American Jews: Rights and Responsibilities

By Ruth W. Messinger

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), October 2004

The author discusses the concepts of rights versus responsibilities as they relate to American and Jewish values. She urges us to expand the fields of justice and peace by actively engaging with the poor and most vulnerable in our American society and in the world.

Topic: Social Justice, Communal Responsibility, Poverty, Service, Peace, Values, Global Responsibility

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.35/no.614

Page Number(s): 1-2

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Messinger, Ruth W. American Jews: Rights and Responsibilities. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). October 2004: 1-2. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=7055


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