Leaves from a Religious Notebook

By Jonathan Chipman

Eugene Borowitz, September 29, 1978

The author outlines his vision of a new path for religious Judaism, which would be grounded in Orthodoxy, but moves into previously unknown realms. This new path would be post-Zionist, affirming both Israel and the Diaspora; it would encourage simplicity rather than esoteric subtlety; it would see Halakha as being culturally determined; and it would seek to embrace both sides of various religious dialectics or spectra.

Topic: Theology, Halakha, Philosophy, Jewish Law, Faith, Orthodox Judaism, Spirituality, Belief, Religious Denominations, Religion

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

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.8/no.158

Page Number(s): 170-172

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Chipman, Jonathan. Leaves from a Religious Notebook. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 29 September 1978: 170-172. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=9132


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