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[PDF / Epub] ✅ Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot By Rabbi Rami Shapiro – African-american-literature.co Our wisest teachers are those who can draw on ancient wisdom and re new it with new meaning That is what Rami Shapiro has done by rereading retranslating and renewing Pirke Avot which comes alive and Our wisest teachers are those who can draw on ancient wisdom and re new it with new meaning That is what Rami Shapiro has done by rereading retranslating and renewing Pirke Avot which comes alive and glowing in his hands Arthur Waskow author of Down to Earth Judaism and Seasons of Our JoyWisdom of the Jewish Sages is a fresh interpretation of Judaism's principal ethical scripture Pirke Avot or The Sayings of the Fathers a treasury of maxims on justice integrity and virtue Gathered into one volume in the third century it represents the essential spiritual teaching of sixty five remarkable rabbis who spanned the preceding six hundred years For centuries it has been the most widely studied book in traditional Jewish homes Now Rabbi Shapiro's modern reading of Pirke Avot makes its timeless knowledge available to a new generation of seekers.

Our wisest teachers are those who can draw on ancient wisdom and re new it with new meaning That is what Rami Shapiro has done by rereading retranslating and renewing Pirke Avot which comes alive and glowing in his hands Arthur Waskow author of Down to Earth Judaism and Seasons of Our JoyWisdom of the Jewish Sages is a fresh interpretation of Judaism's principal ethical scripture Pirke Avot or The Sayings of the Fathers a treasury of maxims on justice integrity and virtue Gathered into one volume in the third century it represents the essential spiritual teaching of sixty five remarkable rabbis who spanned the preceding six hundred years For centuries it has been the most widely studied book in traditional Jewish homes Now Rabbi Shapiro's modern reading of Pirke Avot makes its timeless knowledge available to a new generation of seekers.

MOBI african american literature.co ¶ Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot

MOBI african american literature.co ¶ Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot

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  1. John S. Ryan John S. Ryan says:

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  2. Jim Lichtman Jim Lichtman says:

    MOBI african american literature.co ¶ Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot wisdom book, jewish pdf, sages: book, modern download, reading pdf, pirke mobile, avot kindle, Wisdom of pdf, the Jewish mobile, the Jewish Sages: A epub, of the Jewish free, of the Jewish Sages: A mobile, Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot PDF/EPUBThis is wisdom that applies to each of us no matter our background or beliefs Rabbi Rami makes it clear and wisely allows us to see o


  3. John S. Ryan John S. Ryan says:

    MOBI african american literature.co ¶ Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot wisdom book, jewish pdf, sages: book, modern download, reading pdf, pirke mobile, avot kindle, Wisdom of pdf, the Jewish mobile, the Jewish Sages: A epub, of the Jewish free, of the Jewish Sages: A mobile, Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot PDF/EPUBRabbi Rami Shapiro liturgical poet extraordinaire here provides a marvelously lucid poetic rendering of Pirke Avot in the style of eg Stephen Mitchell's Tao Te ChingI must disagree however with the reviewers who have called Rabbi Shapiro's work a translation It is not and he himself recommends in the book's eually lucid preface that it be read in conjunction with not as a replacement for a conventional translationLike Mitchell's Tao Te Ching this work is an i


  4. F. Daniel Endy F. Daniel Endy says:

    MOBI african american literature.co ¶ Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot wisdom book, jewish pdf, sages: book, modern download, reading pdf, pirke mobile, avot kindle, Wisdom of pdf, the Jewish mobile, the Jewish Sages: A epub, of the Jewish free, of the Jewish Sages: A mobile, Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot PDF/EPUBI was first introduced to the Pirke peer kay Avot ah vote around 1994 It was one of those traditional versions with so much interpretaive text by the scholar that I could barely figure out what the Pirke Avot had actually said But I could tell there was value there so I kept reading and searchingThe Pirke Avot is also known as the Sayings of the Fathers the Wisdom of the Sages and the Ethics of the FathersThis version is what I always wanted It's just the Sayings There is no extraneous fluffThis is on a par with the Tao Te Ching in some respects If you are interested see Jane English's classic translation of that


  5. Dale S. Cooperman Dale S. Cooperman says:

    MOBI african american literature.co ¶ Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot wisdom book, jewish pdf, sages: book, modern download, reading pdf, pirke mobile, avot kindle, Wisdom of pdf, the Jewish mobile, the Jewish Sages: A epub, of the Jewish free, of the Jewish Sages: A mobile, Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot PDF/EPUBI have taught Pirke Avot to 14 year olds using several different sources and have studied these sayings of the sages for many years While this volume does not come with commentary this book has become my pocket source and these particular verses are my favoriteI now use them regularly at the beginning of faculty meetings in order to create a setting that supports integrity while providing an opportunity for professionals to think together


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    MOBI african american literature.co ¶ Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot wisdom book, jewish pdf, sages: book, modern download, reading pdf, pirke mobile, avot kindle, Wisdom of pdf, the Jewish mobile, the Jewish Sages: A epub, of the Jewish free, of the Jewish Sages: A mobile, Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot PDF/EPUBA wonderful and beautiful bookSuggestion also read and compare the original Pirkey Avot in Hebrew as well as various other classic rabbinic translations into English Rami Shapiro's teaching shines as he brings this ancient wisdom forward into a contemporary poetic usable context


  7. S. murugananda S. murugananda says:

    MOBI african american literature.co ¶ Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot wisdom book, jewish pdf, sages: book, modern download, reading pdf, pirke mobile, avot kindle, Wisdom of pdf, the Jewish mobile, the Jewish Sages: A epub, of the Jewish free, of the Jewish Sages: A mobile, Wisdom of the Jewish Sages: A Modern Reading of Pirke Avot PDF/EPUBA book of wisdom by one of my favorite rabbis and interpreters of Jewish wisdom Reb Rami writes well without being didactic read his other books as well Open Secret Minyan and so on


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