The Womens Haftarah Commentary: New Insights from Women Rabbis on the 54 Weekly Haftarah Portions, The 5 Megillot & Special Shabbatot Elyse Goldstein

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The Womens Haftarah Commentary: New Insights from Women Rabbis on the 54 Weekly Haftarah Portions, The 5 Megillot & Special Shabbatot  by  Elyse Goldstein

The Womens Haftarah Commentary: New Insights from Women Rabbis on the 54 Weekly Haftarah Portions, The 5 Megillot & Special Shabbatot by Elyse Goldstein
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Here, for the first time, womens unique experiences and perspectives areapplied to the Haftarah, the five megillot (Scrolls), and special Shabbatreadings, offering you the first comprehensive commentary by women.In this groundbreaking collection,MoreHere, for the first time, womens unique experiences and perspectives areapplied to the Haftarah, the five megillot (Scrolls), and special Shabbatreadings, offering you the first comprehensive commentary by women.In this groundbreaking collection, more than fifty women rabbis cometogether to offer readers inspiring insights on the second and thirdportions of the Hebrew Scripture: the Prophets and Writings.

Based onreadings that are rich in imagery-some poetic, some narrative, some darkand brooding-the commentaries include feminist interpretations of thestories of Deborah and Yael, David and Goliath, David and Bathsheva, andthe witch of Endor, among many others.

Jerusalem as woman, the whore motif,the story of Jonah and the fish, and other prophetic images are alsoexplored.



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