Studying Classical Judaism

Written By Anonim
Studying Classical Judaism
  • Publsiher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release : 01 January 1991
  • ISBN : 9780664251369
  • Pages : 208 pages
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Download or read book entitled Studying Classical Judaism by author: Anonim which was release on 01 January 1991 and published by Westminster John Knox Press with total page 208 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. What do we know about the history, literature, and religion of Judaism in its formative age? How do we know it, and why does it matter? In Studying Classical Judaism, renowned scholar and author Jacob Neusner addresses these and other important questions. Applying many of the same methods Christian scholars use to study Christianity, Neusner outlines what we now know about ancient Judaism. He points out the core-belief of normative Judaism and reveals the methodological underpinnings of the most cogent and up-to-date interpretations of the texts that determined classical Judaism.

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Studying Classical Judaism

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release Date : 1991-01-01
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 9780664251369
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Summary : What do we know about the history, literature, and religion of Judaism in its formative age? How do we know it, and why does it matter? In Studying Classical Judaism, renowned scholar and author Jacob Neusner addresses these and other important questions. Applying many of the same methods Christian scholars ...

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