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Isaacs, Ronald H.

Overview
Works: 124 works in 231 publications in 1 language and 6,273 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Miscellanea  History  Dictionaries  Commentaries  Folklore  Legends  Biography  Sources  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by Ronald H Isaacs
Kosher living : it's more than just the food by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kosher Living is an essential guide to Jewish ethics and morality for your everyday life. It includes comprehensive entries organized into practical categories of daily life practices - business, hospitality, relationships, care of the body, and more, it gives advice from all aspects of Jewish religion, custom, ritual, and tradition. This book is an invaluable source of inspiration and a definitive reference work for every Jewish family. Written in an easy-to-use format, Kosher Living is a perfect tool for teaching Jewish values and tradition."--Jacket
Ask the rabbi : the who, what, when, where, why, and how of being Jewish by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the mundane to the perplexing, Rabbi Ron Isaacs answers all your questions about the Jewish faith in a manner that is warm, wise and witty. Isaacs brings his many years of experience as a rabbi and scholar to create a family-friendly resource that you and your children can use again and again to answer questions as they arise in your day-to-day lives
The how-to handbook for Jewish living by Kerry M Olitzky( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This concisely written book contains the bare facts of basic Jewish living. There are two volumes dealing with everythiing from braiding challah to tying Tzizit! an excellent resource set for every Jewish family, particularly when you don't want long explanations
Jewish music : its history, people, and song by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A glossary of Jewish life by Kerry M Olitzky( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred seasons : a sourcebook for the Jewish holidays by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every person's guide to Jewish philosophy and philosophers by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jewish information source book : a dictionary and almanac by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Messengers of God : a Jewish prophets who's who by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Critical documents of Jewish history : a sourcebook by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical documents that shaped Jewish history
Animals in Jewish thought and tradition by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Do animals, like humans, have souls? Do animals go to heaven? If Jewish tradition regards the life of all of God's creatures - animals included - as sacred, then why are we allowed to eat meat? Why can we eat only certain kinds of meat?" "Highly praised author Ronald Isaacs introduces readers to the fascinating world and role of the animal kingdom as seen throughout Jewish history, custom, and tradition. He answers questions such as those mentioned above, and many more, through the use of the Bible, the Talmud, midrashic writings, philosophy, liturgy, and folklore."--Jacket
Miracles : a Jewish perspective by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete how to handbook for Jewish living by Kerry M Olitzky( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judaism, medicine, and healing by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every person's guide to Hanukkah by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred celebrations : a Jewish holiday handbook by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in a clear and concise manner, this book provides useful information for the home and synagogue celebration of Jewish holidays. Each chapter includes insights from Jewish texts, and descriptions of holiday celebrations, rituals, blessings, and family activities
Every person's guide to Purim by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close encounters : Jewish views about God by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ascending Jacob's ladder : Jewish views of angels, demons, and evil spirits by Ronald H Isaacs( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From classic art to modern-day television programs, angels are represented in many ways and in many forms. Although angels have permeated Jewish tradition since biblical times, they remain a mystery to most people, often thought of as distinctly un-Jewish icons. In Ascending More...Jacob's Ladder: Jewish Views of Angels, Demons, and Evil Spirits, Rabbi Ronald H. Isaacs introduces readers to the fascinating Jewish world of angels, from earliest times to the modern period." --Publisher descrpition
The discovery Haggadah by Kerry M Olitzky( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the Haggadah in English and Hebrew. Each section is easily explained with simple directions on how to proceed, followed by activities for children/students to do
 
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Kosher living : it's more than just the food
Alternative Names
Isaacs, Ron 1947-

Isaacs, Ron H.

Isaacs, Ron H. 1947-

Isaacs, Ronald 1947-

Isaacs, Ronald Howard

Languages
English (64)

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Ask the rabbi : the who, what, when, where, why, and how of being JewishThe how-to handbook for Jewish livingJewish music : its history, people, and songA glossary of Jewish lifeSacred seasons : a sourcebook for the Jewish holidaysEvery person's guide to Jewish philosophy and philosophersThe Jewish information source book : a dictionary and almanacMessengers of God : a Jewish prophets who's who