Articles By Rabbi Louis Jacobs

       Showing 61 to 70 of 265 First  Previous     2   3   4   5   6  7  8   9   10   11     Next   Last  
    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 60

      Incense

      The smells of the Temple in Jerusalem.

    • MJL Author Article 61

      Rabbi Judah the Prince

      Editor of the Mishnah.

    • MJL Author Article 62

      The Zohar's Influence

      Few post-talmudic works have been as revered as the Zohar, the mystical commentary on the Torah.

    • MJL Author Article 63

      The Book of Psalms

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

    • MJL Author Article 64

      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 65

      Malbim

      This modern Bible commentator aimed to show that the teachings of the Oral Torah are contained in the Pentateuch.

    • MJL Author Article 66

      Rationalism

      Can faith and reason coexist in Jewish thought?

    • MJL Author Article 67

      Israel Salanter

      Founder of the Musar Movement stressed the ethical demands of the Torah.

    • MJL Author Article 68

      Dov Baer of Mezhirech

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

    • MJL Author Article 69

      Chutzpah

      The Yiddish word that means nerve...and a million other things.


       Showing 61 to 70 of 265 First  Previous     2   3   4   5   6  7  8   9   10   11     Next   Last