Teaching God: Transcendence or Immanence?

By Tamar Biala

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), February 2004

As an educator, Biala reflects on two possible images of God: as a transcendent being or as a vulnerable model of divinity. Rejecting the image of a transcendental God, Biala argues for the importance of vulnerability, empowering humanity to realize its own strength and responsibility for Tikkun Olam.

Topic: Theology, Morality, Feminism, Ethics, Education

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 34/608

Page Number(s): 13

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Biala, Tamar. Teaching God: Transcendence or Immanence?. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). February 2004: 13. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6243


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