Abraham and Sarah's Tent

By Edgar M. Bronfman, Beth Zasloff

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), November 2008

The authors assert that Judaism is now a choice, even for Jews, not a condition. As such, it is easy to identify oneself as a Jew, but it is just as easy not to. Welcoming guests was so important to Abraham that he even interrupts God to greet three strangers. We should take the same approach to those who approach the tent of Jewish life, no matter what their parentage.

Topic: Morality, Jewish Identification, Ethics, Jewish Text, Inclusion

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.39/no.654

Page Number(s): 3

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Bronfman, Edgar M. Zasloff, Beth. Abraham and Sarah's Tent. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). November 2008: 3. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6930


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