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The modern impulse of traditional Judaism

by Z. E. Kurzweil

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Published by Ktav Pub. House in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism -- History -- Modern period, 1750-,
  • Orthodox Judaism -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 148-156.

    Statementby Zvi Kurzweil ; foreword by Norman Lamm.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM195 .K88 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 156 p. ;
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2865760M
    ISBN 100881250686
    LC Control Number84028892

      First, since Moses does represent the authority of traditional Judaism, i.e., the Torah, he is again to be identified with Freud's father. By arguing that Moses was an Egyptian nobleman and the religion he espoused was really borrowed from Atenism, Freud totally undermines the authority of the religion as a familial, tribal, or national phenomenon.   In his classic Judaism article, When Does the Modern Period of Jewish History Begin?, Michael Meyer argued that there is no value in "setting a definite terminus for the beginning of modern Jewish history." This did not settle the question, but it made it impossible for anyone to address it without taking Meyer's views into account.

    Judaism is the "religion, philosophy, and way of life" of the Jewish people. Originating in the Hebrew Bible (also known as the Tanakh) and explored in later texts such as the Talmud, it is considered by religious Jews to be the expression of the covenantal relationship God developed with the Children of ing to traditional Rabbinic Judaism, God revealed his laws and commandments. Judaism is an ancient monotheistic religion, with the Torah as its foundational text (part of the larger text known as the Tanakh or Hebrew Bible), and supplemental oral tradition represented by later texts such as the Midrash and the Talmud.

    Jewish Book Shelf, Judaism Recommended Reading Jews are often called the "people of the book," and Judaism has an age-old intellectual tradition focusing on text-based Torah study. The following is a basic, structured list of the central works of Jewish practice and thought. If there was one person who came to represent the ideals of Modern Orthodoxy, a human pillar of the community, it was Rabbi Dr. Joseph B. Soloveitchik (–93), of blessed memory, who was rosh yeshiva, or head rabbinical authority, of the seminary at Yeshiva University and who ultimately ordained close to 2, rabbis was an exceptionally brilliant Talmudist, philosopher, and.


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