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JRelease: Donniel Hartman's "Who Are the Jews—And Who Can We Become?" Receives National Jewish Book Award

January 31, 2024 9:35 AM | Anonymous

Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman's Pioneering Work, Who Are the Jews—And Who Can We Become? Receives Prestigious National Jewish Book Award

New York, NY – January 26, 2024 - Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman, President of the Shalom Hartman Institute and host of the highly acclaimed top Judaism podcast, "For Heaven’s Sake," has been named a National Jewish Book Award Finalist for his exceptional work, Who Are the Jews—And Who Can We Become?.

The National Jewish Book Award finalist award underscores the profound impact of Hartman's scholarship on Jewish communal life and leadership.

As the Israel-Hamas war enters its 4th month, moral, ethical, and philosophical questions continue to dominate the discourse. Hartman, a distinguished scholar and thought leader, recently described as “the soundtrack of the American Jewish experience of this war,” engages in a profound exploration of challenges facing the Jewish community today.,

His examination of the critical question — How can we, as Jews, shape a cohesive collective identity in the face of increasing denominational divisions? — makes Who Are the Jews? an indispensable contribution to the ongoing discourse on the Jewish future.

The Shalom Hartman Institute, under Rabbi Hartman's visionary leadership, continues to be a trailblazer in Jewish thought and education in Israel and North America. The Institute's commitment to innovative ideas ensures that Rabbi Hartman's vision becomes a catalyst for positive change, offering a compelling narrative for the Jewish community in the 21st century.

For media inquiries and exclusive interviews with Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman, contact: Jan Greenfield Email:

About Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman: Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman is a visionary leader, distinguished scholar, and host of the top Judaism podcast, "For Heaven’s Sake." His latest work, "Who Are the Jews—And Who Can We Become?" has been recognized as a National Jewish Book Award Finalist, solidifying Rabbi Hartman's position as a trailblazer shaping the future of Jewish thought.

About the Shalom Hartman Institute:

The Shalom Hartman Institute is a leading center of Jewish thought and education, serving Israel and North America. The Institute is committed to developing ideas for Jewish communities to address the most pressing issues of the day, ensuring that Judaism is a compelling force for good in the 21st century.

Who Are the Jews―And Who Can We Become? - Shalom Hartman Institute

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