Verdict: This book is worth the time to read and worth the money-- but only as a starter.
I would certainly recommend this book to anyone who is a born again Jew or non Jew who wants to learn what Judaism is really all about.
As a beginner in the study of Judaism I found Rabbi Donin's book simple and packed with information to answer my numerous questions.
It's helpful in providing basic guidance to Religious retuals & holidays.Published 11 days ago by Sophie Golynsky
As other reviewers have written: this is a great introduction to Judaism.
However, the Kindle edition is terrible. It includes lots of cross references (e.g. Read more
I'm not sure where I want to be in life but this is good reading and give some good insights in to be a Jew.Published 1 month ago by Ellery
Another "must have" for those of us who are aspiring Converts or those who merely want to know more, from an Orthodox perspective. This book is more valuable than rubies! Read morePublished 1 month ago by Lorna J. Loomis
The book, as the title implies, is a look at Judaism and how it should be observed by people in their day-to-day lives. The book covers many subjects about Judaism. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
Interesting book, glad I was able to read it. Would recommend it to anyone interested in the Jewish religion - great history.Published 5 months ago by Richqrd M. Wetzel
Rabbi Donin's works are awesome. I'm in the process of conversion to Judaism, and my Rabbi recommends reading Rabbi Hayim Donin.Published 5 months ago by Teresa J Mackey
Who can this book be for?
1. People who want to know a bit about the rituals of Judaism (this book does not include prayers, and they are poorly done in his book To Pray... Read more
Wonderful book, though it is hard on the attention span, since I don't have any. A must read for anyone considering conversion/getting into their Jewish roots.Published 6 months ago by ObamabadGunsgood