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Spice and Spirit: The Complete Kosher Jewish Cookbook

Spice and Spirit: The Complete Kosher Jewish Cookbook

Esther Blau, Tzirrel Deitsch, Cherna Light

Publisher: Bloch

SPICE AND SPIRIT the complete kosher Jewish cookbook is a completely revised edition of that best selling book, containing more than 900 recipes, including traditional, natural, gourmet, and international cooking styles, all in a more convenient size with improved design, new illustrations, and a thorough index. The sections have been rewritten to appeal to both non-observant and committed Jews, …

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Secular Jerusalemites pick up tips at seder workshop

… With a week to go before Passover seder night, some people are not making do with spring cleaning and gift shopping. Late last week, around 40 secular Jerusalemites gathered at the Beit Avi Chai cultural center in the capital for a workshop on the seder.

Passover has become a burdensome holiday for Israelis, the workshop’s leader, Prof. Avigdor Shinan, told the group. “The time has come to bring back the spirit of freedom,” said Shinan, a Bible expert at Hebrew University.

Shinan …

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Jizz in my pants – the frum edition

Jizz in my pants is an insanely popular SNL skit ( 99 million views I think ) about guys wasting seed and the dangers of not getting that seed where it’s supposed to go. Calm Kallahs has an entire forum about the subject. Anyway, when I thought of this I laughed real hard and kept laughing when I wrote it and then thought about how everyone is either going to find it funny or plain old sick – which is fine …

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Brilliant New Edition of the Classic Szyk Haggadah

Brilliant New Edition of the Classic Szyk Haggadah

I am glad to say that I have a copy of the New Edition of the classic Szyk Haggadah.

Simply put, this is a brilliant book, perhaps one of the finest I have ever held in my hands.

Since my childhood I have been fascinated by the Szyk Haggadah. We had a copy in a box in our home. Opening it and turning the pages always inspired in me flights of imagination and wonder. Over the years I have come to appreciate the extensive …

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Metzger slams recent trend of ‘rabbi letters’

Chief Ashkenazi Rabbi Yona Metzger spoke out sharply on Wednesday night against the trend of rabbis’ letters addressing various social or political causes, declaring that such letters led to disparagement of religious leaders.

In an address to members of Netzach U’Magen, a religiously- oriented organization that commemorates fallen Israeli soldiers, Metzger slammed the “mode” of letters that the Israeli public had recently witnessed.

Read More: @ jpost.com

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Matzoh Ball Soup: A Collection of Personal Stories, Poems, and Rabbinical Sermons That Inspires the Jewish Spirit

Joshua Kramer (editor), Oliver Kramer (editor)

Publisher: iUniverse, Inc.

Matzoh ball soup is an evocative symbol in the Jewish community that conjures powerful memories of a heritage embodied in family tradition. It is in the spirit of this image that we created this book.

Matzoh Ball Soup is a distinctive collection of personal stories, poems and rabbinical sermons that inspires the Jewish spirit. This collaboration of many impressive figures has resulted in a heartfelt and

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Toward a Meaningful Life: The Wisdom of the Sages

Toward a Meaningful Life: The Wisdom of the Sages

With a new foreword and chapter that address the upheaval that followed the events of September 11, this revised edition of Toward a Meaningful Life traces the root causes of our fear and uncertainty and lucidly outlines strategies for recovery and redemption. Profound yet accessible to readers of all backgrounds and beliefs, Toward a Meaningful Life provides comfort and renewed hope, showing us how to find solace …

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The Lipman Edition Megillah with the Complete Purim Evening Services - Ashkenaz Edition

The Lipman Edition Megillah with the Complete Purim Evening Services - Ashkenaz Edition

Rabbi Nosson Scherman, Rabbi Meir Zlotowitz

Publisher: Artscroll

The Lipman Edition Megillah with the Complete Purim Evening Services contains Minchah for Taanis Esther, Maariv for Purim evening, and Megillas Esther – all complete with the ArtScroll translation and a commentary.

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Hanukkah, 2nd Edition: The Family Guide to Spiritual Celebration

Hanukkah, 2nd Edition: The Family Guide to Spiritual Celebration

Dr. Ron Wolfson

Publisher: Jewish Lights

Create a meaningful and happy Hanukkah in your home—with story, celebration, food and song...

This newly-designed, easy-to-use edition of a classic spiritual sourcebook offers updated information, more family ideas, and new resources for every aspect of your holiday celebration.

Information on every aspect of Hanukkah is covered, including:

The story of Hanukkah

Celebrating—for families of every …

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Night (Oprah’s Book Club)

Elie Wiesel, Marion Wiesel (translator)

Publisher: Hill and Wang Publishers

A New Translation From The French By Marion Wiesel

Night is Elie Wiesel’s masterpiece, a candid, horrific, and deeply poignant autobiographical account of his survival as a teenager in the Nazi death camps. This new translation by Marion Wiesel, Elie’s wife and frequent translator, presents this seminal memoir in the language and spirit truest to the author’s …

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The Works of Josephus: Complete and Unabridged, New Updated Edition

The Works of Josephus: Complete and Unabridged, New Updated Edition

… Publisher: Hendrickson

This renowned reference book has served scholars, pastors, students, and those interested in the background of the New Testament for years. The insight given into the Essene community, the destruction of Jerusalem and the interpretations and traditions of the Old Testament in first century Judaism is invaluable. The outlook of Josephus, a late first century Pharisee and historian, on Jesus and the New Testament documents is enlightening and provocative. As an …

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The Routledge Atlas of Jewish History - 7th edition

Martin Gilbert

Publisher: Routledge Press

Tracing the world-wide migrations of the Jews from ancient Mesopotamia to modern Israel, this newly updated edition spans over four thousand years of history in 140 maps and presents a vivid picture of a fascinating people.

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The New Joys of Yiddish: Completely Updated

More than a quarter of a century ago, Leo Rosten published the first comprehensive and hilariously entertaining lexicon of the colorful and deeply expressive language of Yiddish. Said “to give body and soul to the Yiddish language,” The Joys of Yiddish went on to become an indispensable tool for writers, journalists, politicians, and students, as well as a perennial bestseller for three decades.

Rosten …

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Haggadah for Pesach - With an Anthology of Reasons and Customs

Haggadah for Pesach - With an Anthology of Reasons and Customs

… Rabbi J. Immanuel Schochet (translator)

Publisher: Kehot Publication Society

K nown simply as the “Rebbe`s Haggadah” – it is unique for both its comprehensiveness and extraordinary concise and succinct style.

Featuring a commentary culled from the full array of our classical sources-ranging from Bible, Talmud, Midrashim and the legal codes to more recent writings, covering Halachah, exegetical texts, Kabbalah and Chassidic works – it complements these with original insights and

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Haggadah Anthology (Gift Edition)

Rabbi Nosson Scherman

The theme of the Haggadah and its rituals is to keep alive the memory of the Exodus — not as a celebration of a seminal event in Jewish history, not as a remembrance of the glories of the past, and not even as a harbinger of the future redemption, but as constant reality. In the words of the Haggadah, �In every generation, one is obliged to regard himself as though he himself had actually …

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Seif Edition Transliterated Tehillim / Psalms

Seif Edition Transliterated Tehillim / Psalms

… Publisher: Artscroll

“ASHRAY.” If you can read this, you can pray in Hebrew.

For thousands of years, Jews have been reciting Tehillim (Psalms). The majestic words of King David punctuate liturgy and prayers. In times of joy, Jews express their gladness and thanks to the Almighty through its soaring prose; in times of distress, they pour out their hearts to Him in earnest entreaty and petition through its powerful words. Across the world, groups gather regularly to recite the entire …

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Encyclopaedia Judaica - 22-Volume Set (2nd Edition)

Publisher: Macmillan

The landmark Encyclopaedia Judaica, lauded as the standard work on Judaism since first appearing in the early 1970s, has been extensively revised and expanded for this long-awaited new edition. Nothing compromised, included are more than 21,000 signed entries on Jewish life, culture, history and religion, written by Israeli, American and European subject specialists. Expanding the scope and

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Bar/Bat Mitzvah Memory Book, 2nd Edition: An Album for Treasuring the Spiritual Celebration

… Salkin

Publisher: Jewish Lights

A spiritual keepsake that will become a family heirloom.

New edition-updated and expanded!

The perfect gift to help a bar or bat mitzvah preserve the spiritual memories of this sacred event. This hands-on album-updated and expanded for this second edition-is designed to help everyone involved better participate in creating the spiritual meaning of this joyful rite of passage.

Created by Rabbi Jeffrey K. Salkin, author of the award-winning classic …

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Moriah Haggadah: Collector’s (A Philip and Muriel Berman Edition)

Avner Moriah

Publisher: JPS

The illuminated haggadah is the most popular artistic book in Jewish history. The word “haggadah” means recital — namely, reciting or telling the story of the Exodus from Egypt — following the biblical exhortation to tell the next generation the story of the redemption of the Israelites. This special collector’s edition of The Moriah Haggadah, with art and calligraphy faithfully …

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Judaism and Vegetarianism - New Revised Edition

Judaism and Vegetarianism - New Revised Edition

Richard H. Schwartz, Ph.D.

Publisher: Lantern Books

“Richard Schwartz is a professor emeritus of mathematics who has devoted himself to the mitzvot of bal tashchit (conserving resources) and tza’ar ba’alei chayim (preventing cruelty to animals). He wrote Judaism and Vegetarianism, a newly revised edition of which is now available, which I recommend to those concerned with a host of global issues: the environment, poverty, health, and peace among them. I have …

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Spice And Spirit Kosher for Passover Cookbook

Lubavich Woman’s Organization

Publisher: Lubavich Woman’s Organization

Keeping kosher and celebrating the Jewish holidays are given an added, joyful dimension, with practical guidelines interwoven with spiritual insights into many aspects of Jewish life and observance. Recipes range from traditional favorites such as blintzes and chicken soup to Szechuan chicken, aduki-squash soup and many other international, gourmet, and natural specialties. All in a clear, easy-to-use format …

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A History of the Jews in the Modern World

A History of the Jews in the Modern World

Howard M. Sachar

Publisher: Vintage Books

“A rich and balanced account.... There is no other book that attempts, as this one does, to recount the history of the Jews in modern times in all its geographical variation and breathtaking disparity.” – Washington Post Book World

“Magisterial... Sachar situates Jews on a global stage.... [He] relates an immensely complex story with precision and learning.” – New York …

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The Missing Peace: The Inside Story of the Fight for Middle East Peace

Dennis Ross

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux

The definitive and gripping account of the sometimes exhilarating, often tortured twists and turns in the Middle East peace process, viewed from the front row by one of its major players.”–Bill Clinton

The Missing Peace, published to great acclaim last year, is the most candid inside account of the Middle East peace process ever written. Dennis Ross, the chief Middle East peace negotiator …

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The Case for Peace: How the Arab-Israeli Conflict Can be Resolved

Alan Dershowitz

Publisher: Wiley

The author of the New York Times bestseller

The Case for Israel charts a controversial-but crucial-path to peace in the Middle East

In the bestselling The Case for Israel, Alan Dershowitz used all his skills as an advocate to defend the Jewish state against the lies and distortions that have been hurled at it in recent years. The success of this book-hailed as “a lively, hotly argued …

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A Tzaddik in Our Time: The Life of Rabbi Aryeh Levin

Simcha Raz

Publisher: Feldheim

A giant of the spirit, a hero of the heart -the astonishing story of Rabbi Aryeh Levin has captivated generations of readers. Undeterred by danger and destruction, and despite terrible personal tragedies, Reb Aryeh, as he was affectionately called, tended to prisoners on death row, lepers, and the downtrodden. With his signature smile and warm handshake, he brought love and light to even the darkest of

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The Jaffa Edition Hebrew-Only Chumash

The Jaffa Edition Hebrew-Only Chumash

Publisher: Artscroll

The Torah with Onkelos, Rashi, Baal HaTurim, and Ikkar Sifsei Chachamim; The Haftaros and Five Megillos

This new all-Hebrew edition of the Chumash is specifically designed and constructed for synagogue use! Large, clear type on 8 5×8″ x 10″ pages makes it easy to read and follow the Torah reading; and the ultra-reinforced side-sewn binding means there will be no need to rebind these …

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The Schottenstein Edition Interlinear Chumash Volume 1: Bereishis / Genesis

The Schottenstein Edition Interlinear Chumash Volume 1: Bereishis / Genesis

Publisher: Artscroll

The Torah, Haftaros and Five Megillos with an Interlinear Translation and a commentary anthologized from the Rabbinic writings

The prayer of thousands has already been enhanced by the revolutionary Schottenstein Edition Interlinear prayer books – Now announcing, by popular demand the chumash everyone has been waiting for! It features the same easy-to-follow word flow you’ve enjoyed in all …

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Five Books of Moses: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy (The Schocken

Everett Fox, Schwebel (illustrator)

Widely acclaimed by Bible scholars and theologians of every denomination, Everett Fox’s masterful translation re-creates the echoes, allusions, alliterations, and wordplays of the Hebrew original. Together with its extensive commentary and illuminating notes, this unique translation draws the reader closer to the authentic living voice of the Bible.

Softcover

ISBN:0805211195

Based on the Buber-Rosenzweig translation of the

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JPS TANAKH, Student Edition

A small paperback edition (4 inchesx6 inches trim) perfect to take to class or for use when traveling.}

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Torah, Margolin Edition: Classic

Publisher: Feldheim

The Margolin Edition Torah, which shines forth from our acclaimed library of titles as the jewel in the crown. Seven years in the making, this work contains the Five Books of the Torah with Haftaros for the entire year; the five Megillos; the complete Shabbos prayers (nusach Ashkenaz), and three tables detailing the Torah and Haftorah readings for different occasions, and the special readings for …

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