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A Jewish understanding of the New Testament.

by Samuel Sandmel

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Published by Ktav Pub. House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. N.T. -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity.,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Judaism.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2361.2 .S26 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiv, 336 p.
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5047444M
    ISBN 100870682628
    LC Control Number74008041

    The reader should come away understanding that the New Testament is a Jewish book--written by Jews, largely about Jews, and was meant for both Jews and Gentiles. Jews should know that the New Testament presents Yeshua from Natzeret (Nazareth) as the Son of David, Israel's long- awaited Messiah, essential for Jewish individual and corporate /5(19). The New Testament sheds important light on early Jewish life and literature, from the practice of Halacha relations with Rome to women’s social roles to the meaning of apocalyptic texts.

    This lesson will examine the characteristics of each of these sects for a greater understanding of each one’s place in the New Testament. Jewish Logos Theology and Two Powers in Heaven Jewish ideas of Logos, “the Word,” existed even before the lifetime of Jesus and informed the Jesus movement’s understanding of Jesus as the “Word made. They look at Second Temple Judaism, the tensions, trends, and changes in the region under the influence of Hellenism and the Roman occupation, and the Jewish factions of the time, seeing Jesus as a Jew in this environment; and the written New Testament as arising from .

    Jews wrote the books of the New Testament. When they were first written, Jews read the books of the New Testament. And then, those same books became the basis for a new religion, Christianity, that broke from Judaism entirely. In fact, over the centuries, some Christians even turned the New Testament against Judaism. First published in , The Jewish Annotated New Testament was a groundbreaking work, bringing the New Testament's Jewish background to the attention of students, clergy, and general readers. In this new edition, eighty Jewish scholars bring together unparalleled scholarship to shed new light on the text.


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Samuel Sandmel applies scholarly criticism and provides historical background to the writings of the New Testament, revealing how the sacred literature of other religions can provide A Jewish understanding of the New Testament. book perspectives on /5. A Jewish Understanding of the New Testament: Rabbi Samuel Sandmel: - A Jewish Understanding of the New Testament.

By: Rabbi Samuel Sandmel. Sample Pages. More. Buy Item $ Retail: $ Save 10% ($) 3 out of 5 stars ( 3/5(1). The New Testament writers, with perhaps the exception of Luke, are all Jews.

The early Apostles and followers of Jesus are also Jewish. Fulfillment of the Jewish Hope in the New Testament. The basic theme of the New Testament is uniquely a Jewish one: the fulfillment of the messianic hope. This expectation was peculiarly the possession of Israel.

Many Jewish people know the New Testament only through A Jewish Understanding of the New Testament - Read book online Read online: An in-depth look at the Christian scriptures—from a Jewish.

A Jewish Understanding of the New Testament By Rabbi Samuel Sandmel. Jewish Lights Publishing,pages Reviewed by Israel Drazin This classic study should be read by everyone, Jew and non-Jew.

It is a respectful scholarly analysis of the New Testament, first published in and republished twice, written in simple English for non-scholars. "The Jewish Annotated New Testament makes a wonderful contribution to Jewish appreciation of the New Testament, on the one hand, and Christian appreciation of the Jewish dimension of New Testament literature, Jesus, and his disciples, on the other We owe [the editors and their many contributors our thanks for putting together such a useful and positive contribution to New Testament interpretation /5().

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Commentary: A Jewish Understanding,” the first in a three-year series of annual examinations of how Judaism, Christianity, and Islam interpret not only their own sacred texts, but the scriptures of the other monotheistic faiths as well.

(From left) Dr. Norman J. Cohen, Provost and Professor of Jewish Understandings of the New Testament. A Jewish understanding of the New Testament. [Samuel Sandmel] -- "This informative book will augment both Jewish and Christian study of the New Testament, as well as provide a well-rounded introduction to its literary flavor and historical significance for seekers.

A Jewish understanding of the New Testament by Samuel Sandmel; 9 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Bible, Judaism, Criticism, interpretation, Relations. She quickly determined that one of the books must have been misshelved, for it bore the title "New Testament." The placing of a copy of the New Testament on a shelf full of books on Jewish faith was most likely the ironic oversight of a careless library worker.

Yet, in its authorship, content and focus, there is hardly a book more Jewish. OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 25 cm: Contents: pt. 1: Preliminaries --A description of the New Testament --The historian's approach --The Jewish background --From Judaism into Christianity --pt. 2: Paul and the Pauline epistles --The background of Paulinism --Paul --Paul's doctrine of Christ --The church and the law of Moses --The epistles of Paul --Pauline Christianity and.

Understanding the Jewishness of Jesus and the New Testament can enrich believers so wonderfully. Starting out, we need to look at Romans The Apostle Paul uses an agricultural analogy in nature. That is the analogy of the olive tree. Paul speaks about gentile Christians being wild olive branches.

A Jewish Understanding of the New Testament introduces the text to Jewish readers. Samuel Sandmel applies scholarly criticism and provides historical background to the writings of the New Testament, revealing how the sacred literature of other religions can provide fresh perspectives on. The Jewish Annotated New Testament Although major New Testament figures–Jesus and Paul, Peter and James, Jesus’ mother Mary and Mary Magdalene–were Jews, living in a culture steeped in Jewish history, beliefs, and practices, there has never been an edition of the New Testament that addresses its Jewish background and the culture.

In New Testament times, the Roman government persecuted the Christians, and the Book of Revelation did for the Christians of that day what the Book of Daniel did for the Jews of an earlier date: assure those who were suffering for their faith that although the evil forces in the world were then in the ascendancy, the time was not far distant.

First, it should be noted that the Jewish New Testament (JNT) is essentially a paraphrase of the Greek New Testament -- not a formal, academic translation.

The JNT offers various needed cultural corrections to the standard "Gentile" versions common today (e.g., KJV, NASB, NIV, etc.). which the New Testament books were written. Do you think it will make a New Testament. Read Acts How does understanding these religious perspectives help us understand the groups mentioned in these verses.

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The Jewish Annotated New Testament is the first time that Jewish scholars have ever been involved in editing a version of the New Testament. Though much of the New Testament .The New Testament is a Jewish book, written by Jews, initially for Jews.

Its central figure was a Jew. Uses neutral terms and Hebrew names. Highlights Jewish features and Jewish references. Historical background makes the New Testament more understandable. Category: Bibles Jewish New Testament And Jewish New Testament Commentary.