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Sex, Drugs and Violence in the Jewish Tradition

Moral Perspectives

by Daniel B. Kohn

  • 318 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Jason Aronson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Religion,
  • Violence,
  • Sex,
  • Jewish Studies,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / General,
  • Judaism,
  • Judaism - Theology,
  • Drugs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8055206M
    ISBN 100765700131
    ISBN 109780765700131

      In his book God and the Gay not share in other early believers’ Jewish history, tradition, or laws. a glimpse of how Black lives do not matter in the face of state-sanctioned violence.   The Bible wants us to be sober because being intoxicated makes us more likely to sin. Decades of research proves that alcohol and other drugs lower self-control and contribute to increased rates of violence and other unsafe behaviors, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Many of those behaviors are sins.

      3. Nutmeg. Ancient Indian and Asian cultures were prone to using Nutmeg recreationally. While it is mostly regarded as a cooking ingredient today, nutmeg is useful in the treatment of asthma and heart complaints and also serves as a sedative. Many ancient cultures believed that the spice had special or magical powers.   The Book of Ezra, for example, is another revelation written by a Jewish prophet — not a follower of Jesus — but very similar to John's in many ways and very grieved about the .

    The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms. Learn more at The Biblical Dinner - Experience a time before electricity, upright seating or silverware and a place illuminated only by oil lamps. Be transported to a place warmed by the laughter of friends who are prepared to give their lives for one another and recline at a table where each bite or sip holds ancient relevance and holy significance. Join Pastor Jay McCarl, as he hosts an intimate, thought.


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