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A guide to Jewish knowledge

Author: Chaim Pearl; Reuben Solomon Brookes
Publisher: London : Jewish Chronicle Publications, 1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [4th ed., rev.]View all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chaim Pearl; Reuben Solomon Brookes
ISBN: 0900498021 9780900498022
OCLC Number: 13508901
Description: 123 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Jewish religious observances --
Section 1. The calendar --
Section 2. The Sabbath --
Section 3. Festivals: --
(a) Pesach (Passover) --
(b) Shavout (feast of weaks) --
(c) Sukkot (Tabernacles) --
Section 4. High festivals: --
(a) Rosh Hashanah (new year) --
(b) Yom Kippur (day of atonement) --
Section 5. Minor festivals: --
(a) Chanukah --
(b) Purim --
(c) Lag Ba'Omer --
(d) Tu B'Shevat (new year for trees) --
(e) Rosh Chodesh (new moon) --
(f) Yom Ha'atzmaut (Israel independence day) --
General --
Section 6. The special Sabbaths --
Section 7. The minor fasts --
Section 8. Kashrut and the dietary laws --
Section 9. A classified terminology (Synagogue-home-prayer-dietary laws-festivals-from the cradle to the grave-education and Hebrew literature-ethics) --
The basic sources of Jewish life and thought --
Section 10. The Bible and its contents --
Section 11. The prayer book --
Section 12. The Talmud --
Section 13. The Midrash --
Section 14. Medieval scholars and writers from Rashi to the Shulchan Aruch --
Hebrew --
Section 15. Alphabet --
vowels --
neginot (accents) --
History --
Section 16. A bird's-eye view of Jewish history: Abraham to the present day --
Chapter one: the first Jewish commonwealth --
Chapter two: the second Jewish commonwealth --
Chapter three: the period of the Rabbis --
Chapter four: the golden age in Spain --
Chapter five: through the darkness of medieval central Europe --
Chapter six: the great centers of Poland and Russia --
Chapter seven: the age of emancipation --
Chapter eight: the Jews in our own day --
An outline of basic Judaism --
Section 17. Chapter one: Judaism --
a definition --
Chapter two: the Jewish teaching about God --
Chapter three: Israel --
Chapter four: the Torah and Jewish law --
Chapter five: the Messiah --
Chapter six: Some other important teachings: (man is free-reward and punishment-sin-repentance-life after death).
Responsibility: by Chaim Pearl and Reuben S. Brookes.

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