50 Jewish Messiahs: The Untold Life Stories of 50 Jewish Messiahs Since Jesus and How They Changed the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Worlds Jerry Rabow

ISBN: 9789652292889

Published:

Hardcover

216 pages


Description

50 Jewish Messiahs: The Untold Life Stories of 50 Jewish Messiahs Since Jesus and How They Changed the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Worlds  by  Jerry Rabow

50 Jewish Messiahs: The Untold Life Stories of 50 Jewish Messiahs Since Jesus and How They Changed the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Worlds by Jerry Rabow
| Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, ZIP | 216 pages | ISBN: 9789652292889 | 6.72 Mb

It is a little known fact that there have been more than fifty prominentJewish Messiahs . These characters, though unrenowned today, inspired messianicfervor that at times seized the whole Jewish, Christian, Muslim and even secularworlds. TheMoreIt is a little known fact that there have been more than fifty prominentJewish Messiahs . These characters, though unrenowned today, inspired messianicfervor that at times seized the whole Jewish, Christian, Muslim and even secularworlds. The stories of these fifty Messiahs, both male and female, are unknownsuppressed by Jewish religious authorities or ignored by historians of allreligions.

Until now. In Fifty Jewish Messiahs, these Jewish Messiahs areremembered, and now their forgotten stories - whether humorous, bizarre, tragicor solemn - are finally told.The Messiah who killed the PopeThe Messiah who was saved from the Inquisition when the Pope hid hi m in the VaticanThe Messiah who demanded that his head be cut off in order to prove his immortalityThe Messiah who defied the Holy Roman EmperorThe 17th century Messiah whose followers continued their secret society into the 20th centuryAnd to contemporary times and the story of the late Lubavitcher Rebbe, Menachem Mendel Schneerson, and how he inspired a passionate and devoted following.Above all, Fifty Jewish Messiahs examines humanity, not divinity, and history rather than theology.

Taken together, these intriguing stories paint a vivid portrait of the universal and timeless human need for optimism, and hope in a better future.About the AuthorJerry Rabow, a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard LawSchool, practiced law for 35 years in Los Angeles, where he lectured and wroteextensively on estate planning and probate.

He has been active for thirty yearsin various lay leadership positions with Valley Beth Shalom Synagogue in Encino,California. Jerry is the author of a nationally distributed booklet, Guide toJewish Mourning and Condolence, and currently attends lectures and classes inJudaica at UCLA and the University of Judaism. His hobbies include Jewishpapercutting and digital photography, and he is currently working on a new book,Fundamentals of Digital Photography



Enter answer





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "50 Jewish Messiahs: The Untold Life Stories of 50 Jewish Messiahs Since Jesus and How They Changed the Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Worlds":


lespetitesfillesrebelles.com

©2009-2015 | DMCA | Contact us