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The Secrets of Hebrew Words

The Secrets of Hebrew Words (Paperback)

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Ever since the earliest times, Jewish scholars have looked to the Hebrew language as a source of holiness and a wellspring of wisdom. Both letters and words, it has always been assumed, they have hidden messages and secrets to be sought after, as if we are opening a shell to extract the fruit. Rabbi Benjamin Blech has gathered many examples of the meanings hidden within Hebrew words and has explained them to the modern reader_even those who do not know any Hebrew. The result is both a fine illustration of this activity as well as a book rich with Jewish insight and teachings.

Languages with Grant & CutlerPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesReligion & BeliefsJudaism Publisher: Jason Aronson Inc. Publishers Publication Date: 07/07/1977 ISBN-13: 9781568219189  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Rabbi Benjamin Blech is a nationally recognized educator, religious leader, author, and lecturer. He served as rabbi of Young Israel of Oceanside for more than three decades and is assistant professor of Talmud at Yeshiva University in New York City. He has been the scholar-in-residence for numerous congregations throughout the United States, Canada, and the Orient, and he has lectured to Jewish communities in Israel, Australia, and many other countries. Rabbi Blech has written articles for Tradition, Jewish Life, Reader's Digest, Jewish Week, Newsweek, and Newsday. He is the author of More Secrets of Hebrew Words: Holy Days and Happy Days and Understanding Judaism: The Basics of Deed and Creed, which is now available on video as a series of lectures distributed by the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations.

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