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By Ari Kahn

A River Flowed from Eden is the fitting addition for your Shabbat desk. Rabbi Ari Kahn has gathered fifty four of his thought-provoking brief essays, one for every of the weekly Torah parts, in a quantity that's certain to spark curiosity and significant dialogue. Rabbi Kahn's latest quantity increases existential and philosophical concerns and culls modern messages from the sacred, undying textual content of the Torah whereas maintaining constancy to rabbinic culture. within the phrases of Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, Rabbi Kahn’s writings are “rooted in textual content and rooted in values.” Written in obtainable, attractive language, each one essay examines a unmarried proposal from the weekly Torah analyzing. Grappling with the demanding situations awarded by means of the textual content, the rigors and tribulations of Judaism's founding mum and dad, and the philosophical underpinnings of observance, Rabbi Kahn illuminates the remarkably modern problems with morality and religion, society and sanctity contained in every one Torah portion.

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