Published July 25, 2007
by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English
|Contributions||Edward Lummis (Translator)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||148|
Judaism was a Diverse Phenomenon In Christian circles the Judaism of the time of Jesus has often been thought of as an outward legalistic religion to which the message of Jesus and the early Christians was a complete antithesis. Such a picture has, however, proved to be a blatant caricature. The teachings of Jesus, his life story, his relationships, the things that were said of him by early Christians - all are best understood against the backdrop of Jesus' own time and place. Understanding Jewish life in the first century will help us better understand Jesus' mission and how it Cited by: 5. out of 5 stars The Religion of Jesus the Jew Book Review Reviewed in the United States on Novem This book, The Religion of Jesus the Jew, is one about Jesus, but not in a Son of God, Messiah, saved our sins kind of way, but as an historical person and His views on by: As the Jewish scholar Moshe Goshen-Gottstein put it, where Christians see the Bible as a story about God, humanity and salvation, Jews read it as being about God, people and land. The story of.
Jesus is the central figure of Christianity, believed by Christians to be the messiah, the son of God and the second person in the Trinity. But what do Jews believe about Jesus? For some Jews, the name alone is nearly synonymous with pogroms and Crusades, charges of . Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hollmann, Georg, b. Jewish religion in the time of Jesus. London: P. Green, After the death of Jesus, his followers—at the time a small sect of former Jews known as the Nazarenes—claimed he was the Messiah (Mashiach or מָשִׁיחַ, meaning anointed one) prophesied in Jewish texts and that he would soon return to fulfill the acts required of the majority of contemporary Jews rejected this belief and Judaism as a whole continues to do so today. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hollman, Georg Wilhelm, Jewish religion in the time of Jesus. Boston, American Unitarian Association,
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