Jeffrey Abraham: Sports and Judaism

After an entire semester of looking at sports and Judaism, do you believe the two can coexist? Why or why not? With the halakhic restrictions against playing sports on Shabbat, as well as all of the difficulties Jewish sports players have todayfacing both anti-Semitism and a lot of pressure from the church worlddo you think that Jews who play sports can really make it? Also, after this course, are you now more or less inclined to root for a Jewish sports player? Please write at least one page, double-spaced.

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