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Jewish stories of love and marriage ; folktales, legends, and letters

Sandy Eisenberg Sasso

Jewish stories of love and marriage ; folktales, legends, and letters

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Love,
  • Jews,
  • Talmud,
  • Jewish legends,
  • Judaism,
  • Midrash,
  • Romance fiction,
  • Love-letters,
  • Legends

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementauthored and edited by Sandy Eisenberg Sasso and Peninnah Schram
    ContributionsSchram, Peninnah, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM530 .S29 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 260 pages
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27192568M
    ISBN 101442238984
    ISBN 109781442238985
    LC Control Number2015014339
    OCLC/WorldCa905379220

    For no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, just as Messiah does the church, because we are members of his body. This letter to my mother, written on February 25,just after they met, was originally in Yiddish. Traditional Customs and Folklore of Weddings Jewish people often speak of looking for their bashert, a Yiddish term meaning destiny, the perfect soulmate, the intended one. Though less of a romantic than I, Dennis was still moved.

    Then she made a large wedding for all one thousand couples…. In the same way husbands should love their wives as their own bodies. Should there be a divorce, he is obligated to provide financially. The group then poses a situation to Jesus: Now there were seven brothers among us. For no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, just as Messiah does the church, because we are members of his body. A chance meeting years later reconnects Walter, Sol, and Rosalie—catching three hearts and minds in a complex web of desire, heartbreak, and redemption.

    Both husbands and wives must submit and love [Ephesians] With hearty prayers for your welfare and that of our beloved children, I remain to the best and loveliest wife in the world a true and loving husband. Significance of Weddings for Jewish People A wedding marks a significant life event. Then she made a large wedding for all one thousand couples….


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Jewish stories of love and marriage ; folktales, legends, and letters book

We realized then what was missing—love letters. From Adam and Eve to Song of Songs, from legends of Solomon to the letters of Alfred and Lucie Dreyfus, these are stories of heartbreak, devotion, and celebration. A chance meeting years later reconnects Walter, Sol, and Rosalie—catching three hearts and minds in a complex web of desire, heartbreak, and redemption.

For the same reason, some grooms wear a kittel, a white robe that is also used to clothe a deceased person upon death. With rabbis, magic, princesses, and pirates, these stories show off the best of the Jewish storytelling tradition, with narratives that have been burnished to a rich patina.

In the same way husbands should love their wives as their own bodies. This document, often beautifully designed and a piece of art in and of itself, outlines the duty of a husband to provide his wife with and letters book, clothing and marital satisfaction.

However they also presented a great some aggadot sequentially, giving the early form from the Jerusalem Talmud, and later versions from the Babylonian Talmud, and from a classic midrash compilation.

Significance of Weddings for Jewish People A wedding marks a significant life event. Each tale has a life of its own, lit from within, and each piece of commentary and footnote records a story of telling stories, human, lively, deep.

I read and re-read your letters. Hazzan S. He knew that they were being censored, but he still wrote me as often as he could. In Stock Overview Jewish Stories of Love and Marriage offers a treasury of tales that speak to the tenderness and passion, difficulties and blessings of love.

It is worth quoting the Apostle Paul in full: Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord. Biblical Background of Weddings Weddings have been part of Jewish and other cultures for millennia, both to celebrate and to make official the marriage relationship.

But in the life to come, the resurrection, there will be no marriage. Among the traditions giving an explanation for this, we find that; It is done to imitate the matriarchs of Israel Sarah, Rebekah, Rachel and Leah who covered themselves with veils; It maintains the modesty of the bride; and It allows the groom to fulfill his obligation to clothe his wife, albeit only symbolically.

Two years later, he married Selma Bondi and the couple had four children. For the husband is the head of the wife even as Messiah is the head of the church, his body, and is himself its Savior.

Peninnah Schram and I were working on a book on Jewish love and were planning to include biblical and rabbinic narratives, Jewish folktales from around the world and contemporary stories.

Jewish Stories of Love and Marriage: Folk Tales, Legends, & Letters

There is no god like your God. He and his first wife, Theresa Bloch, had 10 children before she died in All of the love letters that we have uncovered in our research, and all that have been written throughout the centuries, connect us to the deeply human side of a loving heart engraved by hand.

And from that day on, she left matchmaking to the heavens. I only wish, baby, you were here to kiss me.Sandy Sasso is the author of Midrash as a Tool for Spiritual Reflection and co-author of Jewish Stories of Love and Marriage: Folktales, Legends and Letters, as well as numerous books for hildebrandsguld.com books have been named Publishers Weekly and American Library Association “Best Book of the Year, as well as American Library Association Top Pick, Youth Religion Books.”.

Jewish folklore are legends, music, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, fairy tales, stories, tall tales, and customs that are the traditions of Judaism. Folktales are characterized by the presence of unusual personages, by the sudden transformation of men into beasts and vice versa, or by other unnatural incidents.

A number of haggadic stories bear folktale characteristics. Dec 10,  · Jewish Stories of Love and Marriage: Folktales, Legends, and Letters [Sandy Eisenberg Sasso, Peninnah Schram] on hildebrandsguld.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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