Mitzvah Stories: Seeds for Inspiration and Learning by Peninnah Schram,Cherie Karo Schwartz,Goldie Milgram,Ellen PDF

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By Peninnah Schram,Cherie Karo Schwartz,Goldie Milgram,Ellen Frankel,Arthur Strimling

ISBN-10: 0984804803

ISBN-13: 9780984804801

Winner, nationwide Jewish ebook Award

"Exceptional, bright anthology"
--Jewish booklet World.

Sixty inspiring and provocative adult-level mitzvah tales crafted through best Jewish storytellers, rabbis and authors from around the complete spectrum of Jewish existence. those juried, newly-minted stories demonstrate how each one mitzvah, whilst performed with realizing and creativity, turns into a wealthy resource of spirituality and that means. For analyzing and retelling around the generations.

Contributing authors: Yossi Alfi, Noa Baum, Joel Ben Izzy, Yisroel Bernath, Renee Brachfeld, Rosyln Bresnick-Perry, Barry Bub, Phil Cohen, Anita Diamant, Helen Engelhardt, Ed Feinstein, Ellen Frankel, Mark S. Golub, James Stone Goodman, Dan Gordon, Janie Grackin, Eva Grayzel, Bonnie Greenberg, Tina Grimberg, Dan Grossman, Miriam Grossman, Fred Guttman, Sharona Halickman, Jill Hammer, Richard Joel, Amichai Lau-Lavie, Benji Levene, Herb Levine, Syd Lieberman, Doug Lipman, Cindy Rivka Marshall, Melvin Metelits, Goldie Milgram, Lynnie Mirvis, Nadia Grosser Nagarajan, Steve Nathan, Caren Neile, Leon Olenick, Yoel Perez, Peter Pitzele, Jack Riemer, Carol and Neal Rose, Gail Rosen, Barbara Rush, Sandy Sasso, Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, Peninnah Schram, Rebecca Schram-Zafrany, Howard Schwartz, Cherie Karo Schwartz, Rami Shapiro, Danny Siegel, Laura Simms,Corinne Stavish, Naomi Steinberg, Arthur Strimling, Carla Vogel, Shohama Harris Wiener, Diane Wolkstein, Debra Gordon Zaslow, Steve Zeitlin, Jennifer Rudick Zunikoff


"The strength of mitzvah as a prime lens for significant Jewish dwelling is published during this such a lot stimulating quantity the place each department of Judaism is represented with creativity, integrity and ethical imagination."
--Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, writer, Jewish Literacy and Hillel: If now not Now, When?

"The imaginative and prescient, voices, perspectives and values of the whole spectrum of the Jewish everyone is respectfully mirrored in those lively, difficult, re-tellable modern mitzvah tales. a unprecedented, beneficial and encouraging chance for plenty of methods into studying and residing a significant Jewish existence. the appropriate present for each Jewish occasion."
--Arthur Kurzweil, writer, From iteration to Generation

"These tales, so various fashionable and Jewish orientation manage to evoke wonder."
--Blu Greenberg, writer of On girls and Judaism and the way to Run a standard Household

"The simplicity and gear of [some] tales take one by way of surprise...a reliable purchase."
--Jewish Library Association

Free downloadable 44-page dialogue advisor & better half deck of fifty two professionally illustrated Mitzvah playing cards additionally to be had at (

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