Articles By Rabbi Louis Jacobs

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    Rabbi Louis Jacobs

    Rabbi Dr. Louis Jacobs (1920-2006) was a Masorti rabbi, the first leader of Masorti Judaism (also known as Conservative Judaism) in the United Kingdom, and a leading writer and thinker on Judaism.


    • MJL Author Article 130

      Hermann Cohen

      Neo-Kantianisne philosopher also stressed ethical monotheism.

    • MJL Author Article 131

      Repentance

      The High Holidays provide a special opportunity to repent.

    • MJL Author Article 132

      Nahmanides (Ramban)

      This Spanish Bible commentator earned a place alongside Rashi.

    • MJL Author Article 133

      The Hafetz Hayyim

      One of the most influential Jewish religious figures of the twentieth century established his reputation first and foremost as an opponent of lashon hara, evil speech.

    • MJL Author Article 134

      Tzitzit

      Fringes for four-cornered garments.

    • MJL Author Article 135

      Reincarnation: The Transmigration of a Jewish Idea

      Though some Jewish thinkers vigorously rejected the notion of reincarnation, kabbalists embraced it enthusiastically.

    • MJL Author Article 136

      Judah Halevi

      A Spanish poet, philosopher, and proto-Zionist.

    • MJL Author Article 137

      Bahya Ibn Asher

      Biblical commentator looked at Torah in both traditional and kabbalistic ways.

    • MJL Author Article 138

      Gog and Magog

      Leader and nation who will battle Jews before the coming of the Messiah.

    • MJL Author Article 139

      Kiddush

      Sanctifying Sabbath and holidays, with special blessings over wine.


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