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Jewish community life in America

Ben M. Edidin

Jewish community life in America

by Ben M. Edidin

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Published by Hebrew Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementillustrations by William Chollick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.J5 E27
      The Physical Object
      Pagination5 l., vii-viii, 282 p.
      Number of Pages282
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6519257M
      LC Control Number47023471
      OCLC/WorldCa1634748

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      Powerful life lessons in a funny and moving portrait of family, community and spiritual discovery in America. “I am the best boy in the United States of America. That’s what my grandfather—my ‘Zaydie’—called me from the time I was a little child in Omaha, Nebraska.   The Jewish community in England is concerned about draft legislation that could allow government authorities to cremate victims of coronavirus, even against the .

      The Mission of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation is to mobilize human and financial resources to care for those in need, strengthen Jewish life and advance the unity, values and shared purpose of the Jewish people in Miami, in Israel and around the world. From within the Jewish community, from Jewish living and devotion, there has thus arisen a distinct and indigenous desire for theology—only this is for a theology of mitzvah, a rationale of the Jewish way of life and belief. Thus, first by the witness of its life and then by the questions which that life poses, American Jewry has in effect.


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