Judaism
epub |eng | | Author:Michael L. Brown

The original Hebrew-Aramaic name of Jesus is yeshu‘a, which is short for yehōshu‘a (Joshua), just as Mike is short for Michael. The name yeshu‘a occurs 27 times in the Hebrew ...
( Category: Religious Studies July 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-08-06 | Author:Judith Butler

HANNAH ARENDT AND THE END OF THE NATION-STATE? Hannah Arendt has never been easy to categorize and that probably has to do in part with her rather insistent critique of ...
( Category: Judaism July 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-03 | Author:Alfred L. Ivry [Ivry, Alfred L.]

( Category: Philosophy July 14,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-28 | Author:Abraham Joshua Heschel

Let us search for the source of all these trials and sufferings, and we shall find that a state of dissolution prevails in the midst of us; that an evil ...
( Category: Judaism July 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:David Biale [Biale, David]

The need for a new knowledge of the self prompted the profusion of autobiographies that constituted one of the main literary genres of the Haskalah. Virtually every maskil felt compelled ...
( Category: Judaism July 11,2018 )
mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Its Ministry & Services

Special Preparations The special preparations for the Passover commenced on the evening of the 13th of Nisan, with which, according to Jewish reckoning, the 14th began, the day being always ...
( Category: Judaism July 3,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jonathan Neumann

THE MIDRASH The Midrash is a literary category comprising homiletical rabbinic teachings—mostly from a similar era as the Talmud. They’re commentaries that build on nuances, ambiguities, discrepancies, and other textual ...
( Category: Politics & Government June 26,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-09 | Author:Oz, Amos & Oz-Salzberger, Fania [Oz, Amos]

Isaiah and Micah spoke of “the end of days.” Daniel mentioned the mysterious “end of wonders.” Note that these expressions denote time, not place. They are neither Paradise nor Elysium. ...
( Category: Anthropology June 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-02 | Author:Ezra Barany [Barany, Ezra]

Chapter 73 Lieutenant General Richard Stone hung up the phone and immediately picked it back up. “Get me a trace on this number.” He read off the number of the ...
( Category: Judaism June 8,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Dennis Prager

GERMANY In Germany the situation was basically the same as in France. With the exception of the philo-semite Gotthold Lessing, leaders of the German Enlightenment were divided between those who ...
( Category: Judaism June 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-09-22 | Author:Jonathan Kirsch [Kirsch, Jonathan]

—JUDGES 10.6-8 And the children of Israel cried unto the Lord, saying: “We have sinned against Thee, in that we have forsaken our God, and have served the Baalim.” —JUDGES ...
( Category: Bible Study & Reference June 5,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Norman Podhoretz

* * * ALTHOUGH WRITING A proper “Life and Times of Jeremiah” would no more be possible than doing a similar job on Isaiah, the scholars, mercifully, have left us ...
( Category: Bible Study & Reference May 29,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Shachar M. Pinsker

5 New York City Kibitzing in the Cafés of the New World My New York remains the New York of the cafeterias, the salesmen, the evening session students, the countermen, ...
( Category: World May 15,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-31 | Author:Julie Baretz [Baretz, Julie]

The Dark Side of the Royal Family King David’s household can be described as dysfunctional at best and in the darkest light as deeply abusive. In fact, the story of ...
( Category: Bible Study & Reference May 13,2018 )

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