And Hannah Wept
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And Hannah Wept Infertility, Adoption, and the Jewish Couple by Michael Gold

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Published by Jewish Publication Society of America .
Written in English


  • Child welfare,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Judaism

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8171174M
ISBN 100827604424
ISBN 109780827604421

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Description from Customer Review: Write an online review and share your thoughts with other customers. "Incredibly sensitive and compelling!, July 1, Reviewer: [email protected] (see more about me) from Boston, Massachusetts "And Hannah Wept" is an incredibly sensitive, and very compelling book describing the Jewish response to infertility. Hannah is a woman of grace. In fact, that is precisely what her name means. Her name comes from a Hebrew word that means to be favored. And it really is an appropriate description for a woman whose life could testify of God’s grace. Hannah has become an emblem of the grace of motherhood. From her life, we’re able to make several observations. Infertility, Adoption, And The Jewish Couple Book, Download PDF Hannah Wept: Infertility, Adoption, And The Jewish Couple Free Online, Hannah Wept: Infertility, Adoption, And The Jewish Couple Michael Gold pdf. Hannah had a problem. She was barren and felt rejected by God. In Old Testament times, barrenness was considered a disgrace, and Hannah wept bitterly over her affliction. To compound her problems, Hannah’s husband, Elkanah, had another wife, Peninnah. She was : Sylvia Browder.

Hannah cried out to the Lord. One day when Hannah could no longer bear the pain of her empty womb, she went to the temple to present her supplication to the Lord. She cried out to the Lord and wept bitterly. She was so upset that she made a promise to the Lord in her request for a son, she said.   Read Hannah Wept: Infertility Adoption and the Jewish Couple Ebook FreeRead Book PDF Online Here ?book=Read Hannah Wept: Infertility. 1 Samuel (CSB) Deeply hurt, Hannah prayed to the Lord and wept with many tears. The Complete Jewish Bible. Chapter Parallel. 1 Samuel (CJB) In deep depression she prayed to ADONAI and cried. Common English Bible w/ Apocrypha. In this book we have an account of Eli, and the wickedness of his sons; also of Samuel, his character and. Hannah knew there was great power in prayer, there was purpose in the waiting, and there was blessing in the answer to her longings. Later in the book of Samuel, we read of how she would visit him regularly and bring him gifts, and how God honored her and gave Hannah 5 more children.

  In the biblical writings, Hannah is one of two wives of Elkanah. The other wife, Peninnah, had given birth to Elkanah's children, but Hannah was unable to bear children. Hannah . Hannah West has 23 books on Goodreads with ratings. Hannah West’s most popular book is Her Norman Lord (Norman Lords, #1). HANNAH’S PRAYER. 1 Samuel Key Verses: In bitterness of soul Hannah wept much and prayed to the Lord. And she made a vow, saying, “O Lord Almighty, if you will only look upon your servant’ s misery and remember me, and not forget your servant but give her a son, then I.   Peninnah was Hannah's "adversary" and made her feel so worthless because she didn't have children that Hannah stopped eating, wept constantly and was “in bitterness of soul.” If fact the Hebrew word that is used to describe Hannah's weeping is " bakah " which implies lamenting and wailing as though for the dead.