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In my own book, Justice in the City: An Argument from the Sources of Rabbinic Judaism, the phrase tikkun olam does not appear.
“I think that to take care of everybody is part of Tikkun Olam” the Hebrew motto meaning “repair the world,” he said.
The banner hanging above the tables read: Give Blood—Do Tikkun Olam!
Communism failed to deliver salvation and Tikkun Olam, or to preserve Jewish life.
One attack came in the form of an interview in "Olam Katan," a weekly pamphlet distributed in synagogues across the country.
By olam is meant the infinite, that which is permanent in the limits of time; olam also means "world" or "cosmos."My Religion|Leo Tolstoy
Cel'adon and Ame'lia, lovers of matchless beauty, and most devoted to each other.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
But the word seculum (olam) does not here signify duration of time, nor does it predicate extent.
As far as Moses is concerned, the noun olam designates the world itself, and also age or time.
Despite this defect, it cannot be denied that the Bechnath Olam possesses a peculiar charm of its own.Hebrew Humor and other Essays|Joseph Chotzner