restricted access   Volume 63, Number 3, Spring 2012

Table of Contents


The New Middle Ground: A Challenge to Conservative Judaism

pp. 3-13

The Case against God: Midrash as P’shat

pp. 14-31

The Choices of Marriage: One Couple’s Attempt to Create an Egalitarian Jewish Wedding Ceremony within the Traditional Framework of Kiddushin

pp. 32-41

Self-Definition: The Individual vs. the Community in Mishnah Sotah 8:5

pp. 42-49

The Other Side: A Personal Quest to Get a Heart of Wisdom

pp. 50-72

The Kabbalistic Background of Some Lag Ba-omer Customs

pp. 73-77

Blue Fringe

My Ineffable Father

pp. 78-86

Books in Review

Stringing the Pearls: How to Read the Weekly Torah Portion (review)

pp. 87-89

Expanding the Palace of Torah: Orthodoxy and Feminism (review)

pp. 89-91

Conscience: The Duty to Obey and the Duty to Disobey (review)

pp. 91-93

No Longer Jews: The Search for Gnostic Origins (review)

pp. 93-95


p. 96

Letters to the Editor

pp. 97-98