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 170

      The Book of Psalms

      Traditional & modern views of the Book of Psalms, and the role of Psalms in Jewish liturgy

    • MJL Author Article 171

      How to Be a Host, How to Be a Guest

      Jewish ethical literature provides practical, down-to-earth guidelines on how to behave towards one's guests and towards one's hosts.

    • MJL Author Article 172

      Isaac Abravanel

      Medieval Bible commentator was influenced by personal experience.

    • MJL Author Article 173

      Dov Baer of Mezhirech

      This Hasidic thinker believed man should constantly be aware of God.

    • MJL Author Article 174

      Maharal of Prague

      An original Jewish thinker, influential far beyond the golem he created.

    • MJL Author Article 175

      Hillel

      The preeminent rabbi of first century Palestine.

    • MJL Author Article 176

      Syncretism and Judaism

      Throughout history Jews have accepted some influences of outside religions and cultures, and rejected others.

    • MJL Author Article 177

      Hermeneutics (Drash)

      A method for learning Torah, developed by the rabbis of the Talmud.

    • MJL Author Article 178

      Kosher Meat

      An introduction.

    • MJL Author Article 179

      Solomon Schechter

      Solomon Schechter established his reputation as an important scholar in England and then solidified his place in Jewish history in his role as president of the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York.


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