Is There a Jewish Story?

By Jerome Chanes

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, March 2010

The author asserts that the first person declaration of Jewish identity and Jewish peoplehood, such as in the core text of the Haggadah - "Arami oved avi" (my father was a wandering Aramaean) - is the Jewish story.

Topic: Peoplehood, Narrative, Jewish Identification, Communal Memory

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.40/no.668

Page Number(s): 12

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Chanes, Jerome. Is There a Jewish Story?. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. March 2010: 12.


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