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The gift of rest : rediscovering the beauty of the Sabbath

Author: Joseph I Lieberman; David Klinghoffer; Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America.
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn : Howard Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Howard books hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Discusses the importance of observing the Jewish Sabbath as both a practical and spiritual exercise, and provides guidelines for properly incoporating the Sabbath into everyday life.
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Named Person: Joseph I Lieberman; Joseph I Lieberman; Joseph I Lieberman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph I Lieberman; David Klinghoffer; Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America.
ISBN: 9781451606171 1451606176 9781451606188 1451606184
OCLC Number: 687665883
Description: x, 230 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : the gift of the Sabbath --
Sabbath eve : preparations, physical and spiritual : Friday afternoon --
Kabbalat Shabbat : welcoming the Sabbath : Friday evening service --
The Shabbat meal : honoring God, blessing each other : Friday night at home --
Sunset, sunrise : intimacy, human and divine : Friday night & Saturday morning --
Morning prayers : the covenant of destiny : Saturday morning prayers --
The Torah reading : revering God's word : Saturday morning --
The gift of leisure : honoring God with our rest : Saturday afternoon --
Interrupting the Sabbath : discerning the greater good --
Leaving the Sabbath : making wise distinctions : Saturday evening --
The six days of labor : working with a purpose --
Conclusion : making your own Sabbath.
Responsibility: Joe Lieberman with David Klinghoffer ; in conjunction with Orthodox Union.

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According to ancient tradition, Moses received the Sabbath as the fourth of the Ten Commandments at Mt. Sinai. In this book, Lieberman offers the gift of Sabbath observance--a gift that has anchored,  Read more...

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"The author deftly weaves his experience as an observant Jew on Capitol Hill into the readable exposition. Appealing for true believers and politicos alike."

 
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