By Rabbi Samuel Sandmel,Rabbi David Sandmel
An in-depth examine the Christian scriptures—from a Jewish perspective.
Many Jewish humans comprehend the hot testomony in basic terms via snippets of verse heard at a Christian marriage ceremony or funeral, or via a bankruptcy learn in literature classification. Many are thoroughly unexpected with the that means or messages of Christian scripture and hence carry unusual or startling judgments approximately it.
A Jewish figuring out of the hot Testament introduces the textual content to Jewish readers. Samuel Sandmel applies scholarly feedback and offers ancient heritage to the writings of the hot testomony, revealing how the sacred literature of alternative religions offers clean views on one’s personal ideals.
Without compromising his Jewish identification or encouraging any conventional Jewish stereotypes of the recent testomony, Sandmel bargains an enlightened view of Christian ideals and encourages readers to recognize their universal humanity with humans of all religions. (Previously released by means of KTAV Publishing condo, 1974, ISBN 0-870682-628.)
Rabbi Samuel Sandmel was once professor of Bible and Hellenistic Literature at Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of faith, and writer of many very popular books within the fields of Jewish and Bible reports.
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A Jewish Understanding of the New Testament by Rabbi Samuel Sandmel,Rabbi David Sandmel