The Chosen: Danny and Reuven's Friendship

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Danny and Reuven represent deeply committed friends. Their live intertwine when historical circumstances , religious realities, and their father's differences in child rearing dramatically affect their respective senses of security and happiness.

Danny and Reuven, an Unbelievable Friendship On one side of the visible light spectrum is ultra-violet rays, and on the other, infrared rays. If two people were to stand on a visible light spectrum and represent their personalities based on where each other stand, David Malter would stand on one side, and miles away, possibly not even on the spectrum would be Isaac Saunders. The fathers of Reuven Malter and Danny Saunders create the central conflict of The Chosen by Chaim Potok. Historical …show more content…

None of these practices would ever occur at the more secular synagogue, native to Reuven and David Malter because no one there spends their time making intentional mistakes in Talmud just to see if someone will catch it. Time for that just doesn't exist with the orthodox' because they have other things to do. Gematria does not even get performed at the other synagogues. On

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