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Sukkot and Simhat Torah Anthology - Reprint (The JPS Holiday Anthologies) (Paperback)

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Back by popular demand, the classic JPS holiday anthologies remain essential and relevant in our digital age. Unequaled in-depth compilations of classic and contemporary writings, they have long guided rabbis, cantors, educators, and other readers seeking the origins, meanings, and varied celebrations of the Jewish festivals. 

The Sukkot and Simhat Torah Anthology offers new insight intothe Festival of Ingathering, celebrating the harvest in the land of our ancestors, and the Festival of Rejoicing in the Law, marking the new cycle of public Torah readings, by elucidating the two festivals’ background, historical development, and spiritual truths for Jews and humankind. Mining the Bible, postbiblical literature, Talmud, midrashim, prayers with commentaries, and Hasidic tales, the compendium also showcases humor, art, food, song, dance, essays, stories, and poems—including works by Chaim Weizmann, Elie Wiesel, Herman Wouk, S. Y. Agnon, Sholom Aleichem, H. N. Bialik, and Solomon Schechter—truly a rich harvest for the “Season of Our Rejoicing.”

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 475
Genre: Religion + Beliefs
Series Title: The JPS Holiday Anthologies
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ of Nebraska Pr
Language: English
Street Date: July 1, 2018
TCIN: 53631320
UPC: 9780827613171
Item Number (DPCI): 248-06-6902
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