By Henry A. Zoob
"Zoob's paintings is partially an enlightening research of the Covenant of Israel because it develops within the ebook of Genesis. but, its energy lies in his immersion into the narratives of Genesis which impel him to recollect and relive his personal existence trip while it calls for our personal self-reflection. His ebook is chock filled with insights spawned by way of the Biblical characters that allows you to problem each glossy reader."
--Norman J. Cohen, Provost and Professor Emeritus of Midrash, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion
"A life of Genesis is the fruit of a life of rabbinic studying. it truly is heartfelt, discovered, inspiring and, mainly, clever. whereas many clergy have written autobiographies, to my wisdom, none have listed their lives via a publication of the Bible. Zoob easily shuttles among severe biblical scholarship and candid--even searing--reflections on his personal lifestyles and rabbinic educating. the result's a compelling kaleidoscope of Jewish thought."
--Lawrence Kushner, Scholar-in-Residence, The Congregation Emanu-El, San Francisco; former rabbi of Congregation Beth El, Sudbury, MA; writer of Kabbalah: A Love Story
"This is a phenomenal booklet. It makes an unique and powerful argument for the importance of covenant in Genesis, and it's with no qualification the main sincere and whole autobiography of an American rabbi we own. Brilliantly, Rabbi Zoob hyperlinks those in a riveting research of Genesis and a desirable memoir."
--Marc Lee Raphael, Nathan and Sophia Gumenick Professor of Judaic reviews, the school of William and Mary; writer of Diary of a la Jew, 1947-1973: Autobiography as Autofiction
Rabbi Henry A. Zoob is the Rabbi Emeritus of Temple Beth David in Westwood, Massachusetts. He holds a BA from Harvard and used to be ordained in 1967 on the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of faith. He earned a MA in Bible from Brandeis in 1987. he's the Founding Chair of the Rashi institution, the Boston quarter Reform Jewish self sufficient college and served at the founding forums of the Gann Academy (a pluralistic Jewish highschool in Waltham, MA) and Mayyim Hayyim, residing Waters group Mikveh.
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A Lifetime of Genesis: An Exploration of and Personal Journey Through the Covenant of Abraham in Genesis by Henry A. Zoob