Discussion Guide: Lessons from the Book of Yonah

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, September 2012

Sh'ma offers its readers questions to delve further into the ideas discussed in this issue. Including: We read the book of Yonah (Jonah) each year during minchah on Yom Kippur--what do we learn anew in that yearly accounting of the story? How might we construct a personal practice of gratitude? What do we learn about the complex role of the prophet from reading Yonah? Is there a cost to withholding forgiveness? And if so, what is it?

Topic: Forgiveness and Reconciliation, Jewish Text, Holidays

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.42/No.692

Page Number(s): 20

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Identifier: issn:0049-0385

Language: English

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Discussion Guide: Lessons from the Book of Yonah. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. September 2012: 20. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=14295


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