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A Leader"s Guide to The Study of The Jewish Moral Virtues

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Published by Jewish Publication Society of America .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism,
  • Moral theology,
  • Religion: general,
  • Judaism - Rituals & Practice,
  • Jewish moral virtues,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Religion,
  • Study and teaching,
  • Judaism - Theology,
  • Jewish ethics,
  • Borowitz, Eugene B,
  • Ethics in rabbinical literature,
  • Jewish way of life

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSpiral-bound
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8171230M
    ISBN 100827606966
    ISBN 109780827606968


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The Jewish Moral Virtues is a book of musar - practical ethical wisdom applied to contemporary life. In form and purpose, it is parallel to William Bennett's bestselling Book of Virtues. Authors Borowitz and Schwartz synthesize traditional scholarship from a wide range of Jewish sources with personal insights into modern ethical dilemmas/5(2).

Selections from The Jewish Moral Virtues (which will heretofore be referred to as Virtues) are used for background and to give context to various concepts, while those from The Book of Jewish Values (referred to as Values) are used to translate the concepts into action. They should inspire your own thinking about the multiple expressions that.

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