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Searching for Meaning in Midrash Lessons for Everyday Living

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  • Michael Katz (author)
  • Gershon Schwartz (author)
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About the Book

Searching for Meaning in Midrash explores the fascinating body of Jewish literature called Midrash—creative interpretations of the Bible that are designed to reveal hidden or deeper meaning in Scripture. Each of the over 50 midrashim sit next to its corresponding biblical text so that readers can compare them, along with commentary on the times and insights of the Rabbis who wrote each midrash. Readers are given guidance for answering “What does this text mean to me?”

Michael Katz

Gershon Schwartz