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The Makers and Teachers of Judaism

From the Fall of Jerusalem to the Death of Herod the Great

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Published: 1911
Language: English
Wordcount: 131,598 / 381 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 72.2
LoC Category: BL
Downloads: 949
Added to site: 2004.07.01
mnybks.net#: 8361
Genres: Biography, Religion
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aism at the Beginning of the Christian Era.

APPENDIX I. A PRACTICAL BIBLICAL REFERENCE LIBRARY

APPENDIX II. GENERAL QUESTIONS AND SUBJECTS FOR SPECIAL RESEARCH.

LIST OF MAPS AND CHARTS

JEWISH AND CONTEMPORARY CHRONOLOGY FROM 597 TO 165 B.C.

THE EMPIRES OF BABYLONIA, PERSIA, AND ALEXANDER

THE JEWISH COMMUNITY IN PALESTINE DURING THE PERSIAN AND GREEK PERIODS

THE JERUSALEM OF NEHEMIAH

CHRONOLOGY OF THE MACCABEAN AND ROMAN PERIODS

PALESTINE DURING THE MACCABEAN PERIOD

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THE EXILE AND THE REVIVAL OF THE JUDEAN COMMUNITY

Section XCI. THE JEWS IN PALESTINE AND EGYPT

[Sidenote: Lam. 2:1-5] How the Lord hath beclouded in his anger the daughter of Zion! He hath cast down from heaven to earth the beauty of Israel, And he hath not kept in remembrance his footstool in the day of his anger. The Lord hath swallowed up without mercy every habitation of Jacob, He hath thrown down in his wrath the strongholds of the daughter of Judah, He hath struc

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Average Rating of 2 from 1 reviews: **
2008.03.27
m. jones
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This discussion is not of great interest. It gives the odd fact here and there, as the origin of the notion that 70 scholars translated the OT or TANACH intoGreek from the original.

The discussion of the Mesiannic idea is essentially Christian. There are no meaningful discussions as given by Jewish early or later, as RASHI or Maimonides. If the reader is serious about learning, this discussion will provide little.


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