Interaction Between Judaism and Christianity in History, Religion, Art, and Literature
Language: en
Pages: 562
Authors: Marcel Poorthuis
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume contains essays dealing with complex relationships between Judaism and Christianity, taking a bold step, assuming that no historical period can be e
The Golden Age Shtetl
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-25 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Neither a comprehensive history of Eastern European Jewish life or the shtetl, Petrovsky-Shtern, professor of Jewish Studies at Northwestern University, focuses
Jewish Jesus Research and its Challenge to Christology Today
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Walter Homolka
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-10 - Publisher: BRILL

The Quests for the Historical Jesus resulted in a move “back to the Jewish roots!” Jewish Jesus research positioned Jewry within a dominantly Christian cult
Images of Cosmology in Jewish and Byzantine Art
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: Shulamit Laderman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-30 - Publisher: BRILL

The book presents new figurative models of interchange between Judaism and Christianity. It demonstrates the nexus connecting the account of Creation and the Ta
Judaism and World Religions
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: A. Brill
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-14 - Publisher: Springer

Provides the first extensive collection of traditional and academic Jewish approaches to the religions of the world, focusing on those Jewish thinkers that actu
Jewish Art in Late Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 86
Authors: Dr Shulamit Laderman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-06 - Publisher: BRILL

This survey of ancient Jewish art traces Tabernacle implements and their iconographic development from the Second Temple period until late sixth century CE. It
The Jewish Jesus
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Peter Schäfer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-23 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

In late antiquity, as Christianity emerged from Judaism, it was not only the new religion that was being influenced by the old. The rise and revolutionary chall
Comprehending Antisemitism through the Ages: A Historical Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 495
Authors: Armin Lange
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-23 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This volume traces the history of antisemitism from antiquity through contemporary manifestations of the discrimination of Jews. It documents the religious, soc
Heresy and the Formation of the Rabbinic Community
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: David M. Grossberg
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-21 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

Publisher's description: Between the first and sixth centuries C.E., a community of rabbis systematized their ideas about Judaism in works such as the Mishnah a
Historical Dictionary of Judaism
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Norman Solomon
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-30 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This third edition of Historical Dictionary of Judaism covers the history of the Jewish religion through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an