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Pirkei Avot = Ethics of the Fathers : with a new commentary anthologized from the works of the classic commentators and the Chasidic masters

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Published by Merkos L"inyonei Chinuch in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesPirkei Avot, Ethics of the Fathers, Mishnah. Avot.
Statementcompiled by Yosef Marcus.
ContributionsMarcus, Yosef.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBM506.A2 E5 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination115 p. ;
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19141911M
ISBN 100826601472
LC Control Number2008270727

Sixty­two of the sixty­three short books that make up the Mishna are legal texts. For example, Brakhot (Blessings), the Mishna's opening tractate, delineates the appropriate blessings for various tractate Shabbat specifies, as one would expect, the laws of the only tractate of the sixty­three that does not deal with laws is called Pirkei Avot (usually translated as.   Rabbi Yosef Mizrachi - Pirkei Avot Series Part 1. FROM BABYLON TO AMERICA, THE PROPHECY MOVIE by School for Prophets - Attila Kakarott - Duration: New Haven SDA Temple - Brooklyn, NY.

Lessons from Pirkei Avot: A Way of Being Now Watch now: Since , the Yiddish Book Center’s Wexler Oral History Project has recorded more than in-depth video interviews that provide a deeper understanding of the Jewish experience and the legacy and changing nature of . Pirkei Avot. Pirkei Avot, which translates to English as Chapters of the Fathers, is a compilation of the ethical teachings and maxims passed down to the Rabbis, beginning with Moses and onwards.

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About the Book. The great Jewish ethical tradition through a contemporary lens. In this new edition of the well-known Jewish classic, Berkson helps us see that Pirke Avot (Ethics of the Fathers) is more than just a fundamental religious text; it is also a compelling, contemporary ethical guide.

Berkson looks at the individual sayings, or mishnayot, through the interpretations of the great. Designed to make obscure concepts and complex philosophic and spiritual principles as accessible as possible, Pirkei Avot - Ethics Of The Fathers is a "must" for novice readers seeking improved comprehension of this tractate.

--Midwest Book Review. a tribute to 4/5(12). This book helped my congregational study of [Pirḳe Avot] = book Avot between Passover and Shavuot. We used it, together with an ArtScroll edition and an old () translation by Hereford, a Christian theologian, published by Schocken/5. “Sage Advice: Pirkei Avot”, Maggid Books, Religious and Ethical Wisdom Amos Lassen I have spent most of my life studying my religion, Judaism because there is so much to learn and so little time to do so.

While still child, my father introduced me to Pirkei Avot, commonly translated as “Ethics of the Fathers” and still to this I /5(13).

Rabbis, educators, and longtime colleagues, Kerry M. Olitzky and Leonard S. Kravitz have together produced a series of modern commentaries on fundamental Jewish texts.

Each of these editions features a linebyline translation coupled with the original text and commentary, breathing new life into Brand: Leonard S.

Kravitz. I recently made a surprising discovery: Pirkei Avot is a dangerous book. Sure, we call it “Ethics of Our Fathers,” which sounds fairly positive. And we regularly encourage our children to learn it, often giving them copies at the tender age of 12 or 13 without a second thought.

Exploit­ing the nexus of comics and car­toon­ing to delve into the time­less lessons of Pirkei Avot is this book’s strongest asset. Over­all, Deutsch’s con­tri­bu­tion to the canon of com­men­tary through her Illus­trat­ed Pirkei Avot is the first step on what should be.

We are posting one or two sayings each week this spring and summer, each with a commentary and discussion guide. These are for personal and family use. For classroom use or for notice when the book is published, e-mail the author.

Pirkei Avot (Hebrew: פִּרְקֵי אָבוֹת; also spelled as Pirkei Avoth or Pirkei Avos or Pirke Aboth), which translates to English as Chapters of the Fathers, is a compilation of the ethical teachings and maxims from Rabbinical Jewish tradition.

It is part of didactic Jewish ethical e of its contents, the name is sometimes given as Ethics of the Fathers. Reflect on three things and you will never come to sin: Know what is above you–a seeing eye, a hearing ear, and all your deeds recorded in a book.

Rabban Gamaliel the son of Rabbi Judah the Prince said: Great is study of the Torah when combined with a worldly occupation, for. In Pirke Avot: Timeless Wisdom for Modern Life, William Berkson provides a fresh, insightful, and exciting approach to this central and compelling classical Jewish ethical text.

He, with the assistance of Menachem Fisch, provides a clear and comprehensible translation of the tractate, and his historical commentary draws insightfully on the. Avos is a book of ethics, honesty, and advice. But at its very beginning it tells us that even this part of Jewish life came from Sinai.

All of that is part of Judaism. This volume presents a new translation and concise commentary on Avos, and contains an.

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And thus it is written in the book of Psalms by David, king of Israel, “I prefer the teaching You proclaimed to thousands of pieces of gold and silver” (Psalms ), And it says: “Mine is the silver, and mine the gold, says the Lord of Hosts” (Haggai ).

Buy a cheap copy of Pirke Avot: A Modern Commentary on book. Rabbis, educators, and longtime colleagues, Kerry M. Olitzky and Leonard S. Kravitz have together produced a series of modern commentaries on fundamental Jewish Free shipping over $ ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: Text of Avot in English and Hebrew; commentary in English.

Notes: "First ed., second impression. Pirkei Avot. 1 א׳ 1 א. משֶׁה קִבֵּל תּוֹרָה מִסִּינַי, וּמְסָרָהּ לִיהוֹשֻׁעַ, וִיהוֹשֻׁעַ לִזְקֵנִים, וּזְקֵנִים לִנְבִיאִים, וּנְבִיאִים מְסָרוּהָ לְאַנְשֵׁי כְנֶסֶת הַגְּדוֹלָה.

Pirkei Avos Chapter One. Avos Intro: 0: Prologue All Israel has a share. Think of Avos as a prescription from God to nurse us back to spiritual health. This prologue is designed to reassure us. Finally he closed the book turned to the boy and gave him the answer. Joshua b. Kar'hah said: "It is written [Ps.

cxxxix. 16]: 'My undeveloped substance did thy eyes see, and in thy book,' etc. Infer from this that the Holy One, blessed be He, showed unto Adam all succeeding generations, together with their preachers, directors, leaders, prophets, heroes, criminals, and their pious. Chapter 2 Pirkei Avot.

Chapter Two of Pirkei Avot: The translated text, selected insights, audio classes, and stories for the children. Text of Chapter Two Rabbi [Judah HaNassi] would say: Which is the right path for man to choose for himself?

Whatever is harmonious for. But a book this old (the Mishna was compiled at the beginning of the 3rd century CE) does not give up its secrets so easily.

In places, it uses words that .Pirkei Avot is among the most well known of all writings in Rabbinic Avot is so-named, according to the great commentator Rashi (11th century France), because it contains the “sayings” of the first “fathers” of ally known simply as Avot (literally, “fathers” or “ancestors”), it is one of the sixty-three tractates found in the Mishnah, the code of.