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|Statement||edited by M.D.A. Freeman ; translations by Sarah Avitzur ... [et al.]|
|Series||Jewish Law Association studies -- 13|
|Contributions||Freeman, Michael D. A.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||373 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||373|
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Civil marriage in Israel: the case for reform / Pinhas Shifman --On the introduction of civil marriage in the State of Israel / Eliav Shochetman --Expressions of legal pluralism in Israel: the interaction between the High Court of Justice and rabbinical courts in family matters and beyond /.
Halakha (/ h ɑː ˈ l ɔː x ə /; Hebrew: הֲלָכָה, Sephardic:; also transliterated as halacha, halakhah, halachah, or halocho) (Ashkenazic:) is the collective body of Jewish religious laws derived from the written and Oral a is based on biblical commandments (), subsequent Talmudic and rabbinic law, and the customs and traditions compiled in the many books such as the.
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Broyde. OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource ( pages) Contents: Civil marriage in Israel: the case for reform / Pinhas Shifman --On the introduction of civil marriage in the State of Israel / Eliav Shochetman --Expressions of legal pluralism in Israel: the interaction between the High Court of Justice and rabbinical courts in family matters and beyond / Ruth Halperin-Kaddari.
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A bill proposing to declare Israel as "the nation state of the Jewish people" has become one of the most contentious pieces of legislation voted on by the Israeli parliament in years. On the first, symbolic point: Israel is obviously the state of the Jewish people, in the sense that vanguard Jewish groups in Eastern Europe dreamed of a Hebrew revolution, which launched the Author: Bernard Avishai.
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Many scholars in the area of Jewish marriage and divorce point proudly to the fact that Jewish marriage is a private ordering between individuals. Those scholars claim that Jewish marriage is a matter of contract between two willing parties, and therefore, unlike the custom in most liberal Western democratic countries, the parties, not the state, determine their personal status.
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She is the author of “Women and Jewish Law” and other books, as well as a calligrapher and illuminator of ketubot. But the best way to understand the accomplished Jewish woman she became in adult life is to join her in glancing back at her childhood in a kibbutz by the Jordan River, on a site some meters below sea level.
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“”[The] Jewish State is the state of the Jewish people it is a state in which every Jew has the right to return a Jewish state derives its values from its religious heritage, the Bible is the basic of its books and Israel’s prophets are the basis of its morality a Jewish state.
Jewish Studies / מדעי היהדות - Newsletter (World Union of Jewish Studies) / ידיעון - האיגוד העולמי למדעי היהדות - Jewish Studies Quarterly - Journal for the Study of Judaism in the Persian, Hellenistic, and Roman Period. One God. Judaism, the first and oldest of the three great monotheistic faiths, is the religion and way of life of the Jewish people.
The basic laws and tenets of Judaism are derived from the Torah, the first five books of the Bible. The most important teaching and tenet of Judaism is that there is one God, incorporeal and eternal, who wants all people to do what is just and merciful.
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Jewish law has a history stretching from the early period to the modern State of Israel, encompassing: the Talmud, Geonic, and later codifications; the Spanish Golden Age; medieval and modern response; the Holocaust; and modern reforms.
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