“Positive Judaism: A First Look” Journal Article

PJ journal D-LAKJSD-LKAJ“Positive Judaism: A First Look”
Journal Article for Peer Review Only, March 2017

Positive Judaism lives at the intersection of Positive Psychology and Judaism. This article is the first effort to articulate the connection between Jewish practice, thought, and philosophy; and, the science of human achievement and character strengths. Drawing on Torah, Talmud, Mussar, prayer, ritual, and ancient and modern commentary, the author shows that the core tenets of Positive Psychology and Jewish living are not only perfect compliments, but will lead enrich the lives of the people we serve and strengthen our communities.

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I invite you to review this article and send to me your feedback and insights. This article is currently out for submission for journal publication but I would be happy to discuss other formats and places to share Positive Judaism with you.

I look forward to hearing from you,

Rabbi Darren Levine