An accessible introduction to the Jewish
understanding of God
throughout history—and today.
The Way Into Encountering God in Judaism is an accessible introduction to the Jewish understanding of God throughout history—and today.
“This audacious exploration of the Jewish concept of God squarely faces many contradictions and conundrums.... A significant contribution.”
—Publishers Weekly starred review
“A unique guide to how Jews have encountered God in the past and, even more significantly, an open, embracing companion to the journey—of our God relationships today.”
—Rabbi Sheldon Zimmerman, president, Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of Religion
“An engaging addition to the library of introductory books on Judaism.”
—Central Conference of American Rabbis Journal
The Way Into ... Series
The Way Into
… Series offers an
accessible and highly usable “guided tour” of the
Jewish faith, people, history, and beliefs—in total, an
introduction to Judaism that will enable you to understand and
interact with the sacred texts of the Jewish tradition.
Each volume is written by a leading
contemporary scholar and teacher, and explores one key aspect
The Way Into… enables all readers to achieve a real sense of
Jewish cultural literacy through guided study.