Download e-book for iPad: A River Flowed from Eden: Torah for the Shabbat Table by Ari Kahn

By Ari Kahn

ISBN-10: 0692445307

ISBN-13: 9780692445303

A River Flowed from Eden is the suitable addition for your Shabbat desk. Rabbi Ari Kahn has gathered fifty four of his thought-provoking brief essays, one for every of the weekly Torah parts, in a quantity that's bound to spark curiosity and significant dialogue. Rabbi Kahn's most up-to-date quantity increases existential and philosophical matters and culls modern messages from the sacred, undying textual content of the Torah whereas maintaining constancy to rabbinic culture. within the phrases of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, Rabbi Kahn’s writings are “rooted in textual content and rooted in values.” Written in obtainable, enticing language, every one essay examines a unmarried inspiration from the weekly Torah analyzing. Grappling with the demanding situations offered by way of the textual content, the pains and tribulations of Judaism's founding father and mother, and the philosophical underpinnings of observance, Rabbi Kahn illuminates the remarkably modern problems with morality and religion, society and sanctity contained in every one Torah portion.

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