Voices of the Matriarchs by Chava Weissler
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Voices of the Matriarchs
By Chava Weissler

Voices of the Matriarchs

Listening to the Prayers of Early Modern Jewish Women New edition

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Voices of the Matriarchs by Chava Weissler

Book Description

Finalist for the National Jewish Book Award for 1998 With Voices of the Matriarchs , Chava Weissler restores balance to our knowledge of Judaism by providing the first look at the Yiddish prayers women created during centuries of exclusion from men's observance. In Weissler's hands, these prayers (called thkines) open a new window into early modern European Jewish women's lives, beliefs, devotion, and relationships with God.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780807036174
ISBN-10: 080703617X
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 20mm)
Pages: 304
Imprint: Beacon Press
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publish Date: 8-Nov-1999
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Chava Weissler

Chava Weissler is professor of religion studies at Lehigh University, where she holds the Philip and Muriel Berman Chair of Jewish Civilization.

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