Book Discussion: The Great House

June 20, 2011

by Peter Shapiro
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A reader of Nicole Krauss's novel "Great House" in my judgment will either like it or dislike it but there will be no middle ground.

Galilee Diary: Summer holiday

Rabbi Marc J. Rosenstein
August 24, 2010

It was forbidden to allow the posthumous destruction of Man, God, and - this even for the most secularist of Jews - that hope without which a Jew cannot live, the hope which is the gift of Judaism to all humanity.