Item description for Thoughts to Ponder: Daring Observations About the Jewish Tradition by Nathan T. Lopes Cardozo...
Thoughts to Ponder is a collection of short, and often unusual, observations about the complexities of human existence and religious meaning. Rabbi Cardozo masterfully weaves together the intriguing perspectives of renowned Western and religious thinkers spanning the ages as he deals with subjects that range from "Jewish Identity, Jewish Leadership and Rebellion" and "The Therapy of Sport" to "Religious Stringencies: Good or Bad?" The Baal Shem Tov, Rav Avraham Yitschak Kook, Emanuel Kant and Charles Darwin are just some of the legendary figures who appear in this eclectic work. Each "Thought" contains stimulating and eye-opening concepts that will plant seeds of curiosity in the minds of readers.
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Studio: Urim Publications
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6" Height: 8.75" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 2002
Publisher Urim Publications
ISBN 9657108403 ISBN13 9789657108406
Reviews - What do customers think about Thoughts to Ponder: Daring Observations About the Jewish Tradition?
A Rabbi answers Dec 6, 2004
These thoughts are a collection of E- mail responsa in which Rabbi Lopes- Cardozo speaks to the problems of many of his students. They reveal his deep concern for Clal Yisrael, for Torah and for the importance of making Jewish society better than it is now. A reader of this work will understand much about Judaism, and about the way ' it thinks'.