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A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the worldmany considered founding fathers of their respective disciplinesthis massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

INDEX TO VOL. IV II High Reputation of Chinese Jews, 34 Commercial and Social Decline, 35 Attempts to Rehabilitate Colony, 36 The Synagogue at K’ai- Fung- Foo,  36 Peculiar Religious Rites,  36 Holy of Holies, 37 Sabbaths and Festivals,  37 Their Literature,  38 Their Liturgy, 38 Chinnereth, also Chinneroth,  38 Chinon, Samson  of, 39 Chios, 39 Chiquitilla,  39 Chisdai, 39 Chittim ( Kittim),  39 Chiun, 39 Chmielnicki, Bogdan Zinovi,  39 Choba or Chobai,  40 Choir, 40 Levitical  Choir in the Temple,  40 Female Choristers, 40 After Temple Times, 41 Scientific Musical Choir in  Later Times,  41 Among Hasidim and  Reformers, 41 Cholera Asiatica, 41 Immunity of Jews,  41 London Epidemics, 42 In Germany and Russia,  42 Varying Opinions Respecting  Immunity, 42 Chor- Ashan, 43 Chorin ( Choriner), Aaron,  43 His First Work, 43 Opposition by the Orthodox,  43 Sentence Pronounced, 43 Attitude Toward Reform,  43 Consulted by Baden,  44 Chorin, Franz, 44 Chorny, Joseph Judah,  44 Chosameus, 45 Chosen People, 45 Consciousness  of Selection,  45 Conditions of Choice, 45 God’s Witnesses and Their  Inheritance, 45 In the Liturgy, 46 Chosroes ( Khosru) II. Parwiz,  46 Results of the Invasion,  46 Chotzner, Joseph,  46 Chovevei Zion, 46 Choynski, Joseph,  47 Christ, 47 Christian,  48 Christian, Gustav  Christopher, 48 Christiani, Friedrich Albrecht,  48 Christiani, Moritz Wilhelm,  48 Christiani, Pablo, 49 Nahmanides Victorious,  49 Christiani’s Proselytizing Tour  , 49 Christianity in Its Relation to Judaism,  49 The Messianic Movement,  50 John the Baptisi, 50 Jesus as a Man of the  People, 50 The Risen Christ, 51 Jesus’ Teachings, 52 Paul’s Antinomistic and  Gnostic Views,  52 Early Christianity a Jewish Sect,  53 Paganism Predominant, 53 Woman’s Part in the  Early Church, 53 Trinitarianism, 54 Persecution of Unitarians,  54 Medieval Image- Worship,  54 Mediatorship of Christ, 55 The Doctrine of Original Sin,  55 Faith and Reason, 55 Asceticism in the Monasteries,  56 Medieval Jewish Views of Christianity,  56 Christianity Compared with Islam,  57 Christianity’s Historic Mission, 57 Messianic Promises  Not Fulfilled,  58 Christina Augusta,  59 Christology, 59 Chronegk, Ludwig,  59 Chronicles, 59 Chronicles, Books  of, 59 Title, 60 Authorship and  Date, 60 Chronogram, 63 In Epitaphs,  63 In Books, 63 In Poetry, 64 Chronology,  64 Eras, 65 Jeremiah  and Ezekiel,  69 Jeroboam and Asa, 69 The Dates Assigned to Ahaz,  69 From the Exodus to Solomon,  69 The Earliest Period, 69 Babylonian Methods of Numeration,  69 Helpful Cuneiform Records, 70 Application of Assyrian Data,  70 Dates of Jewish Annalists,  71 Chrysostomus, Joannes,  75 Attack on Jews, 75 Arguments Against Judaism,  75 Chudnov, 76 Chuetas or Individuos  de la Calle, 76 Chufut- Kale, 76 Chumaceiro, Aron Mendes,  77 Church Councils, 77 Spanish Synods,  78 Other Synods, 78 Third Lateran Council,  1179, 78 Fourth Lateran Council, 1215, 79 Vienna Ienna Synod of  1267, 79 Council of Basel, 79 Vatican Atican Council,  1869– 70, 79 Church Fathers, 80 Their Importance to  Judaism, 80 Justin Martyr, 80 Clement and Origen,  80 Eusebius, Ephraem Syrus,  Epiphanius, 81 Jerome, 81 Augustine,  81 Chrysostom, Cyril, and Ambrose,  82 Clement and Origen, 82 Origen’s Debt to  the Haggadah,  82 Eusebius, 82 Acceptance by  Church Fathers of Hagga-dot, 83 Jerome’s Wide  Knowledge of Hebrew Tradi-tion,83 Disputations Between  Jews and Chris-tians, 84 China, High Reputation of Chinese Jews Church Fathers, Disputations...Aac— Apo  | Apo— Ben | Ben— Cha | Cha— Dre | Dre— Goa  | God— Ist  | Ita— Leo  | Leo— Mor | Mor— Phi | Phi— Sam | Sam— Tal  | Tal— Zwe   P  a g   V  ie w Search  | F i n d  | H o m e | I n d e x   P  a g   V  ie w

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Don Isaac Abravanel: Statesman and Philosopher
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The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Ecclesiastes
A straightforward, engaging commentary on the Book of Kohelet.

Jewish Life In The Middle Ages
A sweeping view of Jewish historical and cultural experience. Written in the end of the 19th century by an extremly astute historian and a storyteller, this volume will assist readers in better understanding the position of Jews in today's world as well.

The Jews of Yugoslavia: A Quest for Community
This work is a pioneer study of a little-known part of the modern Jewish world that is at once unique and a microcosm of European Jewry as a whole. The story of the Jews of Yugoslavia can be seen as a quest for community, to forge a unity of communal purpose and endeavor.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): PROVERBS
... the crown belongs to Crawford H. Toy's voluminous interpretation of the book of Proverbs --Rudolf Smend, from Wisdom in Ancient Israel , Cambridge, 1997.

History of the Jews, Vol. 6: A Memoir of the Author by Dr. Philipp Bloch, A Chronological Table of Jewish History, An Index to the Whole Work, and Four Maps
A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The sixth volume contains a memoir of the author by Dr. Philipp Bloch, a chronological table of Jewish history, an index to the whole work, and four maps.

Studies in Jewish Education VI: Teaching Jewish Values
The emphasis of this volume is on teaching of Jewish values and the development of the curriculum.

THE BIBLICAL ACCOUNT OF THE CONQUEST OF CANAAN


Dona Gracia of the House of Nasi
The noted historian Cecil Roth presents the first full-length biography of Dona Gracia in the English language. Banker, diplomat, philanthropist, defender of her people and promoter of its culture, she was revered by her sixteenth-century contemporaries and earned the highest esteem among Jewish historians in succeeding generations.

Tractate Berakhos II: Commentary and Study Guide
The guide to how Rabbis formulated their decrees and delt with changing conditions after the destruction of the Second Temple and the fall of Betar.

Volume 9, The Universal Jewish Encyclopedia
Created by Reform Rabbis and Jewish Scholars, many of whom escaped from Nazi Germany, the Encyclopedia exhibits a unique sensitivity to all forms of anti-Semitic agitation and malice and makes every effort to find allies among others, especially Christians, to forge a shield for Jewish people in the face of the coming catastrophe.

Education in Israel
Education in Israel gives a full account of the present school system in Israel and should be of interest to educationists of the modern world. For Israel is a microcosm of the modern world.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 8
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

History of the Jews in Russia and Poland, Vol. 1: From the Beginning until the Death of Alexander I (1825)
A History of the Jews in Russia and Poland from the pen of S. M. Dubnow (based upon a work in Russian which was especially prepared for JPS) needs neither justification nor recommendation. The work is divided into thee volumes. The first volume contains the history of the Jews of Russia and Poland from its beginnings until 1825.

JPS Torah Commentary: Exodus
Masterly commentary on the second book of the Bible by eminent Jewish scholar.

Life, Liberty and the Defense of Dignity: The Challenge for Bioethics
Thoughful, often profound writting about the limits of science and the limits of life, about what makes us human and gives us human dignity.

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History of the Jews, Vol. 6: A Memoir of the Author by Dr. Philipp Bloch, A Chronological Table of Jewish History, An Index to the Whole Work, and Four Maps
A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The sixth volume contains a memoir of the author by Dr. Philipp Bloch, a chronological table of Jewish history, an index to the whole work, and four maps.

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THE EIGHT CHAPTERS OF MAIMONIDES ON ETHICS


ALTJÜDISCHE DENKMÄLER AUS DER KRIM


Defenses of the Imagination: Jewish Writers and Historical Crisis
A carefully selected set of critical and biographical essays that offer analyses of a spectrum of poems, stories, historical and critical works by selected Jewish writers, who witnessed the presence of humanistic values in the most ghastly historical circumstances of the twentieth century.

Hebrew-English Torah: The Five Books of Moses
This is a Study Edition of the traditional Masoretic text placed next to the classic word-for-word Jewish translation by JPS; it features the most authoritative Hebrew text - based on the Leningrad Codex - complete with cantillation marks, vocalization and verse numbers.

Jesus
A compelling biography of Jesus of Nazareth, written by eminent Jewish scholar of the Second Temple and Early Christianity.

Renewing the Covenant: A Theology for the Postmodern Jew
Renewing the Covenant presents the first systematic statement of theology since Abraham J. Heschel set forth his distinctive, comprehensive philosophy of Judaism. This unique book will long be discussed by thoughtful readers.

Tractate Berakhos & Tamid v. I: Commentary and Study Guide
Master A Mesikta Series is a perfect perfect companion for the study of Talmud. Designed for those who already know something, the series provides important background information on Talmud and clarifies its content using outlines, elucidations of its text and commentaries: it explains the sequence of Talmud's texts, overviews discussed topics, zooms in on how aggadic portions of Talmud interact with its legal discussions, and much more...

Reading Guide and Index, The Universal Jewish Encyclopedia
Great introduction to all areas covered by Encyclopedia. All entries are hyperlinked to relevant Encyclopedia articles.

The Gate Behind the Wall: A Pilgrimage to Jerusalem
When Samuel Heilman took a sabbatical from teaching sociology to spend time in Jerusalem, he did not know that it would become a personal pilgrimage. What had begun by engaging the social scientist in me would end by awakening the Jew, Heilman writes.

A Grammar of Mishnaic Hebrew
More than any other, this book makes the subject is accessible to scholars who are not fluent in modern Hebrew.

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The Jewish Encyclopedia Vol. 12
A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the worldmany considered founding fathers of their respective disciplinesthis massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

Engendering Judaism: An Inclusive Theology and Ethics
A pioneering work on what it means to engender Jewish tradition, that is, how women s full inclusion can and must transform our understanding and practice of Jewish law, prayer, sexuality, and marriage. It challenges both mainstream Judaism and feminist dogma, and speaks across the movements as well as to Christian theologians and feminists.

Rabbinic Fantasies: Imaginative Narratives from Classical Hebrew Literature
This extraordinary volume is framed by two major original essays by the editors. Through sixteen unusual selections from ancient and medieval Hebrew texts, sensitively rendered into English prose, it reveals facets of the Jewish experience and tradition that would otherwise remain unknown.

From Diplomacy to Resistance: A History of Jewish Palestine, 1939-1945
The Second World War was a crucial period in the history of Jewish Palestine. Between 1939 and 1945, the Zionist movement and Jewish Palestine underwent considerable transformation. This carefully documented work recounts the events of that period of time.

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Ethics of Responsibility: Pluralistic Approaches to Conventional Ethics
Ethics of Responsibility bridges the gap between liberal Jewish philosophy and modern Orthodoxy. It is thoughtful reading for both the Jewish and non-Jewish scholar, teacher, and for all readers interested in the study of ethics and morality.

Kiddush Ha-Shem: An Epic of 1648
One of the earliest historical novels in modern Yiddish literature, Kiddush ha-Shem is a story of Jewish martyrdom during the Chmelnitsky uprising in mid-17th century Ukraine and Poland.

Spain, the Jews, and Franco
The role played by Spain during World War II regarding the Jews has long been a matter of controversy. This volume, first published in Hebrew to wide acclaim seeks to set the record straight. It offers a full and objective account of the rescue of Jewish refugees from Nazi-occupied countries by the Franco regime.

A Catalogue of Fragments of Halakhah and Midrash from the Cairo Genizah
The core of this impressive volume is its catalog of Rabbinica that is accompanied by twelve facsimile pages of representative documents.

History of the Jews, Vol. 1: From the Earliest Period to the Death of Simon the Maccabee (135 B.C.E.)
A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The first volume covers the period from the entry of Israelite tribes into the land of Canaan to the settlement of the Judeans in Egypt.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 1
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

La America: The Sephardic Experience in the United States
The story of the Jewish immigration to the United States of the Levantine Sephardim who entered the United States between 1899 and 1925.

JPS Hebrew-English (Jewish Bible) Tanakh
A true searchable (offline -- English only; in optional online mode -- both English and Hebrew) replica (including Biblical Hebrew vowel and cantillation marks) of the original 2nd printed edition. It is a MUST for any serious student of The Holy Scriptures and perfect a participant in Bible-study groups.

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The Path of the Upright: Mesillat Yesharim
The Path of the Upright, Rabbi Moshe Hayyim Luzzatto's guide to the perfection of human soul, stands on its own as one of the most influential and inspirational ethical works in Judaism. In this work, the author probes every aspect of the human personality and offers advice on ways to overcome its weaknesses. The Path of the Upright: Messillat Yesharim is a bilingual edition in Hebrew and English.

Volume 4, The Universal Jewish Encyclopedia
Created by Reform Rabbis and Jewish Scholars, many of whom escaped from Nazi Germany, the Encyclopedia exhibits a unique sensitivity to all forms of anti-Semitic agitation and malice and makes every effort to find allies among others, especially Christians, to forge a shield for Jewish people in the face of the coming catastrophe.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 2
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

Studies in Jewish Education II: Jewish Educational Research in Diaspora
History, trends and problems with the Jewish education in America.

A Commentary on the Book of Exodus
The last of the commentaries rendered into English, this Cassuto's work ranks among the finest modern contributions to the treasury of Biblical learning.

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