Religious Coercion and Jewish Tradition

By Yaakov Feitman

Eugene Borowitz, February 17, 1989

The author argues that while religious coercion is permitted according to Jewish law, the State of Israel should not be engaging in it at the current time.

Topic: Theology, Halakha, Philosophy, Jewish Law, Extremism

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

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.19/no.368

Page Number(s): 58-60

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Feitman, Yaakov. Religious Coercion and Jewish Tradition. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 17 February 1989: 58-60. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=9456


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