By Ken Koltun-Fromm
German rabbi, student, and theologian Abraham Geiger (1810–1874) is famous because the relevant chief of the Reform circulation in German Judaism. In his new paintings, Ken Koltun-Fromm argues that for Geiger own which means in religion—rather than rote ritual perform or recognition of dogma—was the foremost to religion’s ethical authority. In 5 chapters, the e-book explores matters principal to Geiger’s paintings that talk to modern Jewish practice—historical reminiscence, biblical interpretation, ritual and gender practices, rabbinic authority, and Jewish schooling. this is often crucial studying for students, rabbis, rabbinical scholars, and trained Jewish readers attracted to Conservative and Reform Judaism.
Published with the beneficiant aid of the Lucius N. Littauer Foundation.
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