The Eruv: Entwining Public and Private Space

By Charlotte Elisheva Fonrobert

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), September 2006

The author analyzes the eruv, an area that models the complicated interplay between the one and the many, between private and public. She discusses the eruv's symbolism and our upcoming challenge in Rosh Hashanah, when we participate in prayer and repentance both as individuals and as a community.

Topic: Prayer, Community Relations, Holidays, Community Building

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.37/no.633

Page Number(s): 3-4

Preview: Download

It appears you do not have a PDF plugin installed for this browser. To be able to preview the PDF, please install a PDF reader such as Adobe Reader.

Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

Copyright Information: Download for personal use, freely distribute link

Bibliographic Information:
Fonrobert, Charlotte Elisheva. The Eruv: Entwining Public and Private Space. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). September 2006: 3-4.


» View Publication
(PDF, 85 Kb)

Bookmark and Share