restricted access   Volume 64, Number 2, Winter 2013

Table of Contents


Is the Concept of Conscience Found in Judaism?

pp. 3-25

The True Bible Codes: Midrash and the Masoretic Text

pp. 26-37

“May the Words of Our Mouths Be Acceptable”: Rethinking Triumphalist and Rejectionist Prayers in the Siddur

pp. 38-55

Finding Meaning in Kol Nidrei

pp. 56-71

Lots of Strange Bedfellows: Toward a Plausible Translation for “Purim”

pp. 72-79

Blue Fringe

Practical Judaism

pp. 80-88

Books in Review

For the Love of God and People: A Philosophy of Jewish Law by Elliot N. Dorff (review)

pp. 89-91

Jewish Spiritual Direction: An Innovative Guide from Traditional and Contemporary Sources ed. by Rabbi Howard Avruhm Addison and Barbara Breitman (review)

pp. 91-93

The End of Jewish Radar: Snapshots of a Postethnic American Judaism by Martin S. Jaffee (review)

pp. 93-95

You Shall Be Holy: A Code of Jewish Ethics, Volume 1 by Joseph Telushkin (review)

pp. 95-97

Talking About God: Exploring the Meaning of Religious Life with Kierkegaard, Buber, Tillich, and Heschel by Daniel F. Polish (review)

pp. 97-99


p. 99

Letters to the Editor

p. 100