INTERGALACTIC JUDAISM

INTERGALACTIC JUDAISM
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    INTERGALACTIC JUDAISM
    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