By Steven Nadler
Spinoza vs. Maimonides, For the Future of Judaism
Maimonides, Spinoza and Us: Toward an Intellectually Vibrant Judaism By Rabbi Marc D. Angel Jewish Lights Publishing, 224 pages, $24.99. What does a 12th-century rabbi in Egypt, arguably the greatest thinker in Jewish history, have in common with a 17th-century Jewish philosopher in Amsterdam who was “expelled from the people of Israel” for “abominable heresies…
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