The "Trade with the Enemy" ordinance (1939) sounds justifiable, but in reality is a legal facade to expose any non-Jew
in Israel to charges of sedition.
Still, when the murdered was interrogated by the police, he told them that he heard his neighborhood synagogue's rabbis saying that the life of a non-Jew
had no sanctity.
I am launching the "Invite a Non-Jew
To Your Seder" campaign.
The image of the non-Jew
in Judaism; the idea of Noahide law, 2d ed.
In the modern state of Israel, non-Jews
are called "goyim", a word meaning non-Jew
that also means "cattle.
Ultimately, the non-Jew
we educate may take the knowledge her or she absorbs and share it with a Jew, serving as a Jewish teacher for a Jewish student we ourselves never see or meet.
There is a focus on Judaism, but Jewish Meditation Practices for Everyday life is meant to benefit readers of all faiths and backgrounds, be they Jew, non-Jew
, or even non-religious.
If anything, the eight-day festival serves to remind Jew and non-Jew
alike that religious identity is assured only when religion develops out of an environment based on love and celebration, intelligent debate and conviction.
See the discussion in Tony Kushner, "Jew and Non-Jew
in the East End of London: Towards an Anthropology of 'Everyday' Relations," in Outsiders & Outcasts: Essays in Honour of William J.
At one time, Parkes was head of the London Jewish Historical Society, only the second non-Jew
to hold this position.
After a brief stint on a kibbutz, she finds an apartment in Tel Aviv and gets a job as a hairdresser, working on the hair of British matrons and passing herself off as a non-Jew
whose husband is a British policeman in a nearby town.
Subsequently (in Maimonides' Mishneh Torah), "Hasidei Umot Ha'olam" designates any non-Jew
who observes the seven Noachide laws; it has otherwise been applied more generally to non-Jews
"who stood by Jews in an hour of adversity.