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The Great Courses: Introduction to Judaism (DVD and Book) Part 1 and 2

By: Professor Shai Cherry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chantilly, VA, The Great Courses: 2004

Seller ID: 038998

ISBN: 1565859251

Condition: Like New


As a religion, culture, and civilization, Judaism has evolved in surprising ways during its long and remarkable history. In this series of 24 lectures, Professor Cherry explores this rich religious heritage from biblical times to today. The many topics you will learn about include: the oral Torah (the Mishnah) and its commentary (the Gemarahow), which constitute the Talmud; the three pillars of the world defined more than 2,000 years ago by Shimon the Righteous: Torah, worship, and deeds of loving kindness; the calendar of Jewish holidays, from the most important, the Sabbath, to the key holid... View more info