah and science; The guardian of Jerusalem; Guardian of the Jewish traditions from Satmar; The righteous man who bribed the Devil; The king of rabbinical politics; 4 A collection of shorter profiles of several rabbis; Arik W. Ascherman; Yehuda Leib Ha-Levi Ashlag; Ezra Attiya; Shlomo Zalman Auerbach; Meir Bar-Ilan (Berlin); Yehuda Berg; Elmer Berger; Joseph Samuel Bloch; Shmuel (Shmuley) Boteach; Moshe Feinstein; Yihyah Kafih and Yosef Kafih
Yaakov Yisrael KanievskyHarold Kushner; Berl Lazar; Michael Lerner; Dov Lior; Michael Melchior; Chaim Nahum; Yitzhak Nisim; Yoshiyahu Yosef Pinto; Aharon Roth; Jonathan Henry Sacks; Yedidia Shofet; Adin Steinsaltz; Menachem Mendel Taub; Ben Zion Meir Chai Uziel (Ouziel); Elchonon Wasserman; Yisroel Dovid Weiss; Shalom Dovber Halevi Wolpo; 5 Some final thoughts instead of a conclusion; Glossary of terms; Index
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