Why Jews Do That: Or 30 Questions Your Rabbi Never Answered (Hardcover)

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By Avram Mlotek, Faby Rodriguez (Illustrator), Jenny Young (Illustrator)
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A Fun Take on "Judaism for Dummies" that Will Answer All Questions Wondered by the Goyim and Jewish People Alike

When the subject of religion comes up, people often get very shy and are worried about offending. Now, if there was only a book that covered all the nooks and crannies of a religion, written in an easily digestible way...

Well, now there is Written by Rabbi Avram Mlotek, Why Jews Do That is a terrific look into the Jewish religion, answering all the tough questions you've been afraid to ask. But this isn't just for the Jews among us. Just because you're Catholic, Muslim, Hindu, Buddhist, or the like, doesn't mean you cannot enjoy an inside look to find out if Jews believe in Jesus, what kosher really is, and how we keep our yarmulkes secured to our heads. So have no fear, as Jews are here to help

Some of the tough questions answered by Rabbi Mlotek include:
  • What's with Jews and candles?
  • Do Jews have confession like Catholics?
  • Why are Jews obsessed with food?
  • Is sex kosher? What about marijuana?
  • And much more

Why Jews Do That is your one-stop shop for answers to all the questions you wanted to know, but were too shy to ask. So whether you're a devout follower, a casual observer, someone marrying into the faith, or just interested in buffing up your Bible knowledge, Rabbi Mlotek will guide you through the challah, mitzvahs, and shiksas that make Jewish life so...lively.

About the Author

Avram Mlotek is a rabbi, cantor, writer, and actor. In 2015, he co-founded Base Hillel, now operating in nine cities, and works as spiritual leader for its Manhattan location. The Forward has called him one of "America's Most Inspiring Rabbis" and the New York Jewish Week has called him a "leading innovator in Jewish life today." A grandchild of Holocaust refugees, Mlotek lives in New York City with his partner, Yael, and their children, Revaya, Hillel Yosl, and Shabtai. Faby Rodriguez is a graphic designer from Mexico. She has focused her career in print media, working in newspapers for both Mexico and more than ten states in the US. Follow her on Instagram at @favsdoodles. Jenny Young is an artist based in Philadelphia. She loves drawing dark and satirical cartoons commenting on modern politics, technology, and spirituality. Follow her on Instagram at @jennyyoungart.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781510760493
ISBN-10: 1510760490
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Publication Date: August 25th, 2020
Pages: 112
Language: English