I am a seminarian taking a Jewish Studies class. I have chosen this novel to better understand the complexities of the Ultra Orthodox Jews and the more progressive Jewish communities and how they could come together (possibly). Mr. Potok was truly a wonderful writer and brought the culture to life. Shalom!...
The Chosen (Paperback)
ITEM#: 3179669"Anyone who finds it is finding a jewel. Its themes are profound and universal."
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
It is the now-classic story of two fathers and two sons and the pressures on all of them to pursue the religion they share in the way that is best suited to each. And as the boys grow into young men, they discover in the other a lost spiritual brother, and a link to an unexplored world that neither had ever considered before. In effect, they exchange places, and find the peace that neither will ever retreat from again....
|Genre||FICTION / Classics|
|Publisher Date||1995-07-01 00:00:00.0|
|Unit weight||0.3 lb|
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I am a seminarian taking a Jewish Studies class. I have chosen this novel to better understand the complexities of the Ultra Orthodox Jews and the more progressive Jewish communities and how they could come together (possibly). Mr. Potok was truly a wonderful writer and brought the culture to life. Shalom!Read More
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