Praise Her Works: Conversations with Biblical Women

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This rich collection celebrates 23 biblical women, from the familiar Sarah, Miriam, Ruth, and Esther, to the more mysterious Hatzlelponi mother of Samson) and the unnamed "Wife of Ovadiah." Based on the 13th-century Yemenite Midrash ha-Gadol (literally, the Great Midrash)--a work only partially translated into English and, until now, virtually unknown to American Jews--this new volume presents stories, commentaries, original monologues, and discussion topics touching upon the lives of Jewish women today. Penina Adelman ...

Praise Her Works: Conversations with Biblical Women 2005, Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9780827608238

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