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Elliot Wolfson And Shmuel Klatzkin: An Exchange
Following the lubavitch.com review of Open Secret: Postmessianic Messianism and the Mystical Revision of Menahem Mendel Schneerson, author Elliot Wolfson, and reviewer Shmuel Klatzkin, exchanged…
Book Review/ Revealing the Secrets: An Academic Explores The Rebbe’s Teachings
The academic world hasn’t always been friendly to Chasidism or Kabbala. Nineteenth-century
Entrepreneur Says It’s Time To “Give Back” To Chabad
What’s a successful entrepreneur doing sponsoring the publication of an esoteric, Chasidic discourse? Or repairing the gravesite of its author in some remote Ukrainian townlet?…
Books: Meditations on Mitzvot
(lubavitch.com) The face of Chabad in the twenty-first century has been the shliach and the shlucha. Incredibly dedicated and energetic couples have fanned out around…
Once in a Rare Sun: Birkat Hachamah
(lubavitch.com) The waxing and waning of the moon is regularly celebrated in Jewish life. The Jewish calendar is based on the lunar cycle, familiar to…
Books: Ethics to Live By
(lubavitch.com) Kehot Publication Society, the Lubavitch publishing house, recently announced the publication of Pirkei Avot: Ethics of the Fathers With a New Commentary, Anthologized from the…
Volume 29 of Rebbe’s Correspondence Published
Kehot Publication Society, the Lubavitch Publishing House, announced the publication of the 29th volume of Igrot Kodesh, “Holy Epistles,” by the Lubavitcher Rebbe. This 352-page…
New English Translation of Genesis With Commentaries by Kehot
(lubavitch.com) Kehot Publication Society, the Chabad-Lubavitch publishing house and Chabad of California have released a new translation of the Book of Genesis. The translation reflects…
Award Winning Novel for Teens Based on Chabad Representatives
(lubavitch.com) A young adult novel that explores the clash of cultures and budding understanding between a beach-going teen and her Chabad relatives won an important…
Books: On The Chabad Chasidic Wedding
(lubavitch.com) A mysterious part of the Chasidic Jewish wedding ceremony became a lot easier to understand with a new publication from Chabad-Lubavitch’s publishing house. At…
Chabad Rabbi Takes Ben Franklin Award For Book on Going Kosher
(lubavitch.com) Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbi Zalman Goldstein's book GOING KOSHER IN 30 DAYS! was named winner among the three finalists in the religion category for the 2008 Benjamin Franklin…
Who Was the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s Father?
(lubavitch.com) Every now and then, the world is blessed with a leader of such rare character as to inspire a following that seems to outlive…
Chasidic 1906 Treatise On Divine Service Now In Translation
(lubavitch.com) Is there a point to keeping the commandments if their logic is not clear? A new translation and annotation of a 102-year-old Chabad Chasidic…
New Hagaddah For Russian Jews Who’ve Outgrown Communal Passover Seders
(lubavitch.com/lns) As the director of Friends of Refugees from Eastern Europe, Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbi Yossie Mishulovin has seen Michigan’s estimated 5000 Russian Jews grow in sophistication…
Review Essay: The Grammar of Women’s Spirituality
IN SEARCH OF THE GENDER-NEUTRAL It is now standard to include in book introductions a tedious apology for the lack of a graceful gender-neutral term…
Young Readers, Jewish Day Schools, Gear Up for Kehot’s (Chabad) 2007 Book-A-Thon
The 21 days from November 4-25 promise to be quiet ones for Jewish children around the world who have signed up for the Kehot Book-A-Thon.…
The “Release Time Program” Historical Album
In the 1940s and 50s, before the proliferation of Jewish day schools, most Jewish children went to public schools. Many of them in the New…
Translation of 100-year-old-Chasidic Text Published
Spiritual seekers are delighted with Overcoming Folly as it is reintroduced in a new and improved format recently published by Kehot Publication Society. Revised to suit the…
Merkos Book Finalist at National Jewish Book Awards
Likened to the Jewish Pulitzer Prize, the National Jewish Book Awards have chosen Merkos Publication’s “The Last Pair of Shoes” as a runner-up for the…
Chasidic Mapquest
Chemists looking for solutions to chemical mysteries keep an eye on the periodic table of elements. Now Kehot Publication Society, the Lubavitch publishing house, has…
New Biography of Baal Shem Tov Published
The Great Mission: The Life and Story of Rabbi Yisrael Baal Shem Tov, newly released by the Kehot Publication Society, publishing arm of the Lubavitch…
New Haggadah Keeps It Simple
The Kehot Publication Society, the Lubavitch publishing house, has announced the publication of the new, Haggadah For Pesach–Annotated Edition. The attractively designed, user-friendly Haggadah follows…
New Volume in Chasidic Heritage Series Published
Have you ever had the desire to transform your inner self but weren’t really sure where to start? Well, you may soon receive some help…
New Yom Kippur Machzor Published
Kehot Publication Society, the Lubavitch publishing house, has announced the publication of the new Yom Kippur Maczhor — Annotated Edition. The Machzor follows the innovations…
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