In Praise of Birkhat Kohanim

By Neil Gillman

Eugene Borowitz, September 4, 1992

Neil Gillman discusses the priestly blessing (birkhat kohanim), and how even as a liberal observant Jew who advocates a fully egalitarian approach to halacha, he still feels a strong connection and obligation to this ritual practice.

Topic: Halakha, Ritual, Jewish Law, Egalitarianism

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

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.22/no.436

Page Number(s): 122-124

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Gillman, Neil. In Praise of Birkhat Kohanim. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 4 September 1992: 122-124. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=10626


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