A Great Awakening: The Transformation That Shaped Twentieth Century American Judaism and its Implications for Today

By Jonathan D. Sarna

Council for Initiatives in Jewish Education, 1995

This essay looks back at a transforming moment in our past in an effort to place contemporary challenges into historical perspective. What makes the inquiry particularly pertinent is the fact that the American Jewish community met the multiple challenges it faced. The result-laden with implications for today - was a community that experienced a renewed sense of mission and an awakening of new life.

Topic: Communal Organization

Funder: Council for Initiatives in Jewish Education

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Genre: Report

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Sarna, Jonathan D. A Great Awakening: The Transformation That Shaped Twentieth Century American Judaism and its Implications for Today. Council for Initiatives in Jewish Education. 1995: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=2806


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