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Sex laws and customs in Judaism.

Louis M. Epstein

Sex laws and customs in Judaism.

by Louis M. Epstein

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Published by Ktav Pub. House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex -- Religious aspects -- Judaism,
  • Jewish ethics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIntrod. by Ari Kiev.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM720.S4 E6 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 251 p.
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5544529M
    LC Control Number67022751

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Sex laws and customs in Judaism by Louis M. Epstein Download PDF EPUB FB2

In Liberal Judaism (United Kingdom) homosexual relationships are considered acceptable, and weddings are conducted for same-sex couples. [16] There is no ban on female-female intercourse in the Hebrew Bible, but in later rabbinical halakhic texts, such is mentioned as a forbidden act.

Judaism regards sex as being similar to eating and drinking in that it is is a natural and necessary aspect of life―but within the right framework and context, with the proper intentions.

Even still, sex is a complicated and misunderstood subject in Judaism. Sex Laws and Customs in Judaism by Epstein, Louis M.

and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Traditional Jewish law not only prohibits many types of sexual relationships, but it also dictates specific parameters even for permitted ones.

And while Judaism is broadly permissive when it comes to sex between married adults, the same is not true for sexual activity outside of a committed relationship. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

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Louis M. Epstein. New York: Ktav Pub. House () (categorize this paper) Reprint yearsBuy the book $ used Amazon page: Call number BMS4.E6 ISBN(s) Options Edit this record. Mark as duplicate. Love & Sex: A Modern Jewish Perspective. Robert Gordis - - Farrar. Yet in Epstein's discussion regarding the laws of rape and seduction (p.

ff.) he favors the views of Philo and Josephus who treat these laws without any legal difference, over those of the Talmud which I Sex Laws and Customs in Judaism, by Louis M. Epstein, L.H.D., D.D.

Bloch Pub. Co., New Yorkpp. X+ More Personal Stories of Jewish Life, Traditions and Customs. All of the stories above come directly from my book, This Jewish Life. The book is dedicated to contemporary personal accounts of Jewish life and culture. It is set up as one year of Jewish Life as told by 54 different voices and covers Jewish life, death, birth, marriage, holidays.

Sex is a touchy subject - not least among Israel's highly conservative ultra-Orthodox Jews. But an Orthodox therapist and an Orthodox teacher in Jerusalem have co-written a sex guide aimed. Buy Sex Laws and Customs in Judaism by (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Hardcover. Judaism considers sex natural and holy, though not without the famous words of the Iggeret HaKodesh (The Holy Letter), a 13th-century treatise on sexuality often ascribed to Nahmanides, “One should know that sexual union is holy and pure when it is done as it should be, at the time it should be, and with proper intent.”.

Orthodox Judaism holds that halakha is the divine law as laid out in the Torah (five books of Moses), rabbinical laws, rabbinical decrees, and customs combined.

The rabbis, who made many additions and interpretations of Jewish Law, did so only in accordance with regulations they believe were given for this purpose to Moses on Mount Sinai, see.

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The digit and digit formats both by: : Sex Laws and Customs in Judaism: Quarto. XXII, [2],[1]pp. Original red cloth with gold lettering on spine. Remarkable work in which the author endeavors to present the Jewish standard of sex conduct outside of marriage. The streamer's first series predominantly in Yiddish depicts the world of Hasidic Jews in painstaking detail.

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Also in Judaism, women have the choice to follow the system. In fact, in Jewish marriage laws, sex is the woman’s right. Her husband cannot withhold sex from her. In Jewish sex itself, almost anything goes, as long as it’s not done during the. Actually, the main purpose of sex — as explained by Jewish law — is to create something called devek, best translated as an intense.

Sex Laws and Customs in Judaism. Creator. Epstein, Louis M. Bibliographic Citation. New York: Ktav,c p. Permanent Link The Minhagim: The Customs and Ceremonies of Judaism, Their Origins and Rationale  Chill, Abraham () Related Items in Google Scholar ©— Bioethics Research Library.

Judaism is the world’s oldest monotheistic religion, dating back nearly 4, years. Followers of Judaism believe in one God who revealed himself through ancient prophets.

History is essential. Shiva (Hebrew: שִׁבְעָה, literally "seven") is the week-long mourning period in Judaism for first-degree relatives. The ritual is referred to as "sitting shiva" in shiva period lasts for seven days following the burial.

Following the initial period of despair and lamentation immediately after the death, shiva embraces a time when individuals discuss their loss and accept.Judaism is a tradition grounded in the religious, ethical, and social laws as they are articulated in the Torah — the first five books of the Hebrew Bible.

Jews refer to the Bible as the Tanakh.The New York Times magazine recently published an article about an Orthodox Jewish sex therapist who helps women in the Orthodox community (they spoke mostly of her Haredi clientele) with intimacy issues. Besides the troubling word choices used by the author, like “tainted” to describe how Orthodox Jews consider a woman who’s in niddah and “semi-quarantine,” to .