Christianity & Rabbinic Judaism: A Parallel History of Their Origins & Early Development

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  • Title: Christianity & Rabbinic Judaism: A Parallel History of Their Origins & Early Development
  • Author: Hershel Shanks
  • ISBN: 9781880317082
  • Page: 136
  • Format: Paperback

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Christianity & Rabbinic Judaism: A Parallel History of Their Origins & Early Development

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  1. A parallel history of the development of Rabbinic Judaism and Christianity in the first six centuries of the common era.This is really a textbook aimed at college graduate student of comparative religions but still found much of the sections quite readable.The most interesting part of the book is how it puts both Christianity and Rabbinic Judaism in the context of the destruction of the Second Temple in 70 CE plus the control of Israel in the hands of Rome.I was unaware of the various struggles [...]


  2. This nine chapter book has eight chapters that deserve five stars Unfortunately, chapter 2 The Life of Jesus deserves no stars at all In fact, I can t believe it s in the book It s author repeatedly makes grossly uninformed statements about Jesus and Christianity It s so off that it s worth reading just for the novelty of seeing something so worthless get published in a scholarly book of essays Don t let this stop you from reading an otherwise excellent book, which is volume II volume I Ancient [...]


  3. As a Christian, I have many questions about the history of Judaism in the time of the early church This book, really a collection of essays, presents the histories of the Christian church and Rabbinic Judaism in a way that clarifies the interaction between the two The essay format has the advantage of allowing each author to present his own views with his own biases The reader is left with the responsibility of sorting out facts and distortions, reaching conclusions, and understanding the tensio [...]



  4. Fantastically useful book I like the Jewish writers a lot better than Christians, insofar as they take history seriously and don t second guess everything.