Essays Tagged: "Tikkun Olam"

Core ethical teachings of Judaism

ressed and did so by challenging the authority figures of society.The prophetic vision included the Tikkun Olam. This means repair/transformation of the world. Tikkun olam is the notion that if a pers ... another human being it is as if that person had saved the whole world. The overarching principle of tikkun olam in Jewish ethics is intimately connected with the idea of social justice. The implicatio ...

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Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith