Price: $27.00

    An Analysis of Torah Concepts Based on Discoveries in Space Exploration, Physics and Biology

    by Rabbi David Lister

    Hardcover, 328 pages, full color photos throughout
    Urim Publications, 2011
    ISBN: 978-965-524-053-5

    Intergalactic Judaism analyzes Biblical metaphors with the aid of modern scientific advances in space exploration, physics, biology and astronomy.

    About the Author:
    Rabbi David Lister studied at the Manchester Mesivta, Yeshiva Shaarei Torah in Manchester, the Mir Yeshiva in Jerusalem and the Ohr LaGolah rabbinic training program. He also holds a degree in French and Modern Hebrew from London University. He was rabbi at the Reading and Muswell Hill Synagogues and a teacher in North West London Jewish Day School. In 2008 he became rabbi of Edgware United Synagogue and principal of Sinai school in Kenton.

    Praise for Intergalactic Judaism
    "Here is a work that combines dazzling erudition in astronomy, theoretical physics and various other scientific disciplines, together with a fine knowledge of Jewish mysticism and biblical commentary, and -- what is truly rare -- an ability to combine them seamlessly into a view of the world that is both spiritual and humane."
    - Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

    "[Intergalactic Judaism] is fascinating from a scientific perspective and enlightening and inspiring from a Torah perspective."
    - Rabbi Zev Leff

    "This thought-provoking book demonstrates how modern physics can refresh our perception of Torah and our work in the world."
    - Rabbi Dr. Akiva Tatz