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.


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      Azariah de Rossi

      Medieval Italian scholar pioneered the 'scientific' study of the Jewish past.

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      Rabbenu Tam

      The grandson of Rashi and leader of medieval French Jewry.

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      Gematria

      Assigning numerical values to letters yields infinite interpretations.

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      Dov Baer of Lubavitch

      Hasidic scholar wrote extensively on the mystical mind.

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      Or Ha-Hayyim

      Hayyim Ibn Atar was most famous for his Bible commentary with a mystical bent.

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      Kosher Animals

      Mammals, birds, fish, and even some locusts are kosher only if they meet the exacting criteria set out in the Bible and rabbinic law.

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      Business Competition in Judaism

      What is unfair competition in business? There are many Jewish answers.

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      The Haggadah

      A brief overview of the book that serves as guide, script, and liturgy of the Passover seder.

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      Menahem Meiri

      This medieval talmudist's religious tolerance was ahead of his time.

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      Heinrich Graetz

      A historian of Judaism with a deep faith in tradition.


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