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Reaching for Sinai a practical handbook for bar/bat mitzvah and family / by Ronald H. Isaacs. by Ronald H. Isaacs

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Published by KTAV Publishing House in Hoboken, NJ .
Written in English


  • Bar mitzvah -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Bat mitzvah -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Edition Notes

GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
LC ClassificationsBM707 .I7 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. ;
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6896750M
ISBN 100881256013
LC Control Number00698604

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Sinai: Egypt's Linchpin, Gaza's Lifeline, Israel's Nightmare 1st Edition It is a gutsy, far reaching book and a must read for anyone who really wants to understand the evolving Middle East. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. E. Whittaker. out of 5 stars Must read for those interested in the region/5(12). Series: “Little Gems from Our Study of the Book of Revelation” What point(s) did John, through the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, wish to get across to his initial readers when he distributed the book of Revelation to seven churches in first century Asia Minor? What themes are weaved through the book? In considering these. The Hebrew word for holiness also means "separation" - the degree of holiness that someone or something has indicates its place in the world, something was holy if it was good enough to be in God's presence - if something that was profane tried to be in God's or broke through the boundary between heaven and earth it would be destroyed. "Standing Again at Sinai" incisively, accessibly considers the concepts of God, Torah and Israel in a feminist light. For Plaskow, feminist Judaism goes beyond pointing out sexist verses in the Bible, or training women rabbis to lead the same old prayers. It's not just religious practice that is tainted by sexism, it's the texts themselves/5.

Exodus is a book about salvation from slavery. It records the history of Israel’s enslavement to Pharaoh and their freedom through a deliverer that God raised up. This deliverer was named Moses, and Moses was given the task of leading his people out of Egypt to the promised land, the land of Canaan. This event was called the Exodus. This article will show you that the correct location for Mt. Sinai and the Exodus route can be determined from a careful study of the Exodus account in the Bible, mostly found in the Book of Numbers. The Mt. Sinai location and the Exodus route will surprise you because you don’t find it anywhere published except as indicated below. Before reaching Sinai, indeed immediately after leaving Egypt, God works a most spectacular miracle to enable his people to cross the Red Sea. In terror, the Egyptians cry out, “Let us flee from before Israel, for the Lord fights for them against the Egyptians” (Ex. ). The Book of Leviticus (/ l ɪ ˈ v ɪ t ɪ k ə s /) is the third book of the Torah and of the Old Testament; scholars generally agree that it developed over a long period of time, reaching its present form during the Persian Period between BCE.. Most of its chapters (1–7, 11–27) consist of God's speeches to Moses, which God commands Moses to repeat to the Israelites.

Confusion About Biblical Geographic Clues to Mt. Sinai. At first, the book correctly reads Exodus to mean Mt. Sinai must be WEST of the wilderness. The book states that the Jebel al-Lawz site for Mt. Sinai in Saudi Arabia meets this condition (p. 62). But elsewhere the book claims the al-Lawz mountain lies to the EAST of the wilderness (p. 99). It took 22 days to travel km to Sinai after the Red Sea including 7 days camping in the wilderness of Sin and 3 days battling the Amalekites at Rephidim and a second Sabbath day before reaching Sinai. 5. Distance traveled from Egypt to Jebel Al-Lawz based upon actual route, not line of sight is Km. a. Temple Sinai’s book group meets monthly to enjoy lively discussion about a range of book selections, ranging from classics to contemporary Jewish fiction and non-fiction. Books are chosen by group consensus at the beginning of each year. Egypt changed its name to the Arab Republic of Egypt in The War. The removal of United Nations forces in the Sinai at Egypt's request and Egypt's closing of the Gulf of Aqaba to Israeli ships led to war with Israel in Israel again invaded the Sinai, reaching the Suez Canal itself, and retook the Gaza Strip. Sadat: War and Peace.