A Rational Approach to Judaism and Torah Commentary

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9789657108918: A Rational Approach to Judaism and Torah Commentary

This engaging and informative work presents a rational and thought provoking approach to the understanding of Judaism. It shows how people can use their intellect, live in the present, make personal and social progress and enjoy the goods of this world. This book addresses such questions as: What does God require of people? Does God really want us to have faith? How should we interpret the Bible? How do we deal with seemingly unreasonable midrashic tales? Does God want us to pray? Do Jews believe in angels and demons? Is sin a harmful emotion?

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Addressing questions such as What does God require of people? How should the Hebrew Bible be interpreted? Does God want individuals to pray? Do Jews believe in angels and demons? and What is the value of comparing biblical stories to Greek Myths?, this engaging and informative work presents a rational and thought-provoking approach to the understanding of Judaism. It shows how individuals can use their intellect, live in the present, make personal and social progress, and enjoy the goods of this world.

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Rabbi Dr. Israel Drazin has been successful in several significant fields. He is a noted Bible scholar, an author of ten books, a United States Army Brigadier General and chaplain, a rabbi and a lawyer. Seven of his ten books are on Targum Onkelos, the fourth century Aramaic translation of the Pentateuch. Dr. Drazin received his Rabbinic Ordination in 1957 from the Ner Israel Yeshiva in Baltimore, Maryland.

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