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The Resource Passing life's tests : spiritual reflections on the trial of Abraham, the binding of Isaac, Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson

Passing life's tests : spiritual reflections on the trial of Abraham, the binding of Isaac, Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson

Label
Passing life's tests : spiritual reflections on the trial of Abraham, the binding of Isaac
Title
Passing life's tests
Title remainder
spiritual reflections on the trial of Abraham, the binding of Isaac
Statement of responsibility
Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Artson, Bradley Shavit
Dewey number
296.3/11
Index
no index present
LC call number
BM723
LC item number
.A735 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish way of life
  • Isaac
  • Abraham
Label
Passing life's tests : spiritual reflections on the trial of Abraham, the binding of Isaac, Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-150)
Contents
Preface: why read this book? -- Introduction: seeing ourselves in the biblical mirror -- The trial of Abraham, the binding of Isaac: text and commentary -- Life's tests -- Mortality: adversity: what you learn when you're under the knife -- Paradox: the enduring covenant -- Priorities: time's tyranny: balancing spontaneity and foresight -- Solidarity: of love and loyalties -- Faith, fear, and faithfulness: can faith save? -- People above principles: and God tested Sarah -- Walking the walk: tested by our deeds -- Integrity: hearing the voice of God -- Resilience: we can learn from our trials -- Responsibility: what we sacrifice for our parents -- Joy: is it okay to love life? -- Mindfulness:-of children and the spiritual life -- Suffering: a new Jewish response -- Conclusion: belief-know before whom you stand
Control code
2012034508
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 150 p.
Isbn
9781580236317
Lccn
2012034508
Label
Passing life's tests : spiritual reflections on the trial of Abraham, the binding of Isaac, Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-150)
Contents
Preface: why read this book? -- Introduction: seeing ourselves in the biblical mirror -- The trial of Abraham, the binding of Isaac: text and commentary -- Life's tests -- Mortality: adversity: what you learn when you're under the knife -- Paradox: the enduring covenant -- Priorities: time's tyranny: balancing spontaneity and foresight -- Solidarity: of love and loyalties -- Faith, fear, and faithfulness: can faith save? -- People above principles: and God tested Sarah -- Walking the walk: tested by our deeds -- Integrity: hearing the voice of God -- Resilience: we can learn from our trials -- Responsibility: what we sacrifice for our parents -- Joy: is it okay to love life? -- Mindfulness:-of children and the spiritual life -- Suffering: a new Jewish response -- Conclusion: belief-know before whom you stand
Control code
2012034508
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 150 p.
Isbn
9781580236317
Lccn
2012034508

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