Living in the Image of God: Jewish Teachings to Perfect the World: Conversations with Rabbi Irving Greenberg as Conducted by Shalom Freedman

A series of interviews between Rabbi Greenberg and Shalom Freedman,an American-Israeli writer, thinker, poet, and public intellectual, this book is a very personal account, addressing Greenberg’s views on issues ranging from the Holocaust to Israel, tikkun olam, and the role of women in Orthodox Jewish life. Here, Greenberg shares his life experiences and discusses the concepts—such as creation, tzelem elokim, and covenant—central to his thinking and teaching over two decades.


Chapter 2: “On the Human Created in God’s Image”
Chapter 11: “Israel and the Jewish and Human Future”

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