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By Shmuley Boteach

ISBN-10: 9652295787

ISBN-13: 9789652295781

Kosher Jesus is a undertaking of greater than six years learn and writing. The publication seeks to provide to Jews and Christians the genuine tale of Jesus, a unconditionally observant, Pharisaic Rabbi who fought Roman paganism and oppression and was once killed for it. whereas many Christians could be harassed via its statement that Jesus by no means claimed divinity and never merely didn't abrogate the Torah yet saw each letter of the legislations, they're going to locate convenience in my tracing such a lot of Jesus relevant teachings again to Jewish resources, this prior to he used to be stripped of his Jewishness via later writers who sought to painting him as an enemy of his humans. this can be very true of Jesus' most renowned oration, the Sermon at the Mount, that's a reformulation of the Torah he studied and to which he used to be dedicated. A small sampling: Jesus: (Matt 5:5) Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth. Hebrew Bible: (Psalms 37) The meek shall inherit the earth, and enjoyment themselves within the abundance of peace. Jesus: (Matt 5:8) Blessed are the natural in center, for they shall see G-d. Hebrew Bible: (Psalms 24) Who shall ascend the mount of the Lord the pure-hearted. Jesus: (Matt 5:39) but when an individual moves you at the correct cheek, flip to him the opposite additionally. Hebrew Bible: (Lamentations 3:30) permit him provide his cheek to him who smites him.... Jesus: (Matt 6:33) yet search first his country and his righteousness, and most of these issues can be yours to boot. Hebrew Bible: (Psalms 37:4) pride your self within the Lord, and He shall provide the wants of your middle. Jesus: (Matt 7:7) Ask, and it'll take delivery of you; seek, and you'll find; knock, and the door can be opened for you. Hebrew Bible: (Jer 29:13) if you happen to look for me, you can find me; when you search me with your entire center. Jesus: (Matt 7:23) Then i'm going to claim to them, I by no means knew you; depart from me, you evildoers. Hebrew Bible: (Psalms 6:9) go away from me, all you staff of evil... The ebook can also be for Jews who stay deeply uncomfortable with Jesus as a result of Church s lengthy heritage of anti-Semitism, the deification of Jesus, and the Jewish rejection of any Messiah who has now not fulfilled the Messianic prophecies. We Jews will perpetually reject the divinity of any guy, the one so much emphatic prohibition of our Bible. And we will be able to by no means settle for the Messiahship of any character, even if noble or well-intended, who died with out ushering within the age of actual redemption. yet as Christians and Jews now come jointly to like and aid the majestic and humane Jewish country, it s time that Christians rediscover the deep Jewishness and spiritual Jewish dedication of Jesus, whereas Jews reexamine a misplaced son who was once murdered by means of a brutal Roman country who sought to impose Roman tradition and rule upon a tiny but obdurate kingdom who isn't severed from their everlasting covenant with the G-d of Israel.

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