Seasons of Our Joy

Author: Arthur O. Waskow
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0827609302
Format: PDF, ePub
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Reprint. Originally published: Toronto; New York: Bantam Books, 1982.

Christ in the Passover Christ in the Feast of Pentecost Christ in the Feast of Tabernacles Set

Author: Ceil Rosen
Publisher: Moody Publishers
ISBN: 0802483224
Format: PDF, ePub
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This package includes the complete three-volume set of the Christ in the Feasts series: Christ in the Passover, Christ in the Feast of Pentecost, and Christ in the Feast of Tabernacles. In Christ in the Passover, Ceil and Moishe Rosen explore the meaning behind the different elements of the feast such as the bitter herbs, salty water, a sweet apple mixture, and the shankbone of a lamb. This book invites you to enter the celebration of Passover, rich with history and significance for both Jew and Gentile. God wasn't finished working in the lives of His people after the waters of the Red Sea parted. Both past and future deliverance are celebrated in this solemn and joyful feast. Through Christ in the Passover, you’ll trace God’s involvement through the history of this holy day—from the first Passover, all the way to the modern Seder. And in the revised editions of this inviting book, the authors show you how the death and resurrection of Jesus the Messiah are forever interwoven with the Passover and its symbolism. In Christ in the Feast of Pentecost, this engrossing book will quickly capture your attention as you realize the excitement leading up to this festive occasion and the richness it will bring to your understanding of both the Old and New Testament references. The authors treat us to the sense of anticipation that "cannot be overstated" as their insightful account of traditions leading up to this holiday unfolds...a boy's first haircut, bonfires, sweet treats, artful paper cutting, firstfruits. Shavnot will lead believers in Jesus into greater understanding of the significance of the omer, the waiting period, which foreshadows our watching for His return and gives further meaning to our work of building His kingdom. In Christ in the Feast of Tabernacles, David Brickner will captivate you with the rich imagery of this great festival. From the feast's origins of being celebrated with temporary shelters to modern-day observances--and even its meaning for heaven--you'll be enriched by this fascinating account.

The Betrothed Bride of Messiah

Author: Rick Deadmond
Publisher: Xulon Press
ISBN: 1602661510
Format: PDF, Kindle
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From the very beginning, God planned an eternal marriage with redeemed man. There are seven holy rehearsals that God has given mankind to learn and experience His plan. The material covered in this book is based upon the Scripture coupled with ancient rabbinic commentaries and interpretation. (Biblical Studies)

Jewish Spiritual Direction

Author: Howard A. Addison
Publisher: Jewish Lights Publishing
ISBN:
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Representatives from all four contemporary Jewish movements offer insight into all aspects of spiritual direction, including theology, practice, companionship, group work, and embodied spirituality.

Recommended Reference Books in Paperback

Author: Jack O'Gorman
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated
ISBN:
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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An annotated, evaluative bibliography of some 1,000 reference titles chosen for their quality, economy, and availability. Each of the volume's 36 chapters describes and assesses paperbacks references focusing on a different subject area, from general reference volumes to the specific. The book is or

The Hillel Guide to Jewish Life on Campus

Author: Hillel
Publisher: Princeton Review
ISBN: 9780375750090
Format: PDF, Mobi
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The HILLEL GUIDE is the only book available that details Jewish life on U.S. college campuses with the help of the nationwide Hillel organization. It includes over 500 college listings, degree programs in Jewish studies, listing of Hillel Centers, information on overseas and summer programs, quotes from students about life at their schools, and more.

Ester

Author: Jean-daniel Macchi
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783170207523
Format: PDF, ePub
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Das Buch Ester gehort zu den funf Festrollen, den Megillot. ES berichtet von einer jungen Israelitin, die im persischen Reich zur Konigin aufsteigt und ihr Volk vor einem Genozid bewahrt. DIese Geschichte ist der Ausgangspunkt des Purim-Festes, das Juden in aller Welt bis heute feiern. Der Kommentar bietet eine Literarkritik des Textes und analysiert die Komposition der unterschiedlichen Perikopen ebenso wie Erzahlweise, Stil, Syntax und Vokabular. Macchi zeigt, wie das Buch auf biblischen und auSSerbiblischen Texten und Traditionen basiert und mit ihnen im Gesprach ist, und charakterisiert auf dieser Grundlage den Redaktionsprozess und die historischen und sozialen Kontexte, in denen Autoren und Redaktoren des Buches arbeiteten.