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dc.contributor.editorStone, Suzanne Lasten_US
dc.contributor.editorHirt, Robert S.en_US
dc.identifier.citationRabbinic and lay authority. Ed. by Suzanne Last Stone. Orthodox Forum (15th : 2003 : New York, NY). Yeshiva University Press, 2006.en_US
dc.descriptionThe Orthodox Forum, initially convened by Dr. Norman Lamm, Chancellor of Yeshiva University, meets each year to consider major issues of concern to the Jewish community. Forum participants from throughout the world, including academicians in both Jewish and secular fields, rabbis, rashei yeshivah, Jewish educators, and Jewish communal professionals, gather in conference as a think tank to discuss and critique each other’s original papers, examining different aspects of a central theme. The purpose of the Forum is to create and disseminate a new and vibrant Torah literature addressing the critical issues facing Jewry today.en_US
dc.description.abstractIn this volume, Rabbinic and Lay Communal Authority, capably edited by Professor Suzanne Last Stone, the reader will be guided through a range of historical, political, sociological, and Jewish legal (halakhic) perspectives that provide insights and perspectives that can help guide our community as it moves forward. [from the Series Editor's Introduction]en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipThe Orthodox Forum gratefully acknowledges the support of the Joseph J. and Bertha K. Green Memorial Fund at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary established by Morris L. Green, of blessed memory.en_US
dc.publisherThe Michael Scharf Publication Trust of Yeshiva University Pressen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesThe Orthodox Forum ; 15th
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States*
dc.subjectOrthodox Forum seriesen_US
dc.subjectRabbis --Office --Congresses.en_US
dc.subjectAuthority --Religious aspects --Judaism --Congresses.en_US
dc.subjectJewish leadership --Congresses.en_US
dc.subjectJewish law --Decision making --Congresses.en_US
dc.subjectLeadership --Religious aspects --Judaism --Congresses.en_US
dc.subjectOrthodox Judaism -- Congressesen_US
dc.subjectSuzanne Last Stoneen_US
dc.titleRabbinic and lay communal authority.en_US
dc.title.alternativeThe Orthodox Forum ; 15th : 2003en_US

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