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Inner Religion in Jewish Sources: A Phenomenology of Inner Religious Life and Its Manifestation from the Bible to Hasidic Texts
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written by Ron Margolin, fl. 2021, in Emunot: Jewish Philosophy and Kabbalah, Vol. 28 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2021), 619 page(s)
Is Judaism essentially a religion of laws and commandments? Or do its sources reflect significant attempts at addressing the individual’s inner life, existential crises and spiritual experiences?Inner Religion in Jewish Sources offers a comprehensive exploration of inner life in the Jewish sources from the Bible...
written by Ron Margolin, fl. 2021, in Emunot: Jewish Philosophy and Kabbalah, Vol. 28 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2021), 619 page(s)
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Inner Religion in Jewish Sources: A Phenomenology of Inner Religious Life and Its Manifestation from the Bible to Hasidic Texts
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written by Ron Margolin, fl. 2021, in Emunot: Jewish Philosophy and Kabbalah, Vol. 28 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2021), 619 page(s)
Is Judaism essentially a religion of laws and commandments? Or do its sources reflect significant attempts at addressing the individual’s inner life, existential crises and spiritual experiences? Inner Religion in Jewish Sources offers a comprehensive exploration of inner life in the Jewish sources from the Bibl...
written by Ron Margolin, fl. 2021, in Emunot: Jewish Philosophy and Kabbalah, Vol. 28 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2021), 619 page(s)
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Iom Romi
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directed by Valerio Ciriaci, fl. 2012; produced by Valerio Ciriaci, fl. 2012 and Isaak Liptzin, fl. 2013, Awen Films (Portland, OR: Collective Eye Films, 2017), 31 mins
“Iom Romì” chronicles a day in the life of the contemporary Jewish community of Rome, which for centuries has lived in limbo between persecution and integration. As the only cultural group in the city that can claim an uninterrupted line of descent from the times of the empire, Roman Jews have fostered ritual...
directed by Valerio Ciriaci, fl. 2012; produced by Valerio Ciriaci, fl. 2012 and Isaak Liptzin, fl. 2013, Awen Films (Portland, OR: Collective Eye Films, 2017), 31 mins
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Wall
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directed by Moran Ifergan, 1982-; produced by Michal Weits, fl. 2011 (Tel-Aviv District: Cinephil, 2017), 1 hour 4 mins
"You lack inner peace, I can see it in your eyes..." With this abrupt remark thrown at her by a woman visiting Jerusalem's Wailing Wall, filmmaker Moran Ifergan is reminded of the religion she left in her late teens, when she used to frequent this holy site. While her marriage falls apart, Moran takes us on an a...
directed by Moran Ifergan, 1982-; produced by Michal Weits, fl. 2011 (Tel-Aviv District: Cinephil, 2017), 1 hour 4 mins
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Happy Purim
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directed by Ori Gruder, fl. 2011; produced by Ori Gruder, fl. 2011 (Jerusalem, Yerushalayim District: Go2Films, 2015), 1 hour
Purim is the happiest day in the Jewish calendar. It commemorates the day when, back in the ancient Persian Empire, the Jewish people were saved from slaughter. It is a time for celebration, sharing joy and giving back to those less fortunate. Ultra - Orthodox Jews are famously as strict about observing the rules...
directed by Ori Gruder, fl. 2011; produced by Ori Gruder, fl. 2011 (Jerusalem, Yerushalayim District: Go2Films, 2015), 1 hour
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Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality, First Love
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directed by Heinz Greuling, fl. 2002-2008 and Hilka Sinning, fl. 2006; produced by Birgit Schulz, fl. 2000-2017, Bildersturm Filmproduktion, in Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 51 mins
Our sexuality is one of the most powerful characteristics that define us as individuals and as human beings. Yet, in many religions, elements of human sexuality are either taboo or are proscribed by custom or scripture. Faith Love Desire is a 3-part documentary that explores what effects the conventions of five ma...
directed by Heinz Greuling, fl. 2002-2008 and Hilka Sinning, fl. 2006; produced by Birgit Schulz, fl. 2000-2017, Bildersturm Filmproduktion, in Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 51 mins
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Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality, Fulfilled Love
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directed by Heinz Greuling, fl. 2002-2008 and Hilka Sinning, fl. 2006; produced by Birgit Schulz, fl. 2000-2017, Bildersturm Filmproduktion, in Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 53 mins
Our sexuality is one of the most powerful characteristics that define us as individuals and as human beings. Yet, in many religions, elements of human sexuality are either taboo or are proscribed by custom or scripture. Faith Love Desire is a 3-part documentary that explores what effects the conventions of five ma...
directed by Heinz Greuling, fl. 2002-2008 and Hilka Sinning, fl. 2006; produced by Birgit Schulz, fl. 2000-2017, Bildersturm Filmproduktion, in Faith Love Desire - World Religions And Sexuality (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 53 mins
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Sex and the Church, Season 1, Episode 1, From Pleasure to Sin
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directed by Robin Dashwood, 1972-; presented by Diarmaid MacCulloch, 1951-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Sex and the Church, Season 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 59 mins

Is a large swathe of Christianity out of step with the modern world? As society in general becomes more liberal, the Church seems more entrenched. This fascinating series explores how the religion's complex, explosive and often divisive ideas about sex, marriage and gender have their roots in an extraordinary stor...

directed by Robin Dashwood, 1972-; presented by Diarmaid MacCulloch, 1951-; produced by British Broadcasting Corporation, in Sex and the Church, Season 1, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 59 mins
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Unorthodox
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written by Nadja Oertelt, fl. 2013 and Anna Wexler, fl. 2013 (Cambridge, MA: Unorthodox Productions, LLC, 2013), 1 hour 32 mins
At sixteen, Anna Wexler broke away from her Orthodox Jewish community in New Jersey, rejecting its religious doctrine and social restrictions, and severing ties to her family. She ran away from home, slept on the streets, and experimented with sex and drugs alongside friends who had also left the Orthodox world....
written by Nadja Oertelt, fl. 2013 and Anna Wexler, fl. 2013 (Cambridge, MA: Unorthodox Productions, LLC, 2013), 1 hour 32 mins
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Without Red Strings or Holy Water: Maimonides’ Mishne Torah
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written by H. Norman Strickman, 1940-, in Judaism and Jewish Life, Vol. 23 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2011), 181 page(s)
Maimonides was one of the greatest Jewish personalities of the Middle Ages: a halakhist par excellence, a great philosopher, a political leader of his community, and a guardian of Jewish rights. In 1180 CE, Maimonides composed his Halakhic magnum opus, the Mishneh Torah, which can be described without exaggeration...
written by H. Norman Strickman, 1940-, in Judaism and Jewish Life, Vol. 23 (Brighton, MA: Academic Studies Press, 2011), 181 page(s)
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