Ari Kahn's A River Flowed from Eden: Torah for the Shabbat Table PDF

By Ari Kahn

A River Flowed from Eden is the fitting addition in your Shabbat desk. Rabbi Ari Kahn has accrued fifty four of his thought-provoking brief essays, one for every of the weekly Torah parts, in a quantity that's absolute to spark curiosity and significant dialogue. Rabbi Kahn's most recent quantity increases existential and philosophical concerns and culls modern messages from the sacred, undying textual content of the Torah whereas conserving constancy to rabbinic culture. within the phrases of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, Rabbi Kahn’s writings are “rooted in textual content and rooted in values.” Written in obtainable, enticing language, each one essay examines a unmarried suggestion from the weekly Torah analyzing. Grappling with the demanding situations awarded through the textual content, the pains and tribulations of Judaism's founding mom and dad, and the philosophical underpinnings of observance, Rabbi Kahn illuminates the remarkably modern problems with morality and religion, society and sanctity contained in every one Torah portion.

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