The Temple: Strong Metaphors Don't Die

By Dalia Marx

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, April 2011

The author examines the place of the metaphor of the Temple in modern Jewish life. Our task today, she contends, is to find ways to make the Temple a constructive metaphor without trying to revive the Temple itself.

Topic: Theology, Faith, Belief, Modernity, Religion

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.41/no.679

Page Number(s): 9-10

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Jerusalem, Israel

Identifier: issn:0049-0385

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Marx, Dalia. The Temple: Strong Metaphors Don't Die. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. April 2011: 9-10.


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