|Rabbi Alfred J. Kolatch, a graduate of the Teacher's Institute of Yeshiva University and its College of Liberal Arts, was ordained by the Jewish Theological Seminary of America, which subsequently awarded him the Doctor of Divinity degree, honoris causa. From 1941 to 1948 he served as rabbi of congregations in Columbia, South Carolina, and Kew Gardens, New York, and as a chaplain in the United States Army. In 1948 he founded Jonathan David Publishers, of
which he has since been president and editor-in-chief. Arbbi Kolatch has authored more than a dozen books, the most popular of which are the The Jewish Home Advisor, This is the Torah, and the best-selling Jewish Book of Why. |
|The Jewish Book of Why 1|
List Price:The Jewish Book of Why has sold more than three million copies to date and has been translated into several languages
|The Jewish Book of Why: The Torah|
List Price:Following the "why" format he introduced in The Jewish Book of Why, in this volume Rabbi Alfred J
List Price:In Judaism, practice and ideology are inextricably linked. While it is often difficult to draw strict lines between custom and law, taken together they unite individual Jews within a community as well as Jewish communities around the world.