Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz on Rethinking Jewish Identity at the 92nd Street Y

  • by Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz
  • 1 hrs and 21 mins
  • Speech

Publisher's Summary

Hear from Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, a man Time calls a "once-in-a-millennium scholar". Explore challenging questions, such as, "Are Jews a nation, a religion, an ethnic group, or a race?", "Do Jews have unique character traits?", "What does it mean to be the 'chosen' people?", "What will become of the Jewish people?" Rabbi Steinsaltz has written 58 books on the Talmud, Jewish mysticism, religious thought, sociology, historical biography, and philosophy. He teaches at the Mayanot Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem.


Audible Editor Reviews

There are few religious scholars with as impressive a body of work as Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz. With over 58 books to his credit, Rabbi Steinsaltz is considered one of the greatest rabbis in his generation and Time calls him a "once-in-a-millennium scholar". The wonderful series Live at the 92nd Street Y hosts this exemplary rabbi for an entertaining and educational night of conversation. Listen along as the rabbi discusses some of the most fundamental and puzzling questions surrounding the faith of Judaism and its people.


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Good lecture

I recomand this for everyone who is looking to understand the Jewish community, it will bring a big insight into their way of living.
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 02-11-2006
  • Publisher: 92nd Street Y