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The Resource Four centuries of Jewish women's spirituality : a sourcebook, edited and with introductions by Ellen M. Umansky and Dianne Ashton

Four centuries of Jewish women's spirituality : a sourcebook, edited and with introductions by Ellen M. Umansky and Dianne Ashton

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Four centuries of Jewish women's spirituality : a sourcebook
Title
Four centuries of Jewish women's spirituality
Title remainder
a sourcebook
Statement of responsibility
edited and with introductions by Ellen M. Umansky and Dianne Ashton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The work emphasizes recent decades, and includes prayers, poems, ethical wills, sermons, sisterhood minutes, excerpts from women's organizational handbooks, and speeches to Jewish women's organizations
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
296.7/082
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Umansky, Ellen M
  • Ashton, Dianne
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  • Judaism
  • Jewish meditations
  • Jewish women
  • Jewish women
  • Jewish literature
  • Jewish literature
  • Jewish meditations
  • Jewish women
  • Jewish women
  • Judaism
Label
Four centuries of Jewish women's spirituality : a sourcebook, edited and with introductions by Ellen M. Umansky and Dianne Ashton
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-340) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Letter to her sister Bona and to Simon Wolf Auerbach
  • Nina Davis Salaman
  • "Of prayer"
  • Nina Davis Salaman
  • The Jewish woman in religious life
  • Bertha Pappenheim
  • Prayers
  • Bertha Pappenheim
  • "With the Taytsh-Khumesh"
  • Miriam Ulinover
  • "The
  • Henele,
  • old prayer book"
  • Miriam Ulinover
  • "Prayers"
  • Kadya Molodowsky
  • "Songs of women"
  • Kadya Molodowsky
  • For reform synagogue, Berlin
  • Lily H. Montagu
  • Judaism and its ceremonies
  • Sarah Kussy
  • daughter of Abraham Ha-Levi Heller
  • From
  • The Women's League Handbook and Guide
  • Sarah Kussy
  • Letter to Baldassar Bonifaccio
  • Sara Copia Sullam
  • From her memoirs
  • Glückel of Hameln
  • Four Tkhines : Tkhine of the matriarchs ; Tkhine of the matriarchs for Rosh Hodesh Elul ; The Tkhine of Three Gates ; On putting the Sabbath loaf into the oven
  • pt. II 1800-1890, Stronger voices :
  • Untitled poem
  • Piety, persuasion, and friendship : a history of Jewish women's spirituality
  • Rahel Luzzato Morpurgo
  • Last poem
  • Rahel Luzzato Morpurgo
  • From her diary
  • Judith Lady Montefiore
  • From her private journal of a visit to Egypt and Palestine
  • Judith Lady Montefiore
  • From
  • The Spirit of Judaism
  • Grace Aguilar
  • pt. I 1560-1800, Traditional voices :
  • Letter to Maria Fenno Hoffmann
  • Rebecca Gratz
  • Letter to Miriam Moses Cohen
  • Rebecca Gratz
  • A report on the Hebrew Sunday School of Philadelphia
  • Rebecca Gratz
  • Address to a graduating student of the Hebrew Sunday School
  • Louisa B. Hart
  • "The
  • destruction of Jerusalem"
  • A Yiddish letter to her son Moses in Cairo
  • Rebekah Hyneman
  • "Ruth's song"
  • Rebekah Hyneman
  • From her diary
  • Emma Mordecai
  • "Hymn"
  • Penina Moise
  • "Piety"
  • Penina Moise
  • "Man's dignity"
  • Rachel,
  • Penina Moise
  • "The
  • angel and the child"
  • Rosa Emma Salaman
  • "Drifts that bar my door"
  • Adah Isaacs Menken
  • An ethical will written to her son
  • Grace Nathan
  • A letter of counsel to her son before sailing for America
  • Yette Beckman
  • widow of Rabbi Eliezer Susman Ashkenazi
  • Letter to her son
  • Lena Roth
  • From
  • Records and reflections
  • Rachel Simon
  • Morning prayer
  • Fanny Neuda
  • Prayer after safe delivery
  • Fanny Neuda
  • "In the Jewish synagogue at Newport"
  • Letter to her husband, Loeb Sarel Gutmans
  • Emma Lazarus
  • "The
  • New Year, Rosh-Hashanah, 5643 (1882)"
  • Emma Lazarus
  • From "An
  • epistle to the Hebrews
  • Emma Lazarus
  • pt. III 1890-1960, Urgent voices :
  • From the Minute Book of Temple Israel Sisterhood
  • From the minutes of the Society Esrath Nashim, Philadelphia
  • Sarel,
  • Yom Kippur sermon
  • Ray Frank
  • Prayer at the Jewish Women's Congress
  • Ray Frank
  • Woman in the synagogue
  • Ray Frank
  • The influence of the Jewish religion in the home
  • Mary M. Cohen
  • Judaism, old and new
  • Josephine Lazarus
  • daughter of Moses
  • Welcoming address, first convention, National Council of Jewish Women
  • Rebekah Kohut
  • Report of National Committee on religious school work
  • Julia Richman
  • Presidential address at reception given by the New York section, National Council of Jewish Women
  • Hannah Greenbaum Solomon
  • The influence of women in bringing religious conviction to bear upon daily life
  • Minnie D. Louis
  • "The
  • power of the spirit"
  • Letter to Adele Szold Seltzer and Bertha Szold Levin
  • Savina J. Teubal
  • Sermon, Yom Kippur, 5749
  • Shira Milgrom
  • Rosh Hashanah Sermon
  • Sue Levi Elwell
  • Body memories
  • E.M. Broner
  • Sitting Shiva for a lost love
  • E.M. Broner
  • The study of Torah as a religious act
  • Henrietta Szold
  • Dvora Weisberg
  • On Tefillin
  • Susan C. Grossman
  • The gifts of first fruits
  • Amy Eilberg
  • "For Sheila"
  • Barbara E. Breitman
  • Survival and memory
  • Itka Frajman Zygmuntowicz,
  • with
  • "Eve"
  • Sara Horowitz
  • The spiritual power of music
  • Judith Kaplan Eisenstein
  • Growing up Jewish
  • Marcia Cohn Spiegel
  • We learned from the grandparents : memories of a Cochin Jewish woman
  • Ruby Daniel,
  • with
  • Barbara C. Johnson
  • "Tishe b'Av on 48th Street"
  • Anda Amir
  • Kathryn Hellerstein
  • A personal reflection
  • Karen Erdos,
  • with
  • Dianne Ashton
  • "Resisting Yom Hashoah 1985"
  • Blu Greenberg
  • "The
  • Mikvah"
  • Blu Greenberg
  • "Lot's wife"
  • A Rosh Hodesh ceremony
  • Vicki Hollander
  • Mikvah ceremony for Laura
  • Laura Levitt,
  • Sue Ann Wasserman
  • God and abuse : a survivor's story
  • Sophia Benjamin
  • Anda Amir
  • From her diary
  • Hannah Senesh
  • "The
  • woman poet"
  • Prayer composed for dedication of Temple Israel Museum
  • Gertrud Kolmar
  • The Jewish woman"
  • Gertrud Kolmar
  • "We Jews"
  • Gertrud Kolmar
  • God in the silence
  • Tehilla Lichtenstein
  • Believing is seeing
  • Tehilla Lichtenstein
  • Reserve resources
  • Grace Cohen Shohert
  • Paula Ackerman
  • Congregational address
  • Paula Ackerman
  • Songs of Yemenite women : "In the name of God I shall begin" ; "I shall begin to sing"
  • pt. IV 1960-1990, Contemporary voices :
  • "Leaves"
  • Malka Heifetz Tussman
  • "Last apple"
  • Malka Heifetz Tussman
  • "Mild, my wild"
  • Letter to Haym Peretz
  • Malka Heifetz Tussman
  • "I say"
  • Malka Heifetz Tussman
  • The coming of Lilith
  • Judith Plaskow
  • "I am a dead bird"
  • Zelda
  • "Yom Kippur Eve"
  • Zelda
  • "Sun-startled pines"
  • Henrietta Szold
  • Zelda
  • "A
  • heavy silence"
  • Zelda
  • "Moon is teaching Bible"
  • Zelda
  • Mikva dreams : a performance
  • Mierle Laderman Ukeles
  • "Meditation on menstruation"
  • Merle Feld
  • Letter to Alice Seligsberg
  • "Healing after a miscarriage"
  • Merle Feld
  • "We all stood together"
  • Merle Feld
  • A convert's road to prayer
  • Gail Berkeley
  • "All alone among the Vikings"
  • Constance Gemson
  • "Lot's wife"
  • Constance Gemson
  • Henrietta Szold
  • "A
  • song to Jacob who removed the stone from the mouth of the well"
  • Rivka Miriam
  • "Eve"
  • Miriam Oren
  • Campus pilgrimage to reverse the nuclear arms race
  • Sheila Peltz Weinberg
  • Reclaiming the covenant : a Jewish feminist's search for meaning
  • Ellen M. Umansky
  • Re-visioning Sarah : a Midrash on Genesis 22
  • Letter to Mrs. Julius Rosenwald
  • Ellen M. Umansky
  • My dance work as a reflection of a Jewish woman's spirituality
  • Fanchon Shur
  • "Sabbath"
  • Marcia Falk
  • "Dialogues"
  • Marcia Falk
  • Introduction to new blessings
  • Marcia Falk
  • Kiddush (sanctification) for new holidays and occassions
  • Henrietta Szold
  • Marcia Falk
  • Sheheheyanu (blessing for renewal)
  • Marcia Falk
  • Encountering the divine prescence
  • Laura Gellar
  • The womb and the world : a fertility ritual for Hannah
  • Penina V. Adelman
  • A ritual of loss
  • Penina V. Adelman
  • Simchat Hochmah
Control code
ocm24504872
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780807036129
Lccn
91032959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)24504872
Label
Four centuries of Jewish women's spirituality : a sourcebook, edited and with introductions by Ellen M. Umansky and Dianne Ashton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-340) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Letter to her sister Bona and to Simon Wolf Auerbach
  • Nina Davis Salaman
  • "Of prayer"
  • Nina Davis Salaman
  • The Jewish woman in religious life
  • Bertha Pappenheim
  • Prayers
  • Bertha Pappenheim
  • "With the Taytsh-Khumesh"
  • Miriam Ulinover
  • "The
  • Henele,
  • old prayer book"
  • Miriam Ulinover
  • "Prayers"
  • Kadya Molodowsky
  • "Songs of women"
  • Kadya Molodowsky
  • For reform synagogue, Berlin
  • Lily H. Montagu
  • Judaism and its ceremonies
  • Sarah Kussy
  • daughter of Abraham Ha-Levi Heller
  • From
  • The Women's League Handbook and Guide
  • Sarah Kussy
  • Letter to Baldassar Bonifaccio
  • Sara Copia Sullam
  • From her memoirs
  • Glückel of Hameln
  • Four Tkhines : Tkhine of the matriarchs ; Tkhine of the matriarchs for Rosh Hodesh Elul ; The Tkhine of Three Gates ; On putting the Sabbath loaf into the oven
  • pt. II 1800-1890, Stronger voices :
  • Untitled poem
  • Piety, persuasion, and friendship : a history of Jewish women's spirituality
  • Rahel Luzzato Morpurgo
  • Last poem
  • Rahel Luzzato Morpurgo
  • From her diary
  • Judith Lady Montefiore
  • From her private journal of a visit to Egypt and Palestine
  • Judith Lady Montefiore
  • From
  • The Spirit of Judaism
  • Grace Aguilar
  • pt. I 1560-1800, Traditional voices :
  • Letter to Maria Fenno Hoffmann
  • Rebecca Gratz
  • Letter to Miriam Moses Cohen
  • Rebecca Gratz
  • A report on the Hebrew Sunday School of Philadelphia
  • Rebecca Gratz
  • Address to a graduating student of the Hebrew Sunday School
  • Louisa B. Hart
  • "The
  • destruction of Jerusalem"
  • A Yiddish letter to her son Moses in Cairo
  • Rebekah Hyneman
  • "Ruth's song"
  • Rebekah Hyneman
  • From her diary
  • Emma Mordecai
  • "Hymn"
  • Penina Moise
  • "Piety"
  • Penina Moise
  • "Man's dignity"
  • Rachel,
  • Penina Moise
  • "The
  • angel and the child"
  • Rosa Emma Salaman
  • "Drifts that bar my door"
  • Adah Isaacs Menken
  • An ethical will written to her son
  • Grace Nathan
  • A letter of counsel to her son before sailing for America
  • Yette Beckman
  • widow of Rabbi Eliezer Susman Ashkenazi
  • Letter to her son
  • Lena Roth
  • From
  • Records and reflections
  • Rachel Simon
  • Morning prayer
  • Fanny Neuda
  • Prayer after safe delivery
  • Fanny Neuda
  • "In the Jewish synagogue at Newport"
  • Letter to her husband, Loeb Sarel Gutmans
  • Emma Lazarus
  • "The
  • New Year, Rosh-Hashanah, 5643 (1882)"
  • Emma Lazarus
  • From "An
  • epistle to the Hebrews
  • Emma Lazarus
  • pt. III 1890-1960, Urgent voices :
  • From the Minute Book of Temple Israel Sisterhood
  • From the minutes of the Society Esrath Nashim, Philadelphia
  • Sarel,
  • Yom Kippur sermon
  • Ray Frank
  • Prayer at the Jewish Women's Congress
  • Ray Frank
  • Woman in the synagogue
  • Ray Frank
  • The influence of the Jewish religion in the home
  • Mary M. Cohen
  • Judaism, old and new
  • Josephine Lazarus
  • daughter of Moses
  • Welcoming address, first convention, National Council of Jewish Women
  • Rebekah Kohut
  • Report of National Committee on religious school work
  • Julia Richman
  • Presidential address at reception given by the New York section, National Council of Jewish Women
  • Hannah Greenbaum Solomon
  • The influence of women in bringing religious conviction to bear upon daily life
  • Minnie D. Louis
  • "The
  • power of the spirit"
  • Letter to Adele Szold Seltzer and Bertha Szold Levin
  • Savina J. Teubal
  • Sermon, Yom Kippur, 5749
  • Shira Milgrom
  • Rosh Hashanah Sermon
  • Sue Levi Elwell
  • Body memories
  • E.M. Broner
  • Sitting Shiva for a lost love
  • E.M. Broner
  • The study of Torah as a religious act
  • Henrietta Szold
  • Dvora Weisberg
  • On Tefillin
  • Susan C. Grossman
  • The gifts of first fruits
  • Amy Eilberg
  • "For Sheila"
  • Barbara E. Breitman
  • Survival and memory
  • Itka Frajman Zygmuntowicz,
  • with
  • "Eve"
  • Sara Horowitz
  • The spiritual power of music
  • Judith Kaplan Eisenstein
  • Growing up Jewish
  • Marcia Cohn Spiegel
  • We learned from the grandparents : memories of a Cochin Jewish woman
  • Ruby Daniel,
  • with
  • Barbara C. Johnson
  • "Tishe b'Av on 48th Street"
  • Anda Amir
  • Kathryn Hellerstein
  • A personal reflection
  • Karen Erdos,
  • with
  • Dianne Ashton
  • "Resisting Yom Hashoah 1985"
  • Blu Greenberg
  • "The
  • Mikvah"
  • Blu Greenberg
  • "Lot's wife"
  • A Rosh Hodesh ceremony
  • Vicki Hollander
  • Mikvah ceremony for Laura
  • Laura Levitt,
  • Sue Ann Wasserman
  • God and abuse : a survivor's story
  • Sophia Benjamin
  • Anda Amir
  • From her diary
  • Hannah Senesh
  • "The
  • woman poet"
  • Prayer composed for dedication of Temple Israel Museum
  • Gertrud Kolmar
  • The Jewish woman"
  • Gertrud Kolmar
  • "We Jews"
  • Gertrud Kolmar
  • God in the silence
  • Tehilla Lichtenstein
  • Believing is seeing
  • Tehilla Lichtenstein
  • Reserve resources
  • Grace Cohen Shohert
  • Paula Ackerman
  • Congregational address
  • Paula Ackerman
  • Songs of Yemenite women : "In the name of God I shall begin" ; "I shall begin to sing"
  • pt. IV 1960-1990, Contemporary voices :
  • "Leaves"
  • Malka Heifetz Tussman
  • "Last apple"
  • Malka Heifetz Tussman
  • "Mild, my wild"
  • Letter to Haym Peretz
  • Malka Heifetz Tussman
  • "I say"
  • Malka Heifetz Tussman
  • The coming of Lilith
  • Judith Plaskow
  • "I am a dead bird"
  • Zelda
  • "Yom Kippur Eve"
  • Zelda
  • "Sun-startled pines"
  • Henrietta Szold
  • Zelda
  • "A
  • heavy silence"
  • Zelda
  • "Moon is teaching Bible"
  • Zelda
  • Mikva dreams : a performance
  • Mierle Laderman Ukeles
  • "Meditation on menstruation"
  • Merle Feld
  • Letter to Alice Seligsberg
  • "Healing after a miscarriage"
  • Merle Feld
  • "We all stood together"
  • Merle Feld
  • A convert's road to prayer
  • Gail Berkeley
  • "All alone among the Vikings"
  • Constance Gemson
  • "Lot's wife"
  • Constance Gemson
  • Henrietta Szold
  • "A
  • song to Jacob who removed the stone from the mouth of the well"
  • Rivka Miriam
  • "Eve"
  • Miriam Oren
  • Campus pilgrimage to reverse the nuclear arms race
  • Sheila Peltz Weinberg
  • Reclaiming the covenant : a Jewish feminist's search for meaning
  • Ellen M. Umansky
  • Re-visioning Sarah : a Midrash on Genesis 22
  • Letter to Mrs. Julius Rosenwald
  • Ellen M. Umansky
  • My dance work as a reflection of a Jewish woman's spirituality
  • Fanchon Shur
  • "Sabbath"
  • Marcia Falk
  • "Dialogues"
  • Marcia Falk
  • Introduction to new blessings
  • Marcia Falk
  • Kiddush (sanctification) for new holidays and occassions
  • Henrietta Szold
  • Marcia Falk
  • Sheheheyanu (blessing for renewal)
  • Marcia Falk
  • Encountering the divine prescence
  • Laura Gellar
  • The womb and the world : a fertility ritual for Hannah
  • Penina V. Adelman
  • A ritual of loss
  • Penina V. Adelman
  • Simchat Hochmah
Control code
ocm24504872
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xvii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780807036129
Lccn
91032959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)24504872

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