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Product Description: This intimate guided tour of early Hasidism and Hasidic storytelling gives readers an opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of Hasidic wisdom. In A Heart Afire, the teachings and tales of old-world Hasidism are richly enhanced by the enlightening insights, interpretations, and personal reflections of Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shaolmi, a modern-day Hasidic master and founder of the Jewish Renewal movement, and his disciple Netanel Miles-Yépez, a scholar of comparative religion...read more
By Arthur Green (foreword by)

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9781939681614 | Reprint edition (Monkfish Book Pub Co, January 10, 2017), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: This intimate guided tour of early Hasidism and Hasidic storytelling gives readers an opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of Hasidic wisdom.

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Product Description: Keter is a close reading of fifty relatively brief Jewish texts, tracing the motif of divine coronation from Jewish esoteric writings of late antiquity to the Zohar, written in thirteenth-century Spain. In the course of this investigation Arthur Green draws a wide arc including Talmudic, Midrashic, liturgical, Merkavah, German Hasidic, and Kabbalistic works, showing through this single theme the spectrum of devotional, mystical, and magical views held by various circles of Jews over the course of a millennium or more...read more

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9780691636757 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: Keter is a close reading of fifty relatively brief Jewish texts, tracing the motif of divine coronation from Jewish esoteric writings of late antiquity to the Zohar, written in thirteenth-century Spain.
9780691043722 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 1, 1997, cover price $62.50 | About this edition: Keter is a close reading of fifty relatively brief Jewish texts, tracing the motif of divine coronation from Jewish esoteric writings of late antiquity to the Zohar, written in thirteenth-century Spain.

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9780691608280 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Keter is a close reading of fifty relatively brief Jewish texts, tracing the motif of divine coronation from Jewish esoteric writings of late antiquity to the Zohar, written in thirteenth-century Spain.

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Product Description: What was piety like before the commandments were revealed? How did Abraham live in a way that fulfilled the ideals of piety without the Torah? This question, raised in the ancient Jewish theology of Philo and central to the struggle of Paul with his own Judaism and his emerging Christian faith, was raised once again by the Hasidic masters of Eastern Europe in the eighteenth century...read more

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9780878200511 | Hebrew Union College-Jewish Inst, November 1, 1989, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Book by Green, Arthur

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9780822963943 | Hebrew Union College Pr, December 11, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: What was piety like before the commandments were revealed?

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Product Description: Judaism, like all the great religions, has a strand within it that sees inward devotion, the opening of the human heart to God’s presence, to be the purpose of its entire edifice of praxis, liturgy, and way of life. This voice is not always easy to hear in a tradition where so much attention is devoted to the how rather than the why of religious living...read more

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9780827612136 | Jewish Pubn Society, April 1, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Judaism, like all the great religions, has a strand within it that sees inward devotion, the opening of the human heart to God’s presence, to be the purpose of its entire edifice of praxis, liturgy, and way of life.

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Product Description: From Abraham Isaac Kook to Zeitlin, Jewish spirituality has a rich mystical tradition. This volume gathers the most significant and treasured writings from the Jewish mystics as published in the Classics of Western Spirituality series...read more
By Arthur Green (foreword by) and Ariel Evan Mayse

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9780809148790 | Paulist Pr, September 8, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: From Abraham Isaac Kook to Zeitlin, Jewish spirituality has a rich mystical tradition.

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Product Description: A welcoming introduction to the most important ideas in Judaism.In an age of fluid identity, many people are honestly asking the question "Why be Jewish?" What in this religious and ethnic legacy is worth preserving? Does Judaism have something unique to offer a contemporary seeker free to choose a way of life and a system of values?Here is the answer of a leading spiritual teacher who has faced these questions in conversation with generations of students...read more

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9781580238038 | 1 edition (Jewish Lights Pub, September 1, 2014), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A welcoming introduction to the most important ideas in Judaism.

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Product Description: Find inspiration for a satisfying spiritual life of practice through the combination of contemporary mindfulness meditation and classical Hasidic spirituality."The lessons in Kedushat Levi were not originally intended as intellectual curiosities or as demonstrations of R...read more
By Falm (introduced by), Arthur Green (foreword by) and Jonathan P. Slater

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9781580237949 | Jewish Lights Pub, July 17, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Find inspiration for a satisfying spiritual life of practice through the combination of contemporary mindfulness meditation and classical Hasidic spirituality.

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Product Description: Find inspiration for a satisfying spiritual life of practice through the combination of contemporary mindfulness meditation and classical Hasidic spirituality."The lessons in Kedushat Levi were not originally intended as intellectual curiosities or as demonstrations of R...read more
By Nancy Flam (contributor), Arthur Green (foreword by) and Jonathan P. Slater

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9781580237956 | Jewish Lights Pub, July 17, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Find inspiration for a satisfying spiritual life of practice through the combination of contemporary mindfulness meditation and classical Hasidic spirituality.

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Product Description: The most powerful Hasidic teachings made accessible―from some of the world's preeminent authorities on Jewish thought and spirituality."The teachings of Torah, from beginning to end, are read here as a path toward liberation, a way of uplifting your soul and allowing it to journey homeward, back to its Source in the oneness of all being...read more
By Arthur Green, Ebn Leader (contributor), Ariel Evan Mayse (contributor) and or N. Rose (contributor)

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9781580236942 | Bilingual edition (Jewish Lights Pub, July 31, 2013), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: The most powerful Hasidic teachings made accessible―from some of the world's preeminent authorities on Jewish thought and spirituality.

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Product Description: The most powerful Hasidic teachings made accessible―from some of the world's preeminent authorities on Jewish thought and spirituality."The teachings of Torah, from beginning to end, are read here as a path toward liberation, a way of uplifting your soul and allowing it to journey homeward, back to its Source in the oneness of all being...read more
By Arthur Green, Ebn Leader (contributor), Ariel Evan Mayse (contributor) and or N. Rose (contributor)

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9781580236683, titled "Speaking Torah: Spiritual Teachings from Around the Maggid’s Table: Genesis - Exodus - Leviticus" | Bilingual edition (Jewish Lights Pub, July 31, 2013), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: The most powerful Hasidic teachings made accessible―from some of the world's preeminent authorities on Jewish thought and spirituality.

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Product Description: A preeminent scholar of Jewish thought and spirituality presents the first-ever English translation of selected writings of the Hasidic martyr of the Warsaw Ghetto, Hillel Zeitlin (1871-1942).
By Arthur Green (editor)

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9780809106035 | Paulist Pr, September 30, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: A preeminent scholar of Jewish thought and spirituality presents the first-ever English translation of selected writings of the Hasidic martyr of the Warsaw Ghetto, Hillel Zeitlin (1871-1942).

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9780809147717 | Paulist Pr, September 30, 2012, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A preeminent scholar of Jewish thought and spirituality presents the first-ever English translation of selected writings of the Hasidic martyr of the Warsaw Ghetto, Hillel Zeitlin (1871-1942).

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Product Description: One of the leading scholars of Hasidism and modern Jewish theology has brought together and translated a wide selection of the Torah teachings of the Sefat Emet—one of the last great masters of Polish Hasidism. Green’s personal insightful commentary on the words of the Sefat Emet create a remarkable work of Jewish scholarship, bringing the teaching of this insightful master to a wide audience...read more
By Judah Aryeh Leib Alter, Shai Gluskin (contributor) and Arthur Green (trans)

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9780827609464 | Bilingual edition (Jewish Pubn Society, September 12, 2012), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: One of the leading scholars of Hasidism and modern Jewish theology has brought together and translated a wide selection of the Torah teachings of the Sefat Emet—one of the last great masters of Polish Hasidism.

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Product Description: The basic vocabulary of Jewish spiritual life, explained with humor, insight and relevance to guide you on a historical and spiritual journey through Judaism.Judaism itself is a language, a group's way of expressing beliefs, longings, aspirations and dreams...read more

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9781580230247 | Jewish Lights Pub, August 1, 1999, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: What are the most essential ideas, concepts and terms that an educated person needs to know about Judaism?

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9781580234948 | 2 rev exp edition (Jewish Lights Pub, March 16, 2012), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The basic vocabulary of Jewish spiritual life, explained with humor, insight and relevance to guide you on a historical and spiritual journey through Judaism.
9781580231077 | Reprint edition (Jewish Lights Pub, January 1, 2001), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Examines the meaning, history, and origin of the core Hebrew words that are shared and understood throughout the Jewish world and why it is important for people to know and use these words in their original Hebrew.

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Product Description: What can Kabbalah teach us about our lives today? What can it teach us about our future? According to the Jewish mystical tradition of Kabbalah, Ehyeh, or "I shall be," is the deepest, most hidden name of God. Arthur Green, one of the most respected teachers of Jewish mysticism of his generation, uses this simple Hebrew word to unlock the spiritual meaning of Kabbalah for our lives...read more

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9781580231251 | Jewish Lights Pub, November 1, 2002, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Explains the fundamental ideas and spiritual teachings of Kabbalah while discussing how it can be interpreted to serve a contemporary spiritual quest without destorying the soul of its tradition.

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9781580232135 | Jewish Lights Pub, August 1, 2004, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: What can Kabbalah teach us about our lives today?

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Product Description: The Zohar is the great medieval compendium of Jewish esoteric and mystical teaching, and the basis of the kabbalistic faith. It is, however, a notoriously difficult text, full of hidden codes, concealed meanings, obscure symbols, and ecstatic expression...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780804749077 | Stanford Univ Pr, December 1, 2003, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: The Zohar is the great medieval compendium of Jewish esoteric and mystical teaching, and the basis of the kabbalistic faith.

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9780804749084 | Stanford Univ Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The Zohar is the great medieval compendium of Jewish esoteric and mystical teaching, and the basis of the kabbalistic faith.

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Product Description: The new Jewish spirituality lies somewhere between God's elusive presence in our world and our search for authentic language to describe it. Personal journeys seldom have a clear beginning, and they rarely have a definite end. If there is an end to our journey, surely it is one that leads to some measure of wisdom, and thence back to its own beginning...read more

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9781580231305 | 2 edition (Jewish Lights Pub, April 1, 2003), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The new Jewish spirituality lies somewhere between God's elusive presence in our world and our search for authentic language to describe it.

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Product Description: One of the leading scholars of Hasidism and modern Jewish theology has brought together and translated a wide selection of the Torah teachings of the Sefat Emet—one of the last great masters of Polish Hasidism. Green’s personal insightful commentary on the words of the Sefat Emet create a remarkable work of Jewish scholarship, bringing the teaching of this insightful master to a wide audience...read more

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9780827606500 | Jewish Pubn Society, November 1, 1998, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: One of the leading scholars of Hasidism and modern Jewish theology has brought together and translated a wide selection of the Torah teachings of the Sefat Emet—one of the last great masters of Polish Hasidism.

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Selections from Hasidic teachings identify the obstacles to prayer and, through parables and explanations, tell how to find meaning in prayer

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9780805208429 | Schocken Books, February 1, 1988, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Selections from Hasidic teachings identify the obstacles to prayer and, through parables and explanations, tell how to find meaning in prayer

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Product Description: “A major contribution to the understanding of Hasidic Wisdom and thought; it brings the reader closer to Hasidism’s greatest teller of tales.”―Elie Wiesel The search for spiritual meaning drives great leaders in all religions. This classic work explores the personality and religious quest of Nahman of Bratslav (1772–1810), one of Hasidism’s major figures...read more

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9781879045118 | Reprint edition (Jewish Lights Pub, July 1, 1992), cover price $21.99 | About this edition: “A major contribution to the understanding of Hasidic Wisdom and thought; it brings the reader closer to Hasidism’s greatest teller of tales.

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Product Description: Part of the World Spirituality series, this is a broad-ranging, illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Jewish spirituality from the Middle Ages to the present.

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9780824507633 | Crossroad Pub Co, December 1, 1987, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Essays discuss the Safed revival, mystical teachings, leadership typologies, Ashkenazic women, modern Jewish faith, Zionism, and current ritual observance

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9780824509651, titled "Jewish Spirituality: From the Sixteenth Century Revival to the Present" | Crossroad Pub Co, November 1, 1989, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Part of the World Spirituality series, this is a broad-ranging, illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Jewish spirituality from the Middle Ages to the present.

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Product Description: Part of the World Sprituality series, this is a broad-ranging, illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Jewish spirituality from the earliest text references in Biblical times, through Second Temple Judaism and the Middle Ages. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Arthur Green (editor)

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9780824507626 | Crossroad Pub Co, June 1, 1986, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Essays discuss the Safed revival, mystical teachings, leadership typologies, Ashkenazic women, modern Jewish faith, Zionism, and current ritual observance

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9780824508913 | Crossroad Pub Co, January 1, 1989, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Part of the World Sprituality series, this is a broad-ranging, illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Jewish spirituality from the earliest text references in Biblical times, through Second Temple Judaism and the Middle Ages.

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Product Description: The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted!In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American traditions have been critically selected, translated and introduced by internationally recognized scholars and spiritual leaders...read more

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9780809123742 | Paulist Pr, September 1, 1981, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted!

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A biography of the controversial Hasidic rabbi and author of mystic tales, explores the personal conflicts that affected his spiritual philosophy

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9780805206630 | Schocken Books, April 1, 1981, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A biography of the controversial Hasidic rabbi and author of mystic tales, explores the personal conflicts that affected his spiritual philosophy
9780805206630 | Schocken Books, April 1, 1981, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A biography of the controversial Hasidic rabbi and author of mystic tales, explores the personal conflicts that affected his spiritual philosophy

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