Download e-book for kindle: Apostates, Hybrids, or True Jews?: Jewish Christians and by Raymond Lillevik

By Raymond Lillevik

This e-book explores the connection among Christian religion and Jewish id from the point of view of 3 Jewish believers in Jesus residing in jap and valuable Europe prior to global battle 1: Rudolf Hermann (Chaim) Gurland, Christian Theophilus fortunate (Chaim Jedidjah Pollak), and Isaac (Ignatz) Lichtenstein. They have been all rabbis or had rabbinic schooling, and have been in numerous methods combining their religion in Jesus as Messiah with a Jewish identification. The ebook deals a biographical learn of the 3 males and an research in their understandings of id. This research considers 5 different types for identity: the relation of Gurland, fortunate, and Lichtenstein to Jewish culture, to the Jewish humans, to Christian culture, to the Christian group, and to the community of Jewish believers in Jesus. Lillevik argues that Gurland, fortunate, and Lichtenstein in very alternative ways transcended essentialist in addition to constructionist principles of Jewish and Christian identity.

"This interesting, groundbreaking, and much-needed examine of those 3 pioneers highlights their contribution to nineteenth-century Hebrew Christianity and to Messianic Judaism this day. Lillevik tells their tales, lines their theological improvement, and explores the demanding situations they posed and confronted. in the course of the lens of heritage and comparative research, his cautious scholarship demands renewed awareness to the position of Jewish believers in Jesus because the bridge among church and synagogue. learn, mirror, and enjoy!"
--Richard Harvey, Hebrew Bible and Jewish reviews, All countries Christian university, Hertfordshire, UK

"Lillevik's e-book is a well timed and pioneering learn of 3 Jewish-Christian leaders of the overdue 19th and early 20th century. How did they negotiate the tough problem of mixing it sounds as if incompatible identities, Jewish and Christian? Lillevik addresses this query with nice empathy and methodical finesse. not anyone has provided and studied those 3 leaders in such breadth and intensity prior to. His booklet will stay a landmark research of Jewish-Christian identities within the glossy period."
--Oskar Skarsaune, Norwegian tuition of Theology, Oslo, Norway

Raymond Lillevik (PhD) is lecturer in Kristen Videregående skole in Nordland, Nesna in Norway. Apostates, Hybrids, or Jews? is a booklet of his Phd-dissertation on the Norwegian university of Theology.

Show description

Read Online or Download Apostates, Hybrids, or True Jews?: Jewish Christians and Jewish Identity in Eastern Europe, 1860–1914 PDF

Similar evangelism books

Get Marks of the Beast: The Left Behind Novels and the Struggle PDF

The Left at the back of sequence via Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins has turn into a favored tradition phenomenon, promoting an surprising forty million copies to this point. those novels, written by means of famous evangelical Christians, depict the reviews of these "left at the back of" within the aftermath of the Rapture, while Christ gets rid of actual believers, leaving every person else to undergo seven years of Tribulation below Satan's proxy, Antichrist.

Download e-book for kindle: People Raising: A Practical Guide to Raising Funds by William P. Dillon

Too frequently, the need to complete ministry is squashed below the terror and perceived burden of elevating the mandatory funds.  holiday via that notion right into a fact the place you succeed in out and successfully advance relationships that speedy let you succeed in your own or organizational investment and prayer aid objectives.

Download e-book for kindle: The New Proof Producers: What must we do that we might work by Morris Cerullo

"Do you wish to minister the note of God to others yet don't know how, or perhaps what your authority to take action is? John 6:28 asks: What we could do this we would paintings the works of God? " In his e-book, evidence manufacturers, Morris Cerullo solutions those questions with profound readability. He elaborates on themes such as:• who's a minister• the ability and authority delegated to us through God• find out how to function in religion and tool to beat the enemy• how you can hold forth the Gospel to others• religious breakthroughsThis ebook will educate you the way to be a “Proof manufacturer” that Jesus Christ is who He says He is—the Son of the residing God, our Messiah (our deliverer, our redeemer, and our healer).

Children, Families and God: Drawing the Generations Together by Lynn Alexander PDF

Contemplate youngsters, make disciples, construct the Church! With a professional blend of strong theology, biblical research, and correct own stories of modern day in addition to biblical households, little ones, households & God is a clarion name to all who are looking to see the Church reinforced and empowered.

Additional resources for Apostates, Hybrids, or True Jews?: Jewish Christians and Jewish Identity in Eastern Europe, 1860–1914

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Apostates, Hybrids, or True Jews?: Jewish Christians and Jewish Identity in Eastern Europe, 1860–1914 by Raymond Lillevik


by Edward
4.1

Rated 4.03 of 5 – based on 21 votes

admin