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Jephte"s daughter

Naomi Ragen

Jephte"s daughter

by Naomi Ragen

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Published by G.K. Hall in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Large type books

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNaomi Ragen.
    SeriesG.K. Hall large print book series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3568.A4118 J47 1990
    The Physical Object
    Pagination539 p. (large print) ;
    Number of Pages539
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2205109M
    ISBN 100816148260
    LC Control Number89027097
    OCLC/WorldCa20422033

      Question: "Did Jephthah sacrifice his daughter to the Lord?" Answer: In Judges , Jephthah, a judge of Israel, made a foolish vow that if God gave him victory in the upcoming battle, he would sacrifice whatever first came out of his door when he came ah was victorious in the battle against the Ammonites (Judges ).   Jephte's Daughter was published in , and was apparently quite controversial in it's portrayal of women and domestic abuse in ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities. I have to admit that it was the religious aspect of the book that drew me to it; I am non-religious myself so am always fascinated by stories set in societies that are so different.

    The pampered daughter of a wealthy Hasidic businessman, Batsheva Ha-Levi grows up in the affluent suburbs of Los Angeles. But everything changes when she turns eighteen and finds that her loving father has made a secret vow which will shatter her life, forcing her to marry a man she hardly knows and sending her to the exotic, golden city of Jerusalem. On her wedding day, . In datzelfde jaar publiceerde ze haar eerste Sailor Moon art book voor Shueisha. Dit was Sailor Moon Infinity Collection Art Book. Tijdens haar werk aan de korte manga Princess Naoko Takeuchi Back to Work Punch!! ontmoette Takeuchi Yoshihiro Togashi (de mangaka van Hunter × Hunter) op een Weekly Shōnen Jump meeting. Naoko Takeuchi. Naoko Takeuchi.

    Jephthah and his daughter, Judges chapter XI verse 35 'And it came to pass, when he saw her, that he rent his clothes, and said, Alas, my daughter! thou hast brought me very low, and thou art one of them that trouble me: for I have opened my mouth unto the Lord, and I cannot go back.' illustration by Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld.   The Tailor's Daughter is a novel about truth and beauty, art and artifice. It is also about family——in all its glory and scandal. How important is the notion of family to each of the main characters? Which relationships are the most "real" to you in this book?/5(10).


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Naomi Ragens novel, Jephtes daughter, is about a young Hassidic (Jewish ultra-orthodox) girl who is raised in the United States, and is arranged to marry a young Hassidic scholar in Jerusalem. Jephte's Daughter was an extremely uplifting and moving 4/5. Now a classic listed among the one hundred most important Jewish books of all time*, Jephte's Daughter is bestselling author Naomi Ragen's beloved first novel.

With poignancy and insight, it takes readers on a groundbreaking and unforgettable journey inside the hidden world of women in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community/5(19). The story of this unnamed woman appears near the end of her father’s story (see Judg –). Its position, as well as the events that it narrates, suggests that it functions primarily, though not necessarily solely, as a further explication of the character of her father.

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But everything changes when she turns eighteen and finds that her loving father has made a secret vow which will shatter her life, forcing her to marry a man she hardly knows and sending her to the exotic, golden city of Jerusalem/5(30).

Jephthah (pronounced / ˈ dʒ ɛ f θ ə /; Hebrew: יפתח Yiftāḥ), appears in the Book of Judges as a judge who presided over Israel for a period of six years (Judges ).According to Judges, he lived in father's name is also given as Gilead, and, as his mother is described as a prostitute, this may indicate that his father might have been any of the men of that essor: Jair.

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But everything changes when she turns eighteen and finds that her loving father has made a secret vow which will shatter her life, forcing her to marry a man she hardly knows and sending her to.

Now a classic listed among the one hundred most important Jewish books of all time*, Jephte's Daughter is bestselling author Naomi Ragen's beloved first novel. With poignancy and insight, it takes readers on a groundbreaking and unforgettable journey inside the hidden world of women in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community/5(79).

Get this from a library. Jephte's daughter. [Naomi Ragen] -- Abraham Ha-Levi is a wealthy American businessman and the last male survivor of an important Orthodox Jewish family. He decides it's time he finally honored his religious and cultural inheritance and. Jephte's Daughter Book Summary and Study Guide.

Naomi Ragen Booklist Naomi Ragen Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Jephte's Daughter; Batsheva is a beautiful Jewish princess.

When only eighteen, her father informs her that it's her duty get married, and introduces her to Isaac Harshen, a Jewish scholar who lives in Jerusalem. Get this from a library.

Jephte's daughter. [Naomi Ragen] -- Beautiful Batsheva, pampered daughter of an American Jew, must fulfill her father's promise and become the bride of a Hassidic scholar in a traditional, arranged marriage in Jerusalem.

She soon. Jephte's Daughter is really a book of two halves. The first half deals with Batsheva's marriage and the domestic abuse, and the second is about what comes after, and the issues she has to face as a consequence. I much preferred the first half of the novel; I felt it was a powerful portrayal of an abusive marriage, and strongly written/5(81).

Jephte's Daughter (Book): Ragen, Naomi: Baker & TaylorIn an effort to honor his Orthodox Jewish religion, Abraham Ha-Levi forces his daughter to marry a Torah scholar, whose wickedness is hidden by his supposed religious devotion. Jephte's Daughter: A Novel (English Edition) eBook: Ragen, Naomi: : Kindle Store.

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She becomes the wife to Isaac, a scholar demanding total subservience and devotion. She escapes from Jerusalem with her son to England where she discovers true romantic love. The pampered daughter of a wealthy Hasidic businessman, Batsheva Ha-Levi grows up in the affluent suburbs of Los Angeles.

But everything changes when she turns eighteen and finds that her loving father has made a secret vow which will shatter her life, forcing her to marry a man she hardly knows and sending her to the exotic, golden city of Jerusalem.The pampered daughter of a wealthy Hasidic businessman, Batsheva Ha-Levi grows up in the affluent suburbs of Los Angeles.

But everything changes when she turns eighteen and finds that her loving father has made a secret vow which will shatter her life, forcing her to marry a man she hardly knows and sending her to the exotic, golden city of Jerusalem/5(77).Titre du livre: Jephtes Daughter Auteur du livre: Naomi Ragen Catégorie de livre: Livres anglais et étrangers,Literature & Fiction,Genre Fiction Description du livre: On her wedding day she enters a strange and foreign world steeped in tradition and surrounded by myth Jephte's Daughter By Naomi Ragen (, Paperback) Jephte's Daughter by Naomi Ragen (, Paperback).