Articles By Rabbi Louis Jacobs

       Showing 71 to 80 of 265 First  Previous     3   4   5   6   7  8  9   10   11   12     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 70

      Chutzpah

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

    • MJL Author Article 71

      Moses Sofer

      Hungarian rabbi who fought against the influence of Reform.

    • MJL Author Article 72

      Jewish Ecstasy

      Accounts of intense encounters with God rare in Judaism.

    • MJL Author Article 73

      Fanaticism in Judaism

      Scholars warned: "Be not righteous overmuch."

    • MJL Author Article 74

      Need for Tzedakah

      Rabbinic sources, both ancient and modern, suggest that tzedakah plays an important role in the spiritual life of the donor.

    • MJL Author Article 75

      Leopold Zunz

      A Pioneer of Jewish Studies with an agenda.

    • MJL Author Article 76

      The Rainbow in Jewish Symbolism

      The rainbow reminds Jews of God's glory and faithfulness to the covenant.

    • MJL Author Article 77

      The World to Come

      It's an individual Jew's ultimate reward, but the nature of the World to Come has always been disputed.

    • MJL Author Article 78

      Evil Eye in Judaism

      There are a number of Jewish practices to ward off the harmful effects of the evil eye.

    • MJL Author Article 79

      Martin Buber

      The creation of a Jewish existentialism--and a Jewish state.


       Showing 71 to 80 of 265 First  Previous     3   4   5   6   7  8  9   10   11   12     Next   Last