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Jewish history and you

by Sol Scharfstein

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Published by KTAV Publishing House in Hoboken .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- History -- Chronology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sol Scharfstein.
    GenreChronology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS114 .S32 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6782215M
    ISBN 100881256862
    LC Control Number00031043

      The Torah is written in Hebrew, the oldest of Jewish languages. It is also known as Torat Moshe, the Law of Moses. The Torah is the first section or first five books of the Jewish . The turmoil in Israel after the Yom Kippur War led to the election of Menachem Begin and the historical peace agreement with Anwar Sadat. The Yom Kippur War was the darkest time since the Holocaust for the Jewish people. But ultimately it came to emphasize the miraculous nature of Jewish survival. The 6 Day War in was a major turning point.

    Persons named Daniel (“God has judged”) are mentioned in Babylonian records and in the Bible elsewhere. For instance, a signer of Nehemiah’s covenant in B.C.E. was a priest by the name of Daniel (Nehemiah ).A Jewish oracle‑monger of the same name may or may not have lived in Babylon at the time of King Nebuchadnezzar.. Yet it is probable that the name of the hero of the Book Author: Elias Bickerman. Jewish culture. During the academic year –, the Center for Jewish History in New York gathered a small number of scholars, at various career stages, working on different periods in Jewish history and representing a range of methodologies and disciplines, to convene a Working Group on the History of the Jewish Size: 1MB.

    This Jewish response to a devastating epidemic in the early 20th century drew on a mixture of Eastern European customs and inspired both fierce proponents and harsh critics. Ladino The 11 Best Ladino Expressions and Phrases To KnowAuthor: Matt Plen. The Torah books of Numbers and Deuteronomy recount how the Israelites captured territories east of the Jordan River which were later settled by the tribes of Reuben, Gad, and half of Manasseh. The Book of Joshua (in Prophets) then presents the “official” biblical version of the conquest and settlement of the Promised people of Israel, assembled on the eastern .


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