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Why This Rabbi Loves Christian Writer Rachel Held Evans

Rabbi Evan Moffic | Posted 11.18.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Evan Moffic

In a recent article for the website of the Union for Reform Judaism, I generated some controversy by quoting two books by Christian authors. A few comments and even personal phone calls wondered why a rabbi would quote Christian sources when they are so many good Jewish ones.

'The Shack': How A Story For My Children Became A New York Times Best Seller

Wm. Paul Young | Posted 01.15.2013 | Religion
Wm. Paul Young

In 2005, I was working three jobs to pay bills and put food on the table. And then I wrote a story for our children, at the encouragement of my wife, something that would "put in one place how you think, as a gift, because you think outside the box."