The Golden Calf: Turning Away From God

By Ariella Radwin

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, April 2011

The author explores the relationship between metaphor and the Jewish concept of idolatry, examining the Biblical episode of the Golden Calf as a paradigm for idolatry.

Topic: Theology, Language, Faith, Religious Observance, Belief, Jewish Text, Interfaith Relations, Jewish Thought

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.41/no.679

Page Number(s): 2-3

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Identifier: issn:0049-0385

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Radwin, Ariella. The Golden Calf: Turning Away From God. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. April 2011: 2-3. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=10517


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