Articles By Rabbi Louis Jacobs

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    Rabbi Louis Jacobs

    Rabbi Dr. Louis Jacobs (1920-2006) was a Masorti rabbi, the first leader of Masorti Judaism (also known as Conservative Judaism) in the United Kingdom, and a leading writer and thinker on Judaism.


    • MJL Author Article 120

      Humility in Judaism

      Being humble is one of the key traits that Judaism values.

    • MJL Author Article 121

      Levites

      Even after the Temple's destruction, Levites enjoy some unique ritual privileges.

    • MJL Author Article 122

      Song of Songs

      The Rabbis taught: All the writings are holy, but the Song of Songs is the Holy of Holies.

    • MJL Author Article 123

      Vegetarianism and Kashrut

      Moral and theological implications of vegetarianism can be seen as a challenge to the rabbinic tradition.

    • MJL Author Article 124

      Herem

      Traditional ban separating a person from the rest of the community.

    • MJL Author Article 125

      Reward and Punishment

      A concept that accounts for suffering, but also contributes to the problem of its existence.

    • MJL Author Article 126

      Rashi

      From his day until the present, Rashi has been the most beloved of all medieval teachers.

    • MJL Author Article 127

      Loving and Fearing God

      Should Jews feel one emotion over the other--or both equally?

    • MJL Author Article 128

      Cain and Abel

      Classic tale of brothers and murder.

    • MJL Author Article 129

      Heresy in Judaism

      Various movements within the religion have been viewed heretical by those who disagreed with them.


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