Description - Judaism When Christianity Began by Jacob Neusner
Rabbinic Judaism emerged, along with Christianity, from antiquity and has formed the classical statement of Judaism to the present day. This book gives an introductory, systematic and holistic account of the theology and practice of Judaism during its formative period, covering topics such as: revelation and scripture, the doctrine of god, the definition of the holy, miracles, sacred space, atonement and repentance, death and the afterlife, and art and symbolism.
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(229mm x 152mm x mm)
Westminster/John Knox Press,U.S.
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Author Biography - Jacob Neusner
Jacob Neusner is Research Professor of Religion and Theology at Bard College. He also is a Member of the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton, and Life Member of Clare Hall, Cambridge University, in England. He has written over 850 books and unnumbered articles, both academic and popular, making him the most published humanities scholar in the world.