How to Get More Out of Being Jewish Even If:: A. You Are Not Sure You Believe in God, B. You Think Going to Synagogue Is a Waste of Time, C. You Think Keeping Kosher Is Stupid, D. You Hated Hebrew School, or E. All of the Above!
by Gil Mann
Tackling some of the most pertinent questions Jews ask themselves every day, this book examines the relevance of the Jewish religion and its ... Show synopsis Tackling some of the most pertinent questions Jews ask themselves every day, this book examines the relevance of the Jewish religion and its traditions in the modern world. Culled from interviews with Jews from varying backgrounds, it addresses the major issues that affect all Jews, regardless of age, sex, or level of practice. From answering the question "What is Judaism anyway?" and addressing the relationships between Jews and their community to discussing the issues involved in keeping kosher and the state of Jewish education, this book offers hints for reconciling ancient religious customs with life in the 21st century. Suggestions for people interested in further exploration of Judaism and a list of references for more research complete this resource for Jews who are seeking to enrich their spiritual lives.