Reform Responsa for the Twenty-First Century (Vols 1+2)

  • Reform Responsa for the Twenty-First Century (Vol 1)
    Author(s): Editor, Mark Washofsky
    Keyword(s): Reform Halacha; Reform Judaism, Responsa, Jewish, Jewish Questions; Reform Judaism; ritual, marriage, transplants, conversion, burial, holidays, drugs; Birth; Burial; Halacha; Interreligious Affairs; Israel,; Jewish Education; Jewish Holidays; Jewish life cycle; Kashrut; Kiddushin; Marriage; Mitzvah; Mourning; Prayer, Prayer book; Rabbinic Authority; Tzedakah; Shabbat Observance; abortion, wills, charitable giving, debt; abortion, conversion, get, divorce, finances; ethics, medical ethics; cremation; gun, suicide, smoking, sexuality; intermarriage; intermarriage, sexuality, masturbation, circumcision, bar mitzvah, bat mitzvah; marriage, women,; music, synagogue, cantor, rabbi, naming, Torah, Shabbat, congregation, ark, kashrut, adoption, tzedakah, mezuzah, AIDS, funeral, fetus;
    Abstract:

    Reform Responsa for the Twenty-First Century: Sh’eilot Ut’shuvot  is the latest in an ongoing series of Reform Responsa.  Drawing from the breadth of traditional and modern Jewish texts, law, and ideology, this two volumes set addresses over seventy contemporary topics, including conversion of adopted children, fertility treatments, patrilineal descent, issues of synagogue management, social justice activism, interfaith marriage and rituals of death and mourning. 

    (This is volume 1 of 2.)

     

  • Reform Responsa for the Twenty-First Century (Vol 2)
    Author(s): Editor, Mark Washofsky
    Keyword(s): Birth; Blessings; Burial; Conversion; Covenant; Death; Erev Shabbat; Family Blessings; Funeral; Halacha; Interreligious Affairs; Israel,; Jewish Education; Jewish Home; Jewish life cycle; Kashrut; Kiddushin; Liturgy; Marriage; Mitzvah; Mourning; Ordination; Prayer, Prayer book; Rabbinic Authority; Raising Jewish Children; Reform Halacha; Reform Judaism; Reform Judaism, Responsa, Jewish, Jewish Questions; Reform Rabbinate; Religious Practice; Shabbat Observance; Tzedakah; abortion, conversion, get, divorce, finances; abortion, wills, charitable giving, debt; converts; copyright; cremation; ethics, medical ethics; intermarriage; intermarriage, sexuality, masturbation, circumcision, bar mitzvah, bat mitzvah; marriage, women,; music, synagogue, cantor, rabbi, naming, Torah, Shabbat, congregation, ark, kashrut, adoption, tzedakah, mezuzah, AIDS, funeral, fetus; organ donation; prayer, synagogue, burial, funeral, wedding; ritual, marriage, transplants, conversion, burial, holidays, drugs; talmud, codes;
    Abstract:

    Reform Responsa for the Twenty-First Century: Sh’eilot Ut’shuvot  is the latest in an ongoing series of Reform Responsa.  Drawing from the breadth of traditional and modern Jewish texts, law, and ideology, this two volumes set addresses over seventy contemporary topics, including conversion of adopted children, fertility treatments, patrilineal descent, issues of synagogue management, social justice activism, interfaith marriage and rituals of death and mourning.

    (This is volume 2 of 2.)