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By Ronald L. Eisenberg

Both Jews and non-Jews alike have many misconceptions of Jewish teachings and practices. a few probably strange statements approximately Jewish teachings and practices are literally actual, while a few it appears moderate and popularly believed statements are fake. Many statements relating to Jewish teachings and perform are partially real and partially fake, requiring a extra nuanced clarification of the real scenario.

In 850 interesting questions about Judaism: actual, fake, or In Between, Ronald L. Eisenberg explores a variety of Jewish teachings and practices, discussing the measure to which they're precise, fake or a little bit either. provided in question-and-answer structure, readers are invited to discover with the writer what they honestly find out about Jewish lifestyles, heritage, vacation trips, and scripture. Eisenberg tackles all kinds of subject matters, from synthetic insemination to organ donation and euthanasia, moment day gala's within the Diaspora to the why rather sound the shofar, from what the ner tamid indicates to Jewish “rules of war.” all through, Eisenberg takes a nuanced method of his issues, laying the foundation for an invaluable survey of what we should understand higher approximately Jews, Judaism, and Jewish teachings and practices.

This is ideal reference paintings for a person all in favour of Judaism, Jewish existence, and Jewish background, and who has ever puzzled what the genuine resolution was once to the various questions they could have had.

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